Blast Management

Misfire Management

A one day course for shotfirers with responsibility for the conduct of open cut blasting.

This course provides supplementary skills to licensed shotfirers in the management and resolution of misfire events. Course content includes investigative theories and practices, recovery techniques and risk management of investigation and recovery, reporting and external liaison, root cause analysis techniques, structure and corrective actions and preventative measures.

The course is structured for delivery on an on-site basis, with approximately eight hours of
presentations, workshops and assessment for core learners. Also an additional half to one
hour of presentation and review, with core attendees and site management and supervisory personnel with responsibility for production and blasting operations.