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NORCAT offers working at heights training

NORCAT offers working at heights training

Six-and-a half hour course is offered five days per week Miners working from heights face danger every time they put on a fall arrest harness. One mistake could cost them their lives.
Laurentian Engineering makes its mark

Laurentian Engineering makes its mark

Skyrocketing enrollment, national awards contribute to Bharti School’s stature as academic powerhouse.
Contact North offers online learning at Detour Lake

Contact North offers online learning at Detour Lake

Provides employees and contractors with an opportunity keep busy and upgrade their skills A partnership between Detour Gold and Contact North, Ontario’s distance education and training network, offers employees online learning opportunities while wor
Collège Boréal launches exploration program

Collège Boréal launches exploration program

Prospecting, mineral exploration program to accept students in September Aspiring mineral hunters can hone their skills or glean new expertise this fall when Collège Boréal launches its new prospecting and mineral exploration program.

NORCAT commences simulator training

Sudbury miners train their equipment operators on modules for two loaders, an Atlas Copco jumbo and a Maclean bolter The Northern Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT) has commenced training mining equipment operators on a Thoroughtec simulator.

Mining association honours young filmmakers

So You Think You Know Mining The Ontario Mining Association (OMA) is making more young people aware of the mining industry.
NORCAT announces simulation training centre

NORCAT announces simulation training centre

Vale, Glencore, KGHM pitch in A collaborative partnership between the Ontario government, Vale, KGHM International, Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations (Glencore), and Laurentian University’s Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health (CR
Diversity rules at Goodman School

Diversity rules at Goodman School

They’re smart, eager to learn and make their mark in the mining industry. Meet Donna, Carolyn and Sadie, pioneers of gender diversity and students at Laurentian University’s Goodman School of Mining.
NORCAT delivers health and safety training to Kenya

NORCAT delivers health and safety training to Kenya

Workers at new titanium mine trained to Canadian standards The Northern Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT) is sharing its expertise in health and safety training with Base Titanium Limited for a new open pit titanium mine under construction in K
Colleges reach out to broaden educational opportunities

Colleges reach out to broaden educational opportunities

Northern College partners with Queen’s to offer Mining Engineering degree program Two community colleges in Northern Ontario have announced partnerships with southern Ontario universities.