NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog 
    Feb 06, 2023  
NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

Mining Technology AAS

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The Mining Technology AAS program is designed for incumbent workers in the mining industry who are supervisors or aspire to be leaders in their organization.

The program gives students a big-picture view of mining operations through the technical study of mine operations, and develop leadership skills in business and communication.

Mining Technology Program Outcomes:

  • Evaluate the relationships of mine operations, processes, methods & practices
  • Evaluate the role of supervision and management in the planning and execution of organizational goals
  • Explain the importance of safety in mining operations
  • Summarize State and Federal regulations governing the surface mining industry
  • Develop effective leadership managment and communication skills
  • Assess economic effectiveness of employees, equipment and processes within area of supervisory responsibility
  • Apply fundamental technical skills and knowledge as they apply to mining


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