EduMine's mining campus just became a lot smarter, with expanded training content that covers the mining workforce and delivery by an LMS platform designed for mining.
Where are we going to find these workers? The short answer is that we are not going to find them in mining.
Recommendations regarding better site investigation procedures, and stricter adherence to tailings management procedures are obvious steps in the right direction.
Failure of a tailings facility may significantly affect the share value of a mine or its mining company
The Mount Polley failure in Canada, in 2014, and the tailings facility failure at the iron ore mine at Samarco in Brazil in November 2015, are fresh reminders of the need for proper training in all aspects of design, operation and management of tailings facilities.
There is increasing demand in the mining industry for raising the standard of NI43-101 reporting for mining projects.
While mining has historically affected its surrounding environment, advances in technology and changes in water management techniques mean that many negative impacts are now avoidable.
While companies cut, employers in the resource and mining industry have expressed concern over growing skills shortages.