Short Courses


Short Courses

CIM short courses are online, on-demand and in-person presentations designed specifically around topics that are of interest to CIM members. ​

How do I enrol?

Register for the annual CIM Convention to attend in-person short courses. Or choose from the list of online, on-demand offerings. 

To find out when online presentations are scheduled, please subscribe to our newsletter or visit the Calendar of Events.

What are the common topics?

  • Exploration and Geology
  • Health, Safety and Reliability
  • Innovation and Technology
  • Metallurgy and Materials
  • Mineral Processing
  • Mining Operations
  • People and Communities
  • Rock Mechanics
  • Sustainability and Environment


CIM is proud to partner with Edumine, an online learning platform that provides professional development training for people in the mining industry. CIM National members with an active membership can save 15% on over 180 on-demand courses. Upon completion of a course, members will receive recognized credentials, approved by the International Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET), that will help them advance their career.

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MindEdge offers premium online courses and certificates to help you reskill, upskill, and stay enriched with lifelong learning. CIM National members save 15%.

The topics include business analysis, career building, communication, project management and more.

You can find courses, bundles, certificates, exam prep, and simulations to help you reach your personal and professional goals.

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McGill Professional Development Seminars


Established in 2006, this collaborative professional development program provides state-of-the-art and essential courses covering a wide area of expertise and topics. The seminars are for professionals who want to stay updated on recent developments and modern technologies. ​​ ​

Supported by CIM and SME, the short courses are available on a first-come, first-served basis.​

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