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Coal Miner Certification

About Us

The Coal Miner Certification Section is responsible for the certification of coal miners working in Utah’s coal mining industry. The Section administers five different certification tests: Underground Electrician, Surface Electrician, Fire Boss, Underground Mine Foreman and Surface Foreman.

For more information about the certification process or any of the certification tests, please contact the Section office at (435) 613-5901. Office hours are 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (MST), Monday – Friday.

Study Guides

The study guides are available online for all five tests listed above. Download them at no charge by clicking on the link below.

Test Dates

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August 2022

Initial Exam

Deadline for applications is July 18, 2022 Apply ...
05 Aug
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
418 S Fairgrounds Way; Price UT
September 2022

1st Re-Test

Payment deadline for re-testers, August 29, 2022 Apply ...
02 Sep
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
418 S Fairgrounds Way; Price UT
November 2022

Initial Exam

Deadline for applications is October 17, 2022 Apply   ...
04 Nov
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
418 S Fairgrounds Way; Price UT
December 2022

1st Re-Test

Payment deadline for re-testers, November 28, 2022 Apply ...
02 Dec
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
418 S Fairgrounds Way; Price UT
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