Engineers Australia

Online Professional Certificate in Tailings Management


AusIMM, in conjunction with leading tailings experts including David Williams, Peter Chapman and others, has developed an Online Professional Certificate Course in Tailings Management.  The Six-Module Course will cover an introductory overview, and geotechnical, geochemical and water, governance and surveillance, closure and socio-economic considerations of tailings management.
Upon successful completion of all six modules and assessments, a Professional Certificate in Tailings Management will be awarded.
The interactive, online format of the course will provide participants with an opportunity to learn in a tailings community-based environment from wherever they are situated.
The course content for each module will be delivered over one week. Each module consists of:

  • A live, interactive 90-minute webinar featuring industry experts
  • Pre-recorded videos, featuring Q&As with global tailings experts
  • Interactive learning activities and group discussions
  • Multiple choice and short answer questions
  • Additional readings and case studies

The Course will run over six weeks, with Webinars on Wednesdays, starting from 2 September 2020, and Participants will have access to the course platform for two weeks per module and 10 weeks for all six modules, to enable them to complete the assessments.
For the Course pricing and more information please visit the AusIMM website via the link below: