National Criminal History Check
A criminal history check conducted on an applicant through the Police Service. This check covers all states and territories.
Net Equivalent Quantity
Net Explosive Quantity
The mass of explosive material contained in an explosive.
No Warning Explosion
An explosion which occurs which is not as a consequence of some other cause which would be obvious to an observer in the vicinity.
Noise Sensitive Place
Noise sensitive place means any of the following places –
(a) a dwelling;
(b) a library, childcare centre, kindergarten, school, college, university or other educational institution;
(c) a hospital, surgery or other medical institution;
(d) a protected area, or an area identified under a conservation plan as a critical habitat or an area of major interest, under the Nature Conservation Act 1992;
(e) a marine park under the Marine Parks Act 1982;
(f) a park or garden that is open to the public (whether or not on payment of money) for use other than for sport or organised entertainment.
A person (in addition to the licence holder) who is named in the SP and is responsible for managing the implementation of the SP. This person must hold an unsupervised handling licence.
A non-ferrous material is one that does not contain iron in appreciable amounts.
Examples of non-ferrous materials used in explosives manufacture, storage and transport include:
Timber lining of magazines secured with copper or bronze nails.
Carry boxes on light vehicle carry boxes manuifactured from aluminium.
Gutta-Percha, a natural rubber, used in the manufacture of very sensitive primary explosives.
High temperature explosive used in well perforation
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.