“Training the next generation of America’s Coalminers”

burn tunnel 2webMTTC Classes for 2014 (web form) or MTTC courses offered 2014(pdf) 


Many training programs are paid for by grants through the US Dept. of Labor and State funding.

All classes are taught by certified MSHA Instructors !

Students receive 240 hours of instruction including:

  • Intro to Underground Mining
  • Self contained, self rescuer
  • Mine maps and escape ways
  • Roof and rib control
  • Ventilation
  • Mine gases
  • First aid
  • Meets requirements of:
    • 40 hour MSHA underground
    • 24 hour MSHA surface card
    • 80 hour WV underground
    • Accredited by Penn State University and the Community & Technical College at West Virginia University Institute of Technology