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Simon Houlding was Vice-President of Professional Development for InfoMine Inc. He founded Edumine in 2000, and was responsible for this InfoMine division which provides learning and training programs to the global mining industry until 31 October 2017. He is a professional engineer and author.

Is Your Exploration Team Trained to Deal with Community and Cultural Issues?

e3 Plus: A Framework for Responsible Exploration was developed by the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) to help exploration companies continuously improve their social, environmental, and health and safety performance. e3 Plus is an information resource on which explorers are encouraged to base their corporate social responsibility (CSR) policies and programs. e3 Plus includes eight principles for responsible exploration, guidance notes on implementing the principles, and three internet-based toolkits in the areas of social responsibility, environmental stewardship, and health and safety. The eight

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What’s New: Online Course Offerings in Health and Safety

What’s New in EduMine’s Online Course Offerings: Health, Safety and Human Resources Are you a health & safety officer or a human resources professional on a mine site, or in a mining company? Perhaps you want to top up your safety skills and awareness, whatever your position? Safety at a mine is everyone’s responsibility – and we can help! EduMine has more than 15 online courses addressing topics in health, safety and human resources for the mining industry. Each course is self-paced, low-bandwidth, and approved

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New Online Course: e3Plus – Health and Safety in Exploration 3: Surveying and Travel Safety

EduMine is pleased to announce the launch of e3Plus – Health and Safety in Exploration 3: Surveying and Travel Safety. The course provides instruction on the risks and hazards associated with terrain, weather, climate, transportation, and remoteness, as well as the risks associated with vehicle use. This course is the third in a series of four courses on Health and Safety in Exploration, which is part of PDAC’s e3 Plus: A Framework for Responsible Exploration. For more information, please visit the course introduction page.

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