Coal Mine Workers Health Scheme

If you’re already employed or planning to work in the coal mining industry, get your mandatory Coal Board Medical with Major Training Group. Our high performing team deliver flexible reliable training solutions we will help you get onsite faster or be ready when that job offer is confirmed.


A Coal Mine Workers Health Scheme is a mandatory requirement for anyone working or planning to work in the mining industry and must be performed at least once every five years under the terms of the Coal Mine Worker’s Health Scheme.


Major Training Group coal board medicals are performed on our behalf by a team of health professionals from a health services provider called Medical Specialists.

Coal Mine Workers Health Scheme

  • Medicals must be performed by a Queensland Coal Board nominated medical adviser
  • A health assessment form is completed by the employer, the employee and the medical advisor detailing employee health history, employment risks and assessment outcome
  • Physical examination take less than an hour
  • All medical records are protected by government privacy provisions
  • Medicals are valid for five years
  • Medical payment is made to Major Training Group
  • Major Training Group pass your detail to Medical Specialists who will contact you to make an appointment

Medicals are available at a range of convenient locations to suit you including:

  • Underwood
  • Kuraby
  • Surfers Paradise
  • Nerang
  • Beaudesert
  • Sunshine coast

More detailed information regarding the Coal Mine Workers Health Scheme can be found at the relevant Queensland Government website here.