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Upcoming course dates for Explosives Training/Shotfirer Training Queensland for Shotfirer Licencing and Support Blast Crew Blastcon conducts various training via Third Party Agreement with Tectra Australia RTO No. 40889,  either on mine sites or wherever we can provide the best services. We hold regular courses in Brisbane and other areas as requested.


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The following link to the Department of Natural Resources and Mines provides you with useful information for Blasting and Shotfiring The following dates are provided for your information. Should at any time there be insufficient numbers to run a course the course will be postponed. Please Note: All persons must be at least 18 years of age to participate in these courses and have an acceptable police clearance certificate.    The form that is required is a QP0349D Application for a Police Certificate and ASIO Security Assessment – Ammonium Nitrate. ‎





Full Conduct Shotfirer Training Course -Queensland Explosives training – 5 days.   Small class sizes (maximum 10 candidates) so be quick. NATIONALLY RECOGNISED COMPETENCIES  Our courses include an actual blast (practical) on a Quarry site for assessment purposes. 15th to 19th January 2018  


We are holding a Full Conduct Shotfiring course which will include 2 days for Support Shotfiring if this is all you require. The course will be held from the 15th of January for the first two days for all attendees and then the last three will be for those wanting to do the Full Conduct Shotfiring. Please let us know asap. We appreciate that it is not long after Christmas but be the first cabs off the rank when hopefully all the companies start advertising for staff in the New Year.  



Support Shotfirer training  – 2 daysRequirement for OCE’s, Deputy’s and individuals wanting to get into the mining industry with minimum requirement for a BLAST CREW position.       Expressions of interest required.







Refresher Full Conduct Shotfiring – 1 dayFor active shotfirers only to update licence.RPL available for current active shotfirers – on application. On request  
Oil & Gas –  Down Hole Perforation competencies On request  
UnderGround Coal Conduct Shotfiring &  (Deputy Requirements). On request  All sites