Appointed Persons (Section 44)
Online Training


Appointed PersonsAppointed Persons play an essential role at mine sites, by helping the principal employer, manager or authorised person for whom they work to fulfil their compliance obligations under the Western Australia Mines Safety and Inspection (MSI) Act 1994 and the WA Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995.

This course looks at Appointed Persons' responsibilities, duties and obligations. It gives participants the opportunity to examine the specific Parts of the MSI Act and Regulations that are relevant to an Appointed Persons' role.

Ten principal obligations are examined in this course:

  • Workplace inspections
  • Reporting
  • Training and supervision
  • Emergency procedures
  • Plant and substance
  • Risk management
  • Compliance
  • Delegation
  • Mines inspection
  • Safety and health representative obligations

Intended For

All supervisors who are appointed to assist the principal employer or registered manager in carrying out his/her duties under the Act. (MSI Act 1994 s44(2)).

Key benefits of AVELING's online Appointed Persons course:

  • Logon anywhere, anytime
    This training course is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You can take the course anywhere on a laptop or standard PC with an Internet connection.
  • Take it at your own pace
    We keep track of your progress throughout the course. This enables you to take the course over several days or weeks if needed.

Topics Covered

  • Legislative requirements
  • Compliance
  • Workplace inspections
  • Reporting
  • Training, supervision and delegation
  • Emergency procedures
  • Plant and substances
  • Complying with legislation
  • Mine inspectors
  • Safety and Health Representatives


A Certificate of Participation will be emailed at the end of the course.

Duration: 2.5 hours
Time: Anytime
Dates: Anywhere using a standard computer and Internet
Fee: $209.00 (inc GST)

More Information

+ Technical requirements


+ Customise this course

Course Demo

Course Demo

Related courses

Last updated: 10 February, 2016

Version 1.0