Nidec Avtron Automation Certified to Provide MSHA Part 48 Training


Independence, Ohio. July 17, 2013. Nidec Avtron Automation Corporation has a professional trainer who is certified to provide Mine Safety and Health Administration, MSHA, Part 48 yearly refresher training. This 8 hour class fulfills MSHA's Part 48 annual training requirement. Upon completion of the course, students will receive an MSHA Form 5000-23 certifying that they have completed 8 hours of annual refresher training for surface metal/nonmetal mines. Nidec-Avtron also provides 3-day new miner training for surface metal/nonmetal mines, in compliance with Title 30 Code of Federal Regulations, 30CFR 48.25.

Nidec-Avtron provides MSHA training at its facility near Cleveland, OH; onsite at the customer's facility; or at a nearby location, based on customer request.

Training Manager Tom Taormina explains, "We offer a variety of training options for our customers to make training convenient and cost effective for them. Providing this new class is exciting because we not only help our customers be proficient on our drive system equipment, we help keep them safe on the job as well!"

Because Nidec-Avtron maintains a full field service department with engineers available 24/7/365, they are able to provide their MSHA class graduates with a free digital replacement copy of their certificate any time of the day or night if they have misplaced their certificate and need it to enter a mine anywhere in the continental U.S.

About Nidec Avtron Automation

Nidec Avtron Automation delivers drive systems, automation solutions and diagnostic software designed to help users reduce costs, increase efficiency and enhance profitability. Nidec-Avtron also provides 24/7/365 field service support as well as customer training on AC and DC drive systems including MG sets for mine hoists, shovels, draglines, and drills. As part of Nidec Industrial Solutions, Nidec Avtron Automation provides solutions for the global market.

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Tom Taormina at Nidec Avtron Automation
7555 E. Pleasant Valley Rd., Building 100
Independence, OH 44131
Phone: 216-642-1230, Fax: 216-642-6037

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