MSHA Classes

MAPTS Mine Safety and Health Administration classes are delivered across the state of Alaska by instructors who have worked in the mining industry. MAPTS is designated as the state provider by MSHA and our instructors are "blue card" certified.  All classes are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  There is a noon cutoff for registration the business day before class.   Late arrivals will not be permitted.  Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment.

MAPTS does not provide MSHA certifications to minors (under 18 years old).


Anchorage:  219 E. International Airport Rd., Suite 100

Soldotna:  162 College Road at Steffy Building on KPC Campus


MAPTS classes require pre-payment.

Course Fees:

Part 46 Sand and Gravel Refresher: $200

Part 48 Surface Refresher: $200

Part 48 Underground Refresher: $200

Part 46 Sand and Gravel New Miner: $250

Part 48 Surface New Miner: $250

Part 48 Underground New Miner: $400



MSHA Forms:

MAPTS is offering MSHA classes via distance delivery (Zoom).  
The schedule below indicates "distance delivery" live interactive classes. 
*Distance delivery students must have access to a computer or laptop allowing two-way connectivity, including camera and audio.  No phones are permitted for class connectivity.
Details regarding distance delivery online protocol are offered under "MSHA Forms" above.


MSHA Part 48 Underground New Miner MSHA Part 48 Underground Refresher MSHA Part 48 Surface New Miner MSHA Part 48 Surface Refresher
Distance Delivery    Distance Delivery   Distance Delivery   Distance Delivery  
 May 31-June 1-2-3
    August 22
    June 20-21-22  FULL
   June 23
 August 23-24-25-26
   October 17
    August 16-17-18
    August 19
  October 18-19-20-21
   December 12
    September 13-14-15
    September 16
  December 13-14-15-16
    October 11-12-13
    October 14
    November 8-9-10
    November 11
    December 6-7-8     December 9


MSHA Part 46 (S&G) New Miner MSHA Part 46 (S&G) Surface Refresher
 Distance Delivery
   Distance Delivery
       June 24