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2016 Coal Mine Rescue Contests

State Championships
• Alabama
• Illinois
• Indiana
• Ohio
• Pennsylvania
• Virginia Governor's Cup
• West Virginia

Skills Competitions
• Kentucky Coal Academy Regional Skills
• MTTC Pennsylvania Skills
• Nationwide Skills Championship
• Southeastern Illinois College Skills

Tests & Practice
• Practice Problems
• 2016 Written Coal Exams
• All Written Exams
  Local Competitions
• Colorado Mine Rescue Association
• Cove Lake, Tennessee
• NMRA Post 1 (Bluefield, WV)
• NMRA Post 5 (Morgantown, WV)
• NMRA Post 6 (Moundsville, WV)
• NMRA Post 11 (Madisonville, KY)
• Harlan Safety Days (Cumberland, KY)
• Hatfield & McCoy (Pikeville, KY)
• Illinois Mines & Minerals
• Kentucky River (Hazard, KY)
• Rocky Mountain Association (Price, UT)
• Southern West Virginia (Beaver, WV)
• Virginia Mining Institute
• WKMI Safety Days (Madison, KY)



Files contributed by Harry Lovely, Morton Salt, Grand River, Ohio
and Danny Knott, Kentucky Coal Academy, Versailles, Kentucky.

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MTTC Pennsylvania Regional Mine Rescue Skills Contest
Ruff Creek, Pennsylvania
April 18–21, 2016

Mine Rescue
Excel icon imageContest Results


Kentucky Coal Academy Regional Skills Contest
Kentucky Coal Academy  
Madisonville, Kentucky
April 7, 2016

Media
News icon imageContest News and Results

Mine Rescue
PPT icon imageContest Problem  (2.3 Mb)


NMRA logo
Post 1

Welch Post 1 Mine Rescue Contest
Bluefield, West Virginia
May 21, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem  (1.4 Mb)


NMRA logo
Post 5

West Virginia State and NMRA Post 5 Mine Rescue Contest
Morgantown, West Virginia
August 2016

Media
HTML icon imageNMRA Facebook Page  

Mine Rescue
PPT icon imageContest Problem Day 1  (2.2 Mb)
PPT icon imageContest Problem Day 2  (3.0 Mb)
MS Word icon imagePlacards Day 1
MS Word icon imagePlacards Day 2
MS Word icon imageWritten Exam Day 1
MS Word icon imageWritten Exam Day 2

First Aid
PDF icon imageContest Problem


NMRA logo
Post 6

NMRA Post 6 Contest
Moundsville, West Virginia
June 7-9, 2016

Media
PDF icon imageMine Rescue Results
HTML icon imageNMRA Facebook Page  

Mine Rescue
MS Word icon imageContest Problem Day 1  (1.6 Mb)
MS Word icon imageContest Problem Day 2  (1.4 Mb)

First Aid
PDF icon imageContest Problem  (4.9 Mb)

Preshift
MS Word icon imageContest Problem  (2.2 Mb)
MS Word icon imageWritten Test Questions  [take this test]

Bench
MS Word icon imageContest Problem
MS Word icon imageWritten Test Questions  [take this test]


NMRA logo
Post 11

NMRA Post 11 Contest
Madisonville, Kentucky
May 11, 2016

Media
HTML icon imageNMRA Facebook Page  

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem


WKMI Safety Days Mine Rescue Contest
Madisonville, Kentucky
May 25-26, 2016

Media
News icon imageContest News

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem


Rocky Mt. Association Mine Rescue Contest
Price, Utah
June 6-9, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem  (1.0 Mb)
PPT icon imagePlacards

First Aid
PDF icon imageContest Problem  (1.6 Mb)

Preshift
PDF icon imageContest Problem


Hatfield and McCoy Mine Rescue Contest
Pikeville, Kentucky
July 12-14, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 1
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 2

Preshift
PDF icon imageContest Problem


Harlan Safety Days Mine Rescue Contest
Southeast KY Community & Technical College
Cumberland, Kentucky
July 19-21, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 1  (1.4 Mb)
PPT icon imagePlacards Day 1
MS Word icon imageWritten Exam Day 1  [take both tests]
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 2  (2.5 Mb)
PPT icon imagePlacards Day 2
MS Word icon imageWritten Exam Day 2  [take both tests]

Preshift
PDF icon imageContest Problem


Southern West Virginia Mine Rescue Contest
Beaver, West Virginia
August 29 - September 1, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 1  (1.6 Mb)
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 2  (1.3 Mb)


Nationwide Skills Championship
Madisonville, Kentucky
October 5-6, 2016

Mine Rescue
PPT icon imageContest Problem  (3.3 Mb)



2016 Practice Problems

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageJA Problem No. 1
PDF icon imageBD Problem No. 4


Alabama State Mine Rescue Contest
Sumiton, Alabama
May 16-19, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 1  (1.2 Mb)
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 2  (1.3 Mb)

First Aid
PDF icon imageContest Problem  (1.0 Mb)

Preshift
PDF icon imageContest Problem  (1.4 Mb)
MS Word icon imageWritten Test Questions  [take this test]


Indiana State Mine Rescue Contest
Vincennes, Indiana
May 31 - June 2, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem  (1.2 Mb)

Preshift
PDF icon imageContest Problem


Southeastern Illinois College Skills Contest
Harrisburg, Illinois
June 7-8, 2016

Mine Rescue
PPT icon imageContest Problem A
PPT icon imageContest Problem B


Cove Lake, TN Mine Rescue Contest
Caryville, Tennessee
June 8-9, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 1
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 2


Kentucky River Mine Rescue Contest
Hazard, Kentucky
June 14-16, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 1  (2.3 Mb)
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 2  (1.5 Mb)
PPT icon imagePlacards Day 1
PPT icon imagePlacards Day 2
MS Word icon imageWritten Exam Day 1
MS Word icon imageWritten Exam Day 2  [take both tests]

Preshift
PDF icon imageContest Problem
PPT icon imagePlacards
MS Word icon imageWritten Exam

First Aid
PDF icon imageContest Problem


Governor’s Cup Mine Rescue Contest
Wise, Virginia
June 1-2, 2016

Media
News icon imageContest News and Results

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem


Colorado Mine Rescue Association Mine Rescue Contest
Delta, Colorado
July 18-21, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 1
PPT icon imagePlacards Day 1
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 2
PPT icon imagePlacards Day 2


Illinois OMM Mine Rescue Contest

Mine Rescue
PPT icon imageContest Problem


Illinois State Mine Rescue Contest
Marion, Illinois
August 24, 2016

Mine Rescue
PPT icon imageContest Problem  (2.9 Mb)


Pennsylvania State Mine Rescue Contest
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
August 24, 2016

Mine Rescue
PPT icon imageContest Problem


Ohio State Mine Rescue Contest
Cadiz, Ohio
September 14, 2016

Mine Rescue
PPT icon imageContest Problem  (1.2 Mb)
PPT icon imagePlacards
PPT icon imageWritten Exam


VA Mining Institute Mine Rescue Contest
Blacksburg, Virginia
August 1-5, 2016

Mine Rescue
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 1
PDF icon imageContest Problem Day 2


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