Tailings Management Training and Courses

GMPA associations, and institutions around the world are delivering tailings courses, programs, and conferences. 

For details of upcoming tailings conferences, courses and events check the GMPA Events calendar. 




 Certificate in Global Mine Waste Management

 University of British Columbia

  New and experienced engineers

 Graduate Certificate in Tailings Management

 University of Western Australia

 Professionals working in tailings management
 Practicing engineers and managers

 Tailings Management Professional Certificate


 Tailings engineers, mangers, operators, consultants
 Mining companies 

 Responsible Tailings Management 101


 Tailings designers and managers 
 Regulators involved in tailings issues

 TAILENG Short Courses


Students, mine operators, engineers and regulators

 Fundamentals Short Course Certificate Program

 The Tailings Center

 Engineers, scientists wanting additional basic knowledge on tailings management

Mining dams and Dam safety 


Professionals work with mining dams, at consulting companies, contractors or with supervisory authority