Miner Training Schedules

The Vincennes University Mining Program offers New Miner training, Annual Refresher Training, and Train the Trainer courses at the Gibson County Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics in Ft. Branch or at a location convenient to your company. The directions for enrolling in a class are listed below. Please see the attachments at the bottom of the page for class schedules. If you have any additional questions, please call the office at (812) 888-5031 or email Greg Gibson, Mining Program Director, at ggibson@vinu.edu.

How to reserve a seat:
To reserve a seat in either a New Miner or Annual Refresher class we require a $50 non-refundable deposit. There are 3 ways to sign up:

  • You may sign-up over the phone with a credit/debit card by calling our office at (812) 888-5031 and completing the enrollment process over the phone.
  • You may sign-up by bring your deposit to Room 133 of the Gibson Center in Ft. Branch and completing the enrollment process in our office. If you chose to come to the office, you may pay by credit/debit card, cashier’s check, or money order. (Cashier’s checks and money orders must be made payable to Vincennes University. We DO NOT accept cash payments.) 
  • You may sign up by mailing the Class Registration form (available as a PDF file below) along with your deposit to:

Mining Program
Gibson Center
8100 S US 41
Ft. Branch, IN 47648

Enrollment is not final until your deposit is received with your registration information.  The deposit will be applied to the cost of the class and the balance of the fees are payable on the first day of class. Those fees can be paid by credit card, debit card, personal check, cashier’s check, or money order. (Personal checks, cashier’s checks, and money orders must be made payable to Vincennes University. We DO NOT accept cash payments.)  

The locations of the classes are listed on the schedule.