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Refuge Chamber Training Centre Provides Operation and Service Course

MineARC is pleased to announce the official opening of our new Refuge Chamber Training Centre, located at our manufacturing facility in Perth, Western Australia.

The centre has been built to facilitate the training and certification of MineARC staff and clients in the emergency operation and regular servicing of MineARC refuge chambers and ancillary products. The chambers have been designed specifically to accommodate convenient service, maintenance and operational training in an above-ground environment, with an open front and seating for four.

Refuge Chamber Training Centre WA
Dedicated Refuge Chamber Training Centre offers free operational and service training.

On display are our three newly designed MineSAFE Training Chambers; a Standard Design with Series IV Scrubber, Standard Design (HRM) with Series III Scrubber and Compact Design with ELVP Scrubber.

The chambers feature all of the major life-supporting features of a standard MineARC refuge chamber in order to facilitate comprehensive training on all of the vital componentry of a real-life chamber:

  • Refuge chamber control and scrubbing system
  • MARCISORB chemical cartridge simulation props
  • External mine air filter kit (CAMS or 3-stage kit)
  • Oxygen candle
  • Air conditioning and dehumidifying
  • Four-battery bank to power control system
  • Internal lighting
  • External warning siren and strobe lights
  • Communications system

The MineSAFE Training Chambers are available for sites to purchase for their own operational training purposes and come complete with all relevant training manuals and operational videos. To inquire about the purchase of a training chamber for your site or book a visit to MineARC’s Perth Training Centre to view the full range of MineARC refuge chambers and ancillary products, please contact us.

Access more information about MineARC’s upcoming Service Schools by clicking here.