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b. 2019 COMSCC Practical  Examination (Mimosa Mine)

Please note that the 2019 May COMSCC Practical will be held at Mimosa Mine on 16 May 2019. Candidates should organise their own accommodation.

Please ensure you are registered on the comcert website www.comcert.co.za. and on this website. Click on the link below to register online

Register For COMSCC online

Candidates please note the following general rules:

  1. The examination will start at 0830hrs.
  2. Candidates should arrive at 0730hrs to allow for induction, medicals and collection of access cards underground.
  3. No late comers will be entertained.
  4. No induction no examination.

Please note the registration and administration fees are as follows

ZINIRE Members                 RTGS$200 or USD75

Non ZINIRE Members         RTGS$300 or USD100

Please confirm with Senzeni Moyo  on senzeni.moyo@zimplats.com to ensure you are registered correctly

Please note that

  1. You still have to have registered with the Examining Body (Chamber of Mines of South Africa) online for the examination on www.comcert.co.za
  2. Due to the limited number of examiners the exam is limited to a maximum of 15 candidates.
  3. If less than 10 candidates register for the practical it will be postponed to a date after the results of the October 2018 SCC Theory examinations are out.
  4. Only those who will have registered with COMCERT online and ZINIRE online (Click here to register) and sent in their proof of payment to the ZINIRE treasurer Senzeni Moyo (senzeni.moyo@zimplats.com) will be permitted to write the examination. You will receive  an examination confirmation slip once the treasurer has received your payment.
  5. Payments are to be made to ZINIRE, Stanbic Bank, Gweru Branch, Please contact treasurer Senzeni Moyo (senzeni.moyo@zimplats.com) for details.
  6. If your ZINIRE Membership is not up to date please pay the non-member’s fees
  7. You can pay by Ecocash, Vpayments or Telecash provided by our service provider (Paynow). Please note that the Paynow charges will be up and above the exam fees. If using this facility please use your Name, Surname and ID No. as invoice number. (Click on the Pay Now link below:

c. Young Rock Engineers Foundation 


          i)  YREF Branches

The MSU chapter of YREF is preparing a team to potentially enter and compete in the Rock Bowl at the 2019 ISRM Congress. We kindly ask for donations to cater for 4 team members to fly to Brazil. Please click on the link below to donate for the Rock Bowl Team.


d. Mine Visits


Advancing Rock Engineering Knowledge Through Research and Development

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