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Joanna Gaskell is the Manager of Educational Media for EduMine, who coordinates online course development and production. She has a background in environmental consulting, communications, and multimedia.

Metso Process Technology Suite of Courses Updated with Video Content

Metso Process Technology’s suite of courses on flotation, grinding and crushing with EduMine has been upgraded with video content.

These courses qualify for professional development hours with a variety of professional organizations around the world, and earn credits towards the post-graduate Certificate in Mining Studies program.

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Metso Signs Training Agreement with EduMine

The following is a press release from EduMine that may be of interest to readers of the blog who are involved in mineral processing. “Brian Knapp of Metso Minerals (Canada) Inc. and Simon Houlding of EduMine (the Professional Development Division of InfoMine Inc.) have signed an agreement under which EduMine will present their unique, award-winning, computer-based training (CBT) as online courses for the global mining industry…

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Updated Online Course: Gyratory Crushing

We’ve just updated Gyratory Crushing – Fundamentals, Unit Operations and Circuits. This course, from Metso Process Technology, is designed to enhance the skills of process engineers, mill operators and mineral processing students so that they can better meet the changing demands of mineral processing. This course will provide learners with a broad base in gyratory crushing, including and understanding of the physical principles of gyratory crushing, maintenance and trouble-shooting of equipment, operation and control of a crushing circuit, and effective safety procedures. To view the

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New Short Course in February: Understanding the Basic Mineral Processing Flowsheet

This February we will be holding Marc Grondin’s new short course, Understanding the Basic Mineral Processing Flowsheet. This course is designed for anyone working at a mineral processing site who wishes to better understand the environment in which they work. The course will provide attendees who are new to the topic with an overall understanding of a typical copper/gold mineral processing circuit, including basic concepts and principles, and an explanation of the operation of the major components likely to be used in such a process,

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Lima Series of Short Courses: Professional Development in Mining

The Early Bird deadline is fast approaching for our series of six professional development in mining courses in Lima, Peru! The courses will be organized into two parallel streams, and will be presented in English with simultaneous Spanish interpretation. Processing stream: Advanced Crushing and Grinding Techniques Advanced Flotation Techniques Maintenance and Performance Optimization Engineering stream: Rock Mass Characterization for Mine Design Open Pit Slope Design Groundwater Modelling for Mining This series of courses is being presented between May 27 and June 1, 2013, in collaboration

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Professional Development Opportunity in Lima: Advanced Crushing and Grinding Techniques

This May, as part of our series of short courses in Lima, Peru, we will be holding Prof. Bern Klein’s new short course, Advanced Crushing and Grinding Techniques. This course will examine advanced techniques in crushing and grinding by providing a holistic understanding of the subject matter, including process development, metallurgical balances, sampling, size analysis, comminution theory, and optimization processes. The course will be presented in English with simultaneous Spanish interpretation. This two-day course will be held May 27 – 28 in Lima, Peru. For

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Professional Development Courses in Mining

EduMine is pleased to offer a series of six professional development in mining courses in Lima, Peru between May 27 and June 1, 2013! The courses will be organized into two parallel streams, and will be presented in English with simultaneous Spanish interpretation. Processing stream: Advanced Crushing and Grinding Techniques Advanced Flotation Techniques Maintenance and Performance Optimization Engineering stream: Rock Mass Characterization for Mine Design Open Pit Slope Design Groundwater Modelling for Mining This series of professional development in miningĀ  courses is being presented in

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