Unearthing Black Gold Training DVD

A Geotechnical Hazard Awareness Training DVD  for Open Pit Coal Mine Workers

Script Authors: John Simmons and Graeme Boyd


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The ACG seeks to build upon the skills and knowledge of mining operators and industry practitioners and assist operations to improve mine safety and production performance.

Topics Include

  • Open pit coal mine risk management and geomechanical issues
  • Terminology, mining cycle, and explanation of pit slope hazards
  • Understanding pit slope failures and their warning signs
  • Understanding stockpile and dump hazards and their warning signs

Key Features

  • High quality open pit coal mining images and state-of-the-art graphics
  • Reflects current Australian PPE standards and safe working procedures
  • Applicable to most open pit coal operations
  • Assessment material on CD
  • Language support materials

Additional information


Purchased within Australia, ACG Australian affiliate member, Purchased overseas


Australian Centre for Geomechanics

Product type

Training DVD