Groundwater in Mining

Course description

This 3-day course is designed for professionals and students keen to learn about groundwater in mining. While a focus of the course will be mine dewatering, other key topics will include management of waste rock and tailings, management of groundwater as part of site-wide operational management, environmental impact assessment, and planning for closure. Groundwater will be presented in the context of: mining, processing and site-wide management of water and waste; the project pipeline; risk management; stakeholder objectives; and most importantly, as a field of science and engineering.

Who should attend?

This course is designed for practitioners in the mining industry or in government agencies, and students, with hydrogeology, geology, engineering or environmental science backgrounds.

In-house training

We can tailor this course to meet you organisation requirements or community. Our education unit can adapt any of our high quality courses to suit your needs or develop an entirely new program specifically for your organisation.

If you would like the Groundwater in Mining course delivered in-house or in your community please contact our staff by phone 08 8201 5632 or e-mail Please email your company name, preferred location and contact details.