CSMI: Short Courses in Safety, Health, Environment and Quality Management

The Centre of Sustainability in Mining and Industry (CSMI) will offer four short courses in the field of safety, health, environment and quality (SHEQ), as International Mining reports. The CSMI is based at the School of Mining Engineering at the University of the Witwatersrand and attendees of the courses are eligible to receive a certificate of competence (CoC) or a certificate of attendance, additionally, they can apply for CPD points.

[…], the CSMI will be conducting four short courses in the coming months, namely; Sustainable Development in Mining and Industry from the 13-17 August 2012, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Occupational Health and Hygiene for Non-Specialists from the 3-7 September 2012, and Safety & Health Leadership and Human Factors from 1-5 October 2012.

“These courses will provide recognised and accredited training programmes and an education leading to recognised academic qualifications for professionals wishing to pursue or further their careers in the SHEC fields, in the private sector, industry, government or non-governmental organisations,” says May Hermanus, director of The Centre for Sustainability in Mining and Industry (CSMI).