Exploration Geophysics for Geologists – An Introduction

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course Module 1 Introduction to Exploration Geophysics A 1.5 day course presented over 3 consecutive days Introduction and comparison of geophysical techniques What to expect from geophysical surveys Companies /  Consultants /  Contractors Sources of existing data Survey planning and logistics Landowners and surveys Health and safety for geophysical surveys […]

Exploration Geophysics for Geologists – Aeromagnetics in Mineral Exploration

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course Module 2 Aeromagnetics in Mineral Exploration A 1 day course with interpretation exercises, presented over 3 days Introduction to magnetics Aeromagnetic interpretation procedures Typical magnetic signatures:  lithologies, alteration, deposit examples Magnetic modelling: 2D profile modelling, 3D magnetic inversions Incorporating other data sets (gravity, radiometrics, EM, resistivity, satellite imagery) […]

Exploration Geophysics for Geologists – EM & IP in Mineral Exploration

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course Module 3 Electromagnetics & Induced Polarisation in Mineral Exploration A 1.5 day course presented over 4 days Daily sessions include presentations, time for questions, discussion and review. Introduction to EM – what is it and how does it work? Examples of EM in exploration projects Understanding EM […]

Mineral Exploration Management – Module 1

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course Module 1 Mineral Exploration Management 2 x half-day sessions presented over 2 consecutive days Tuesday 9 April 2024 Managing Mineral Exploration Introduction The Business of Exploration Topical Issues Principles of Management Wednesday 10 April 2024 Business Development Exploration Strategy Creating New Opportunities Identifying New Opportunities Due Diligence […]

Mineral Exploration Management – Module 2

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course Module 2 Mineral Exploration Management 2 x half-day sessions presented over 2 consecutive days Tuesday 16 April 2024 Day-to-Day Exploration Management The Exploration Process Project Portfolios & Key Decisions Exploration Methods (geology, geochemistry, geophysics, remote sensing, etc) Drilling The Future of Mineral Exploration? Wednesday 17 April 2024 […]

Mineral Exploration Management – Module 3

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course Module 3 Mineral Exploration Management 2 x half-day sessions presented over 2 consecutive days Tuesday 23 April 2024 Non-Technical Aspects of the Business HR Administration Corporate Governance & PR Health & Safety Environment Community Engagement Wednesday 24 April 2024 Exploration Success McKinsey Study Success Criteria Case Histories […]

Mineral Systems of Northeast Queensland

A workshop in the Charters Towers region: One to two days of technical presentations from industry and research geoscientists Core display Field trip to a mineral system in the region   Further information is available here. Please contact us if you’re interested in giving a presentation at the workshop:  EGRU_training@jcu.edu.au  

Exploration Geochemistry – Data Acquisition, Quality Assessment & Management

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course Module 1 Data Acquisition, Quality Assessment & Management A 1 day course presented over 2 days Geochemical sampling strategies, sample preparation and analytical methods, quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC), and basic data management An A to Z of designing, implementing and reporting geochemical data in compliance […]

Exploration Geochemistry – Exploratory Data Analysis using ioGAS

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course Module 2 Exploratory Data Analysis using ioGAS A 1 day course presented over 2 days A structured approach to both univariant and multivariant exploratory data analysis of geochemical data in the best interpretive software available – ioGAS. A key focus of the approach will be the attribution […]

Exploration Geochemistry – Integration of Geochemical, Mineralogical & Geological Data

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course Module 3 Integration of Geochemical, Mineralogical & Geological Data A 1 day course presented over 2 days Builds upon the use of ioGAS to integrate geochemical, mineralogical and geological data. Participants should either have completed Module 2 of the series or have some experience in use of […]

Field Training for Exploration & Mine Geologists

Daily session times TBD. Professional Development Short Course This course is aimed at exploration and mine geologists and covers the basics of geological mapping with some advanced components available for more experienced geologists. The course will include: recognising and mapping structures, rocks and alteration in the field; integrating field data and geophysical datasets to map […]

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