Advanced Flotation

Foam produced during Froth flotation process of copper.

Summary: 

Advanced understanding of the flotation process.

Introduction:

This course is ideal for people with experience in the industry to
gain an advanced understanding of flotation principles and
practices. Prior knowledge is expected with emphasis on the
science and engineering fundamentals of flotation. Suitable as a
refresher and/or update of recent advances and best practices
across a range of commodities.

Key Learning Outcomes:

There are many benefits of attending this course. Throughout the course, participants will improve their knowledge in the following areas:

  • Advanced understanding of flotation techniques and various types of chemical reagents for flotation
  • Integrating the various unit processes, process control and benchmarking
  • Tools for success
  • Implementing design change

Course Programme:

(Subject to change & customisation for your requirements)

  1. Introduction
  2. Fundamentals of Flotation
  3. Flotation Reagents & Optimisation
  4. Flotation Devices, Machines & Circuits
  5. Flotation Testwork
  6. Copper, Lead & Zinc Flotation
  7. Pyrite & Gold Flotation
  8. Nickel Flotation
  9. Non-Sulphide Flotation
  10. Silica Flotation from Magnetite
  11. Flotation Case Studies

Who Should Attend?

This course is ideal for people with experience in the industry to gain an advanced understanding of flotation principles and practices. Prior knowledge is expected with emphasis on the science and engineering fundamentals of flotation. Suitable as a refresher and/or update of recent advances and best practices across a range of commodities.

Also suited to:

  • Mining personnel
  • Project managers
  • Geologists
  • Senior mine staff
  • Managers
  • Engineers
  • Training providers
  • Technologists
  • Suppliers to the resource industry

For a brochure, further information on this course or to register please contact our training department on +61 8 9421 9000 or send an email to training@metsengineering.com


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