Underground inspector and safety instructor exam applications are now being accepted

The West Virginia Board of Coal Mine Health and Safety (MHS&T) is accepting exam applications for underground inspector and safety instructor positions. 

Applicants must be a resident of West Virginia and have a minimum of five years of experience in the position for which they plan to test. 

Exam applications are available here or at any MHS&T regional office and the Coal Board office. 

Applications must be completed and received at the Coal Board Office by 4 p.m. Tuesday, October 18, 2022. 

Completed applications must be mailed to this office:

WV Board of Coal Mine Health & Safety 106 Dee Drive, Charleston, WV 253011.
ATTN: Underground Inspector and Safety Instructor Exam. 

For additional information, contact the Coal Board office at (304) 205-4120.