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4 June - 7 July 2012: Regional Training, International Mining for Development Centre, Burkina Faso

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4 June - 7 July 2012: Regional Training, International Mining for Development Centre, Burkina Faso

Spatial Dimension is pleased to announce that it will be supporting a regional training program to be held in West Africa under the auspices of the International Mining for Development Centre (IM4DC). The IM4DC is a partnership between the Australian Government, The University of Western Australia and The University of Queensland and aims to assist in lifting the quality of life in developing nations through a more sustainable use of mineral and energy resources.

Spatial Dimension and their business partner in Francophone Africa, M-Consulting, will provide a two day course on Mining Cadastre Systems and how they can integrate with other land use systems and geological data management systems. Participants will get hands on experience using Spatial Dimension’s FlexiCadastre solution; the world’s most widely used Mining Cadastre System.

The course on Mining Cadastre will be held in week 3 of the 5 week training course being given by IM4DC in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso from the 4 June to 7 July 2012.

Details of the course are as follows:

Title: The Practical and Effective Integration of Cadastral, Geoscience and Geographical Data in GIS Systems for Exploration and Mining Projects
Dates: 4 June to 7 July 2012
Location: Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, West Africa
Course Outline:
WEEK 1 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
WEEK 2 - Advanced GIS Operability
WEEK 3 - GIS Systems and Cadastral, Geological, Geochemical and Geophysics Data Sets and Technics of Data Integration and Interpretation
WEEK 4 - GIS Systems and Geophysical Data Integration, Interpretation and Regional Targeting
WEEK 5 - Understanding the Regolith and regolith exploration geochemistry

For registration details please contact Germaine Sinare at or visit

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