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Exploration, Mining and Processing Fundamentals

From Discovery to Extraction: Understanding the Fundamentals of Mining and Processing

Mine Planning & Processing and Mining Exploration Training

Build your knowledge and confidence in the mining business lifecycle and its technical jargon in this mining exploration training course. Examine its technical and commercial components spanning exploration, geology, mining methods, production, and processing.

About the Course

This mine exploration and processing training programme will provide a new or relatively new entrant into the mining industry with a clear understanding of the fundamentals of mine exploration, the workings and technical components of mining in general and its application in the Australian and global industry.

Participants will gain an understanding of mine geology and learn about the technical aspects of mining, including exploration methods, resource estimation, surface mining, underground mining, mine planning, mining methods, and mine closures.

Participants will gain a sound understanding of mine safety and regulations. They will also learn the terminology used within the industry and gain knowledge on the motivation and factors that influence the technical and broader industry personnel with whom they interact on a day-to-day basis.

For those who need to become experts in the mining industry, this mine planning training programme will provide a fundamental background and starting point and improve communication and negotiation with peers and stakeholders.

Who Will Benefit

This mining, exploration and processing training is not a basic-level introductory course. It has a specific techno-commercial focus for technical and business-oriented professionals who are either new to the mining industry or experienced in one part but could benefit from a wider perspective.

  • New employees who need a good basic understanding/overview
  • Mid-level employees who have recently transferred within the industry
  • Bankers, lawyers, government employees, consultants, directors, and other industry participants

Key Learning Objectives

  • Understand the make-up of the Australian mining industry
  • Discover mine exploration techniques
  • Understand mine geology and ore body modelling
  • Analyse resource/reserve estimation and statutory requirements: JORC
  • Learn about mine planning and mine start-ups
  • Analyse mining methods, processes and practices – surface and underground
  • Understand mine closures, environmental, safety and legal considerations
  • Comprehend corporate governance, industry challenges and the future

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16 Apr 2024

4 days

13:00 17:00 Australia/Sydney

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Live Digital

Australia

Richard Durham

English

AUD$2,395.00

16 May 2024

2 days

Australia/Brisbane

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Brisbane, Australia

Richard Durham

English

AUD$3,095.00

AUD$2,995.00

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17 Oct 2024

9 days

13:00 17:00 Australia/Sydney

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Australia

Richard Durham

English

AUD$2,395.00

14 Nov 2024

2 days

Australia/Sydney

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Sydney, Australia

Richard Durham

English

AUD$3,095.00

AUD$2,995.00

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to save AUD$100.00

03 Dec 2024

2 days

Australia/Perth

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Perth, Australia

Richard Durham

English

AUD$3,095.00

AUD$2,995.00

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  • 16 Apr 2024

    4 days, 13:00 17:00 Australia/Sydney

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    Live Digital

    Australia

    Language: English

    AUD$2,395.00

  • 16 May 2024

    2 days, Australia/Brisbane

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    In Person

    Brisbane, Australia

    Language: English

    AUD$2,995.00

    AUD$3,095.00

    Book by 26 April
    to save AUD$100.00

  • 17 Oct 2024

    9 days, 13:00 17:00 Australia/Sydney

    location_on

    Live Digital

    Australia

    Language: English

    AUD$2,395.00

  • 14 Nov 2024

    2 days, Australia/Sydney

    location_on

    In Person

    Sydney, Australia

    Language: English

    AUD$2,995.00

    AUD$3,095.00

    Book by 25 October
    to save AUD$100.00

  • 03 Dec 2024

    2 days, Australia/Perth

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    In Person

    Perth, Australia

    Language: English

    AUD$2,995.00

    AUD$3,095.00

    Book by 15 November
    to save AUD$100.00

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Course Information

Instructional Delivery Method: In Person and Live Digital
Prerequisite & Advanced Preparation: Reading material will be sent prior to the course 

LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS TRAINING COURSE

Delivered by Richard Durham

Richard has over 31 years experience in the mining industry and holds a PhD and a degree in Mining from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, London.

Run this course in-house

Informa Connect Academy’s customised training solutions have helped organisations deliver tailored learning in different languages to suit every requirement.

Senior Consultant

Strategy, IBM Australia

“An excellent in-depth overview of the mining industry. I learnt about challenges and complexities faced by the mining industry and now understand my client perspectives better.”