Short Courses

Short Courses are extended  sessions that offer participants an intense, pedagogically driven experience. Short Course proposals may address theories or concepts, research practices or methods, industry innovations and other specialized topics of interest to mining industry professionals. The goal of any Short Course should be to enrich the knowledge base of the course participants within a well-structured/well-planned seminar atmosphere.

Registration is open to all members and non-members of SME.

SME offers many short course options through SME sponsored conferences, UCA of SME sponsored conferences and through supported educational institutions.

Pricing and availablility for short courses may vary. For additional questions regarding available short courses in your area, please contact SME Customer Service at 303.948.4200 or

Please select a short course below to learn more:

Dates Event Event Type Location
Oct 08, 2019
Mineral Project Evaluations: Due Diligence, Data, DCF, and Risk

The course will familiarize the participant with the development, content, and form of discounted cash flow evaluations as they are used in the mineral industry for studies and projects. An understand...Read More

SME Short Course Montreal, Canada
Sep 23, 2019
Geostatistical Mineral Resource Estimation and Meeting the New Regulatory Environment: Step by Step

This course is designed according to the latest regulations on public reporting of Mineral Resources. It aims at showing how state-of-the-art statistical and geostatistical techniques help answering t...Read More

SME Short Course Montreal, Canada
Sep 18, 2019
Strategic Mine Planning with New Digital Technologies, Risk Management and Mineral Value Chains

At the time of a continuing rebound of metal markets, learn how the application of new digital technologies that can add substantial value to strategic mine planning and asset valuation. The new techn...Read More

SME Short Course Montreal, Canada
Sep 14, 2019
PE Review Course

This review course will aid individuals preparing for the mining/mineral processing professional engineer (P.E.) examination. P.E. Registration is one way of demonstrating the credibility of the engin...Read More

SME Short Course St. Louis, MO
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