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Snowden Perth

130 Stirling Street

Perth, WA 6000

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This 1-day course explains the basic mining cycle for open pit and underground mines, the planning process, and more.

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An Introduction to the Mining Cycle

This 1-day course explains the basic mining cycle for open pit and underground mines, the planning process, including feasibility studies and cost drivers behind successful mines.

AUSIMM PD HOURS

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COURSE CONTENT

You will learn about:

  • The mining cycle; the stages in the life of a mine, from exploration through to mine closure and rehabilitation
  • Underground mining
  • Development
  • Production
  • Ground support
  • Load and haul
  • Ventilation
  • Open pit mining
  • Design
  • Drill and blast
  • Load and haul
  • Equipment
  • Basic capital and operating costs
  • Types of mining studies; an understanding of pre-feasibility and feasibility studies
  • Mine planning; optimisation, scheduling, cut-off grades
  • Mine closure and rehabilitation
  • Planning parameters and key terminology
  • Videos and animations are incorporated into the training day to provide visualisation of the mine cycle and enhance the learning experience for your personnel.

The videos and animations cover:

  • Block-cave modelling
  • Cut and fill stoping
  • Sub-level stoping
  • Room and pillar mining
  • Drilling and blasting for both open-pit and underground mining
  • Montage on open-pit mining

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Designed for non-miners working in, associated with or investing in the mining industry.

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Are you eligible for additional discounts?

  • Would you like to register on 2 or more different courses?
  • Are you a member of the AusIMM?
  • Are you currently unemployed, an AusIMM MAP Member or a full time tertiary student?

If so, please contact us here and someone will get back to you shortly to discuss your discount and registration options.

If you would like to register one or more delegates on a single course please continue to the online registration option.

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