Competition Locations

The primary location of the 2020 International Mines Rescue Competition will be the National Mine Health and Safety Academy, located in Beaver, West Virginia.

National Mine Health and Safety Academy
1301 Airport Rd.
Beaver, WV 25813

The mission of the National Mine Health and Safety Academy is to reduce accidents and improve health conditions in the mining industry through education and training. To fulfill this mission, the Academy conducts a variety of education and training programs in health and safety and related subjects for Federal mine inspectors and other government mining and industry personnel.

For more information about the Academy and its facilities, view the Academy's Brochure.

The High Angle Rope Rescue event will take place at the Beckley, WV Fire Department Station #3.

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