On Wednesday October 16, 2013 at 8:15 am (ends Wednesday October 16, 2013 at 5:00 pm)
Improve your knowledge & appreciation of the technicalities, risks & challenges involved with underground mining & the complex geology.
Build your knowledge and appreciation of the factors influencing the choice of a safe, productive and profitable underground mining method.
This course will provide a relatively new entrant into the mining industry or an experienced person in one part of the industry; with a clear understanding of the fundamentals, workings and technical components of underground mining.
Participants will learn about the technical aspects of mining ranging from exploration methods, geology, resource estimation and underground mining to mine planning, mining methods and mine closures.
This course aims to provide detailed knowledge of underground mining systems and the skills to determine what mining method would suit a given ore body, considering a variety of parameters including the financial risks.