Resembling a block in shape.
The distance that the initiation system has functioned in front of the blast firing.
Coefficient of Variance (CV)
Standard deviation expressed as a percentage of the mean.
The authority having jurisdiction for administering legislation covering the manufacture, transport, storage and handling of dangerous goods and / or explosives within a particular State or Territory. There may be more than one authority in an ANE supply chain.
The presence of an alert and authorised person or the continuous monitoring by video or electronic surveillance.
CPAN / PPAN
Creating the pit left by an explosion.
A credible evacuation scenario is one with a high likelihood that within 45 minutes of the evacuation being initiated there is no person in a building inside Protected Works Class B distance and no person in the open inside Protected Works Class A distance. (Note that 45 minutes is the worst case – the target evacuation timeframe is 30 minutes.) Whether evacuation is credible can only be assessed on a site-specific basis. Refer Appendix D.
Critical Machine System
A machine system which has been assessed to present unacceptable consequences if the machine or its protective system should fail.
The operation of a pump when there is no flow due to the outlet or discharge line being closed or blocked.
These units of competency are recommended for current Drill and Blast Engineers, Superintendents, Supervisors and Senior Shotfirers wishing to increase both their design and management skills.
Course assessment is by completion of classroom and online components and by assignment submission.
Class size is limited to eight persons on a first come basis.
Course leader is Peter Duniam BE. MPM. Director of Blast Management International with over thirty years industry experience.
5 DAY COURSE
MAY 11-15, 2020
$2,900 per person includes lunch each day, 500 page colour manual and statement of attainment for the completed competencies.
ENQUIRIES & BOOKINGS
Phone (07) 3348 5144
0409 001 186
Note this class is not suitable for persons without comprehensive drill and blast experience in either an engineering or operational role.