Resource Estimation


A practical step by step guide from data to resource


This 5-day course gives you a clear understanding of the resource estimation process from interpretation through to classification. Each attendee will receive a FREE 3 month Supervisor software licence.

AusIMM PD Hours


Course Content

Topics covered in this course include:

  • How to create a robust resource estimate using industry standard techniques
  • How to combine geology and geostatistics to build a more realistic resource
  • The legalities and practical guidelines for resource classification

The course will also cover the entire resource estimation process including:

  • An overview of the resource estimation process
  • The fundamentals of resource estimation
  • The importance of geology and domaining
  • Data validation and analysis
  • Variography
  • Methods of estimation, including inverse distance and ordinary kriging
  • Model validation techniques
  • Practical resource classification
  • An introduction to advanced estimation techniques

The course assumes a basic geological knowledge but does not assume any geostatistical knowledge.

Who should attend?

This course has been designed for geologists and mining engineers involved with or about to become involved with resource estimation.

Course Length (Days)

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Level 1, 130 Stirling Street Perth Australia 6000
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Perth 14 – 18 Oct 7,150.00 AUD


14 – 18 Oct

7,150.00 AUD exc. Taxes


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Mongolia 21 – 25 Oct 3,360.00 USD


21 – 25 Oct

3,360.00 USD exc. Taxes


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