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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.

Online Certification for e3Plus: Guidelines for Exploration

The PDAC (Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada) developed e3 Plus: A Framework for Responsible Exploration in order to help exploration companies continuously improve their social, environmental and health and safety performances and to comprehensively integrate these three aspects into their exploration programs…

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Metal Mining Discharges – Impacts and Controls

Collaboration between engineers and scientists with respect to prospecting, design, development, permitting, operation, and closure of mines is key to reducing environmental impact and ensuring the future of a vital and profitable metal extraction industry. Dr. Frances Solomon’s engaging and timely short course, Metal Mining Discharges – Impacts and Controls, aims to encourage environmentally-sensitive mining practice by educating mining engineers and environmental professionals about the impacts of metals on fish, other aquatic species, and human health. This 2-day short course will be held in Vancouver,

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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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