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JORC Code Courses

The JORC Code is the Australasian Code for the Reporting of Exploration Results, Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves. The professional code of practice sets minimum standards for public reporting of minerals exploration results, mineral resources and ore reserves.

AusIMM has developed a series of courses for a range of professionals working in the mining and resource sector. The courses teach participants how to effectively report and understand their professional and regulatory obligations in accordance with the JORC Code. The courses explore the importance of the Code and its application within the context of the resources industry and clears up some of the misconceptions surrounding its use.


Online Professional Certificate in JORC Code Reporting

Designed for resource professionals, particularly for aspiring and current Competent Persons.

The course helps participants understand how to report effectively in accordance with the JORC Code. The eight-week course provides an in-depth understanding of the JORC Code.

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JORC Code Essentials

A vital course for mining company directors and officers.

This short course will guide participants through the intricacies of public reporting in accordance with reporting codes and standards, stock exchange listing rules and regulation.

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JORC Code Reporting Workshop in China

Delivered in partnership with Global Mining Association of China.

This course has been specifically designed for resources professionals in China, working for both local and international mining companies. The workshop is delivered face-to-face over three days, featuring multiple subject matter experts.

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Which course is right for you?

Online Professional Certificate in JORC Code Reporting

Duration: 8 weeks online
Estimated learning hours: 40
Format: Online
Language: English

Suitable for:

  • Mining engineers
  • Geologists
  • Metallurgists
  • Aspiring and current Competent Persons

Modules: 6

Themes covered:

  • Why the JORC Code? Context and principles
  • Exploration reporting
  • Technical studies – how to properly inform investors
  • Mineral resources reporting
  • Ore reserves reporting
  • The regulatory environment
JORC Code Essentials

Duration: 4 weeks
Estimated learning hours: 10
Format: Online
Language: English

Suitable for:

  • Company Directors, Officers and Secretaries
  • Senior Executives
  • Legal counsels
  • Investor relations

Modules: 3

Themes covered:

  • The JORC Code and regulatory environment
  • How to write a compliant and engaging public announcement
  • Public disclosure case studies – the good, the bad and the ugly
JORC Code Reporting Workshop

Delivered in partnership with the Global Mining Association of China

Duration: 3 days
Estimated learning hours: 24
Format: Face-to-face in Beijing
Language: Mandarin

Suitable for:

  • Aspiring Competent Persons
  • Mining industry professionals
  • Mining companies listed or looking to list on the Stock Exchange

Modules: 5

Themes covered:

  • Why the JORC Code? Context and principles
  • Reporting exploration results and related matters
  • Mineral resource reporting
  • Technical studies: how to properly inform investors
  • Ore reserve reporting

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