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Ethics in the Mining Industry

Author: Lee Saperstein
Published by Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration

Training Time: approximately 5 hr
5.0 Professional Development Hours (PDH)

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In this course, you will:
  • describe what are "ethics" and "professional“
  • identify ethics fundamentals, the maturation of the Canon of Ethics, how unethical practices can transform into criminal behavior, and recognize the filtering process that leads a professional to avoid doing harm.
  • define the ethic of reciprocity, understand what are reciprocal transactions, describe the reciprocal benefit of altruism, and summarize how technology lends itself to rapid spread of negative reputation
  • know the importance of giving an unbiased evaluations and reports, understand different aspects of managing environmental and safety compliance, respect the significance of your personal touch when rendering a judgment, and be aware of landmines associated with separating from employment
  • analyze whistleblowing, its consequences, and the best ways to deal with an ethics circumstance, and recognize how ethics demands impartiality
  • review recent examples where codes of ethics were breached
There is no final assessment.
CEU/PDH is based upon course completion and a certificate is awarded upon completion.

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