3 day Masterclass




Dubai, 10-12 Dec 2019

UNDERSTAND THE ENTIRE MINING VALUE CHAIN: From exploration, planning, design, construction and operation, through to closure or divestment.

At the 3 Day Masterclass in Mining, you’ll explore all the critical issues and challenges in the mining world. This is an entry-level training course designed for those seeking business advantage. It’s aimed at non-technical people within exploration, production, refining and service companies, as well as professional advisers to the sector.

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expand your knowledge

Understand scoping level, feasibility studies and planning parameters

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develop new skills

Use cost ranking techniques to evaluate projects, justify expenditure and determine capital requirements

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gain strategic advantage

Learn to confidently navigate a complex regulatory world


Mining is a technical business and is always changing...

The technicalities and jargon of the mining industry can be daunting to the uninitiated. To effectively support your organisation, you need to be well-versed in its language and technologies, as well as having a good understanding of how the mining industry really works.

Full of interesting and informative case studies, practical hands-on exercises, best practice examples and real-life experiences, the 3 Day Masterclass in Mining will equip you with valuable knowledge and an increased appreciation of mining operations.

In just 3 days you will:

  • Understand the stages in the life of a mine
  • Learn about the different types of mining studies
  • Find out how to justify exploration expenditure
  • Navigate a complex regulatory world
  • Understand how the mining sector really works

Organisations that will benefit:

  • Mining Companies
  • Suppliers
  • Mineral Companies
  • Law Firms
  • Banks
  • Investors & Hedge Funds
  • End Users
  • Consultants
  • Commodity Traders

Who will attend:

  • C-Level Executives: CEO, COO, CFO
  • Marketing Executives
  • Business Development & Sales
  • HR Professionals
  • Finance
  • Geologists

Course Agenda

  • Big Picture
  • Speed Networking
  • Stages In The Life Of A Mine
  • Exploration
  • Types of Mining Studies
  • The Mining Process
  • Case Study: Design & Planning
  • Quantification & Interpretation
  • Extraction/ Processing
  • Rehabilitation
  • Case Study: Production Fleet
  • Operations into Economics
  • Justifying Exploration Expenditure
  • Case Study: Evaluation of exploration projects
  • Determining Capital Requirements
  • Case Study: Capital Requirements
  • Mining Equipment Options
  • Case Study: Optimisation
  • Exploring Mining Financial Statements
  • Case Study: Mining & Reporting
  • Economic Evaluation
  • Case Study: Discounted Cash Flow
  • Raising Funds
  • Case Study: Investment Decisions
  • The Mining Process
  • Joint Ventures
  • Agreements of Sale
  • Marketing and Off-Take Agreements
  • Mining Equipment Options
  • The Setting For Negotiating A Mining Deal
  • Wrap

For further information please call: +44 (0)207 092 1045

  • “The depth and knowledge of my trainer was extremely impressive. In 3 days I have had, without a doubt, a masterclass on the industry. Truly world class.”

    - Gordon Dowall Potter, Past Delegate

  • “Well worth 3 days of study!”

    - Syed Hamza, Past Delegate

  • “The training was excellent! I give it a 10 and will get my trainer's support for my next challenges.”

    - Head of Partnerships & Customer Loyalty at Avis Budget, Past Delegate

  • “Extremely constructive course with a very good dynamic and passionate trainer.”

    - Managing Director at BNP Paribas, Past Delegate

  • “Impressive and cooperative trainer who wanted to make sure the delegates understood.”

    - Budgeting, Planning & Reporting Manager, Past Delegate


We can come to you too! If you have a team of six or more, why not hold a private course? Our experts come to you and the course is tailored to your requirements.

Call +44 (0)20 7092 1045 (United Kingdom)
or emma-jane.dinan@terrapinn.com (Asia Pacific)
for more details


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