METS Project Management Courses

Cost Estimation (1 day course)

Summary: From process to tools – estimating cost across the life-cycle.

A formal and rational approach toward estimating including simple calculations and statistical techniques. Participants look at a variety of means to establish cost contingency, the estimating process of life-cycle cost and various cost estimation tools. Both finance industry personnel as well as participants without any prior knowledge will equally benefit.
For a brochure, further information on this course or to register please contact our training department on +61 8 9421 9000 or send an email to training@metsengineering.com

Process Plant Operation (1 day course)

Summary: Understanding the overall operation of a process plant.

The process plant operations course provides an in depth explanation of the typical mineral processing plants involved in base metals, iron ore, gold, uranium and mineral sands processing. Mineral processing unit operations covered include comminution circuits, screening, classification, flotation, magnetic separation and gravity concentration etc. and flowsheets associated with mineral processing. Suitable for mining personnel, project managers, junior mine and processing plant operating staff, engineers and researchers.

For a brochure, further information on this course or to register please contact our training department on +61 8 9421 9000 or send an email to training@metsengineering.com

Process Plant Optimisation (1 day course)

Summary: Know-how for plant improvements

Basic knowledge, tools and techniques needed to drive an optimisation culture and different optimisation processes currently conducted in industry are explored. Benchmarking of process plant is highlighted and strategies to start an optimisation process assessed. Suitable for mining personnel, project managers, senior mine and processing plant operating staff, engineers and researchers.

For a brochure, further information on this course or to register please contact our training department on +61 8 9421 9000 or send an email to training@metsengineering.com

Sensible Cost Cutting (1 day course)

Summary: Benefit optimising economics for mineral processing operations

This course aims to clearly identify programmatic objectives that are aligned with the mission and strategic plan and determine the financial resources needed and available to achieve program goals. Topics covered include budgets, performance reports, financial management, continuous improvement, management accounting essentials, technical and management input and case study examples. Designed for engineers, chemists, accountants and process personnel working in the industry.

For a brochure, further information on this course or to register please contact our training department on +61 8 9421 9000 or send an email to training@metsengineering.com

The Economics of Mineral Projects (1 day course)

Summary: Strategic Cost control

Discussing essential tools available for assessing resource project economics to determine viability, as well as fundamental aspects of the mining industry including the effect of commodity prices and markets, government legislation, mineral agencies and resource accounting practices, methods for assessing risk, valuing projects, developing strategic plans, financial models and estimating CAPEX and OPEX cost. Ideal for engineers, chemists, accountants and process personnel working in the industry.

For a brochure, further information on this course or to register please contact our training department on +61 8 9421 9000 or send an email to training@metsengineering.com

The fundamentals of feasibility (1 day course)

Summary: The key to perfecting and standardising feasibility studies

This course provides information for study development and review including details on mineral appraisal inventories, venture analysis, scoping, pre-feasibility and feasibility studies, and the considerations to ensure they are comprehensive and accurate. Ideal for those who perform, or oversee the development of resource projects; it can also benefit training providers, suppliers, technologists, brokers and investors.

For a brochure, further information on this course or to register please contact our training department on +61 8 9421 9000 or send an email to training@metsengineering.com