Metal Recovery Process

(1 Day Training Course)

metal recovery process


Processes, trends and technologies of metal recovery process.


Attendees gain an understanding of the unit processes involved in metal recovery process with a focus on smelting and hydrometallurgical unit operations which are more environmentally acceptable and sustainable than pyrometallurgical processes. Covering trends, new technology and case studies, suitable to those with interest in the topic.

Key Learning Outcomes:

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

  • Appreciate the history
  • Introduced to unit processes
  • Understand flowsheets
  • Techniques and procedures used
  • Case studies

Course Programme:

(Subject to change & customisation for your requirements)

  1. Introduction
  2. Leaching
  3. Solvent extraction & ion exchange
  4. Crystallisation
  5. Precipitation
  6. Cementation
  7. Reduction with gas
  8. Electrowinning
  9. Smelting
  10. Electro-refining

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed to suit anyone seeking a thorough understanding of the mining industry. This includes new employees or those seeking to enter the industry, mid level employees that require additional information, and executives who need an overview of the industry.

Also suited to:

  • Mining personnel
  • Project managers
  • Geologists
  • Senior mine staff
  • Plant operating staff
  • Engineers
  • Training providers
  • Technologists
  • Suppliers to the resource industry
  • Accountants, brokers and investors
  • Administration staff

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

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