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Mine Engineering Technician - Diploma Year 2 of 2

Accredited by Haileybury School of Mines  FQFA
The Mining Engineering technician is part of the engineering team, involved in all aspects of mining from exploration, planning, development and operation, to mineral extraction and environmental control.

Northlands College Mine School is the only program in Canada with in-class instruction for this program. This program includes classroom study, labs, field schools and a work placement.

Graduates may find employment as: surveyors, planners, production supervisors, assayers, process operators, metallurgical technicians, exploration or mine geological technicians, government mine inspectors, mine technicians (ventilation, ground control, environmental, projects), and mine safety technician.

Areas of study include:

  • Mineralogy and Geology
  • Surveying
  • Mathematics and Chemistry
  • Health & Safety
  • AutoCAD
  • Mining
  • Law and ethics
  • Mine Ventilation
  • Environmental Principles
  • Mining Economics

Location:  Air Ronge Mine School

Click here for Entrance Requirements, Dates & Tuition

Entrance requirements: Must have completed year 1 of the Mining Engineering Technician Program. Year 1 will be offered again in September 2019 – Prerequisites are: Grade 12 with a minimum of 60 % in the following course: Foundations 20 & 30, Physics 30 and Chemistry 30.

Location:  Air Ronge Mine School
Start/End dates:  September 4, 2018 – June 21, 2019
Number of weeks: 36
Student capacity:  12
Tuition: $4,500.00
Books: $1,000.00

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