The Tailings Center

The Fundamentals Short Course Certificate Program

Multiple Virtual Sessions Offered

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Registration Information

Each 2023 course registration fee is $1060 USD.

Registration at least five working days in advance of a course start date will ensure participant access to all course materials.

Each course will be taught by world-class experts. Courses may be taken individually, but those who complete all six of the courses will receive a
Tailings Management Fundamentals Certificate of Completion
from the Tailings Center.  Each completed course carries 15 contact hours.

Payment is expected at time of registration. Attendees are not officially registered for a course until payment is received.

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Fundamentals of Tailings Management

2023 Schedule

 Course 1: Fundamentals of Tailings Engineering January 09 – January 22, 2023
 Course 2: TSF Planning, Siting and Design Concepts February 13 – February 26, 2023
 Course 3: TSF Geotechnical Design, Instrumentation and Monitoring March 27 – April 09, 2023
 Course 4: TSF Water Management May 1 – 12, 2023
 Course 5: TSF Operation and Governance May 29 – June 9, 2023
 Course 6: TSF Closure and Reclamation June 19 – 30, 2023

Cancellation Policy

Any modification, including cancellation of your registration requires written notice that must be emailed ( or faxed (303.384.2695) to the CPES office.

The following information applies:

  • Attendee substitutions may be made without cost penalty up until the time the initial registrant has not received access credentials. Please note that a substitution may delay the new attendee’s access to materials by up to five working days.
  • Cancellations will be accepted if notice of cancellation is received at the CPES office at least ten (10) working days prior to the start date of the event. Registrants who cancel within this period will be charged a $50 service fee.
  • No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to cancel within the specified cancellation period.

Payment Methods

Payment is accepted by credit card or wire transfer.  Please contact  for wire transfer information.

Payment is expected at time of registration. Attendees are not officially registered for a course until payment is received.


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