Mining for Non-Miners

RPMGlobal’s introductory mining training course – Mining for Non-Miners – offers an overview of the science, economics, logistics, and business of mining.

Available as a self-led online course or instructor-led training, delivered as a customised or public course, either remotely or face to face where possible, Mining for Non-Miners, provides those from a non-mining background with a comprehensive understanding of the cycle of mining from exploration to processing.

Editions of the course include; OnlineCoalMetalsCoal & MetalsOil Sands, and Underground Coal.

See our public course calendar for upcoming Mining for Non-Miners courses in your region.

Public instructor lead 
training courses

Public classroom training sessions of the Mining for Non-Miners course are scheduled throughout the year and have been adapted to be delivered remotely.

Customer specific training

RPMGlobal delivers customised, private mining training sessions for our clients remotely at a time that suits their business needs.

eLearning training

The online Mining for Non-Miners training course is the perfect starting point if you work in, or with, the industry but don't come from a mining background.

For more information please use our contact form or email: [email protected]

Learning outcomes
  • Gain knowledge of the global mining industry
  • Understand key mining concepts and decision making processes
  • Explore the inter-relationships from exploration to product
  • Appreciate the various methods of extracting and processing material
  • Increase knowledge of commonly used mining terms
Who is the course for?
  • Information Technology Professionals
  • Accountants
  • Marketers
  • Human Resource Specialists
  • Legal Professionals
  • Investors
  • Bankers
  • Management Consultants
  • Equipment Manufacturers


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