8. Scope and standard –
Wherever a person returns to employment on the surface or in opencast working or to employment belowground in a mine, after an absence from work for a period exceeding one year he shall, within one month of his joining duty, undergo refresher training as detailed in the Fourth Schedule, which shall include a minimum of –
(1) Three safety lecture and demonstration in the case of persons working on the surface or in opencast workings;
(2) Six safety lectures and demonstrations in addition to the training specified in clause (1) in the case of persons working belowground in a non-gassy mine;
(3) Six further lectures and demonstrations about the danger of inflammable gas and methods of ling with the same, in addition to the training specified in clause (1) and (2) in the case of persons working belowground gassy mine.
10. Training of persons employed belowground in gassy mines-
Notwithstanding anything contained in these rules, every person employed belowground in a gassy mine s hall within a period of one year from the commencement of this rule, undergo at least that part of the refresher training as is specified in the Fourth Schedule under the heading- ” 3. Additional for gassy mine workers.”