Short Courses, Conferences, Symposia, and Workshops

Professional development short courses, conferences, symposia, and workshops administered by Continuing and Professional Education Services (CPES) provide opportunities for working professionals to upgrade their technical job skills and remain abreast of recent developments in their respective fields of interest.

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Upcoming events

News and Information

Registration for the next session of Petroleum SuperSchool :: July 9-27, 2018 is open now!

Registration for the next session of Underground Grouting and Ground Improvement :: May 14-16, 2018 is open now!

Dates announced for the next session of Project Management for Mining :: March 28-30, 2018. Registration open now!

Dates announced for 2018 sessions of Economic Evaluation and Investment Decision Methods. Registration open now!

Dates announced for the next session of Natural Gas Processing :: July 30 - August 2, 2018. Registration opens soon!

Dates announced for the next session of New Directions in Mineral Processing Fundamentals :: July 17 - 20, 2018. Registration opens soon!

Filtered, Paste, and Thickened Tailings :: Dates announced for 2018 session — June 5 - 8, 2018. Registration opens soon!

Dates announced for the next session of Recycling Metals from Industrial Waste :: June 26 - 28, 2018. Registration opens soon!

Catalog of Events

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Short Courses

Short courses provide concentrated instruction in specialized areas and are typically taught by one individual or a small cadre of highly trained and experienced professionals. Instructors are Colorado School of Mines faculty members, independent consultants, and other professionals, thus bringing to the program the best of academic and practical knowledge and skills.

The available short courses have been grouped by general topics below. Click/tap a topic to show courses in that group. You can also Show all courses.

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Underground Construction

Tunneling Fundamentals, Practice and Innovations

2017 session completed; watch for announcement of 2018 dates.

University Transportation Center for Underground Transportation Infrastructure Symposium

Challenges and Opportunities in Underground Transportation Infrastructure

  • September 21-22, 2017

Underground Grouting and Ground Improvement

Registration open now!

  • May 14-16, 2018
Economics, Statistics, Analysis

Economic Evaluation and Investment Decision Methods

This course is offered as 3-day or 4-day sessions, with options to attend only part of a 4-day session.

2018 Dates Announced

  • March 26-28, 2018 - (3-day)
  • May 14-17, 2018 - (4-day)
  • June 25-27, 2018 - (3-day)
  • July 23-26, 2018 - (4-day)
  • November 12-15, 2018 - (4-day)

Petroleum Refining Economics

  • August 16-18, 2017

Using Dynamic DCF and Real Options to Value and Manage Mining Projects

This course has been postponed until 2018. If you'd like to be notified when the course has been rescheduled, please click/tap here.

A Crash Course on Data Science

This course has been postponed. If you'd like to be notified when the course has been rescheduled, please click/tap here.

Smart Grid Data Analytics

This course has been postponed. If you'd like to be notified when the course has been rescheduled, please click/tap here.

Mining and Minerals

Filtered, Paste and Thickened Tailings

2018 Dates Announced :: Registration opens soon

  • June 5-8, 2018

Project Management for Mining

  • March 28-30, 2018

New Directions in Mineral Processing Fundamentals

The link above will provide information on the 2017 course; updated information will become available as the date for the 2018 session approaches!

2018 Dates Announced :: Registration opens soon

  • July 17-20, 2018
Oil and Gas

Natural Gas Processing

The link above will provide information on the 2017 course; updated information will be available soon!

2018 Dates Announced :: Registration opens soon

  • July 30-August 2, 2018

Petroleum SuperSchool

Registration open now!

  • July 9-27, 2018

Crude Oil Valuation and Pricing

If you're interested in attending this course, please provide your contact information so we can notify you when the dates have been established. Just click/tap here.

Introduction to Petroleum Refining Technology and Economics

  • Dates to be announced soon

If you're interested in attending this course, please provide your contact information so we can notify you when the dates have been established. Just click/tap here.

Natural Gas Hydrates In Flow Assurance

This course has been postponed. If you'd like to be notified when the course has been rescheduled, just click/tap here.

Petroleum Refining Economics

  • August 16-18, 2017
Recycling and Waste Management

Recycling Metals from Industrial Waste

The link above will provide information on the 2017 course; updated information will become available as the date for the 2018 session approaches!

2018 Dates Announced :: Registration opens soon

  • June 26-28, 2018
Project Management

Project Management for Mining

  • March 28-30, 2018

Excellence in Project Management for the Energy Industry

If you're interested in attending the next session of this course, please provide your contact information so we can notify you when the dates have been established. You can also provide your date preference to help us schedule the next session. Just click/tap here.

High-Speed Imaging and Explosives

Ultra High-Speed Framing Imaging for Research and Experimentation

  • Dates to be announced...

If you'd like to be notified when the dates for the next session of this course are announced, please provide your contact information so we can send you an email. Just click/tap here.

Explosives 101 for Law Enforcement and Public Safety Personnel

  • Dates to be announced...

If you'd like to be notified when the dates for the next session of this course are announced, please provide your contact information so we can send you an email. Just click/tap here.

Power Management

Smart Grid Data Analytics

This course has been postponed. If you'd like to be notified when the course has been rescheduled, please click/tap here.

Communication Networks for the Smart Grid

This course has been postponed. If you'd like to be notified when the course has been rescheduled, just click/tap here.

Communications

Communication Networks for the Smart Grid

This course has been postponed. If you'd like to be notified when the course has been rescheduled, just click/tap here.

Industrial Communications Systems

This course has been postponed. If you'd like to be notified when the course has been rescheduled, just click/tap here.

Conferences and Symposia

University Transportation Center for Underground Transportation Infrastructure Symposium

Challenges and Opportunities in Underground Transportation Infrastructure

  • September 21-22, 2017
Workshops
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