INA, Ill. (May 17, 2018) – Three specialized trainings for surface and underground miners have been scheduled to meet seven times this summer at Rend Lake College. All training courses will meet on the RLC Ina campus in the Coal Mining Training Center, and will be taught by RLC Mining Technology Instructor Don McBride.
Annual Surface and Underground Refresher trainings are set for 8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. on the following Fridays: June 8, July 27, and August 24. Each course costs $50.
New Miner Surface and Underground trainings are also on the schedule for June and August. Miners will meet from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday, June 18 through Friday, June 22, or Monday, August 6 through Friday, August 10. The cost of the class is $165, and attendees must pre-pay and pre-register.
New miners needing the surface-only trainings will meet from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20 through Friday, June 22, or Wednesday, August 8 through Friday, August 10. The cost of the training is $120.
For more information, contact McBride at 618-437-5321, Ext. 1217 or . To register for any of the trainings, contact Joy Fitts at Ext. 1261 or .