Hydrometallurgy Courses

Bacterial leaching (1 day course)

Summary: Using micro-organisms for metal extraction

Participants learn about the advantages of bacteria and application in leaching ores and concentrates. moreover, insight into various bioleaching methods and current methodologies used in industrial bioleaching plants is provided. assuming no prior knowledge, this course suits mining personnel, project managers, researchers, training providers, suppliers to the resources industry, technologists, accountants, brokers and investors.

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Cyanide management (1 day course)

Summary: Processes, safety and hazard mitigation

Participants are informed of the safety procedures and hazards of cyanide use, and exploring various degradation methods. Fundamental aspects of the international code for cyanide management are highlighted, OHS, environmental issues and strategies discussed, and relevant case studies examined. Ideal for plant operators, safety and transport personnel, supervisors and metallurgists working in or with cyanide-using operations and researchers.

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Heap Leaching (1 day course)

Summary: Extractive metallurgy know-how

Designed to establish the necessary practical knowledge to take full advantage of the heap leaching process for metal recovery with an emphasis on the science and engineering principles and their applications. Integrating various unit processes, process control, maintenance and procedures for improving skill and knowledge in the area. Ideal for project and plant managers, operational staff, chemists and engineers.

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Hydrometallurgy (1 day course)

Summary: Key knowledge of hydrometallurgy

Provided is a concise overview of a range of unit processes associated with extractive metallurgy, including technical information regarding comminution and beneficiation as well as unit operations. Ideal for personnel with a background in mining, project managers, geologists, senior mine and processing plant operating staff, engineers, researchers, training providers and suppliers to the resource industry.

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Pressure Hydrometallurgy (1 day course)

Summary: Pressure hydrometallurgy: background and future

The course outlines the history of pressure hydrometallurgy including fundamental chemistry, kinetics, thermodynamics, hydrodynamics and modelling, design and materials selection of autoclave processes and auxiliary equipment. Pressure leaching of sulphide concentrates and nickel laterites as well as piloting and new process development are discussed. No prerequisite knowledge is required.

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Solvent Extraction (1 day course)

Summary: Solvent Extraction processes for high purity products

This course defines solvent extraction, the chemistry and process design issues discussing typical extractants and carriers used examples of SX circuits and plant operations. This intensive course discusses testwork and practical examples of operations using solvent extraction as a method to achieve high metal recoveries to produce high purity products. Suitable for project managers, geologists, senior mine and processing plant operating staff, engineers and researchers.

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