Training Information

Check back here for updated information for Health and Safety and Local Union Officer training opportunities when they become available.


Mine Academy Safety Committee Training

The Mine Academy Safety Committee will be holding two  Surface/Underground training opportunities in 2019.


September 16, 2019 – September 20, 2019

October 21, 2019 – October 25, 2019


All applications must be submitted before Monday, August 5, 2019. Due to limited space, applications will be accepted on a first come first serve basis.


Click here for the Mine Academy Safety Committee Training Application.


Local Union Training Conference

The 2019 Local Union contract training conference, sponsored by the UMWA’s International Contract Department, will be taught by the faculty of West Virginia University’s Institute of Labor Studies and Research.



Please check back for more information on dates, location and how to sign up!