MVA offers both public and “bespoke” mine ventilation training courses.

Public Courses:

Two training courses are offered to the public:

Queensland Metalliferous Mines’ Statutory Ventilation Officer Qualification.

MVA is the training provider to Simtars ( for the metalliferous ventilation officer qualification (

The Queensland statutory ventilation officer qualification is part of an important strategy developed by the Queensland government to lift the standards of ventilation in underground metalliferous mines. For further details, refer to

Ventsim (ventilation modelling):
This 2-day course is offered at various locations in Queensland several times each year.
For further details, refer to (

Bespoke training courses:

MVA offers a variety of training courses in most areas relating to mine ventilation. Contact MVA for more details.