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Adv Cert Surface Blasting Technology

Suitable for

Qualified blasting personnel who wish to move on to an advanced level of blast design

Course Objective

To gain an advanced understanding of explosive energy.
To manipulate blast design parameters and pattern expansion based on hole diameter and explosive.

Procedures / General Details

This course is a correspondence course ie. by distance education. The course consists of eight modules. The assignment, which is completed at the end of the course, acts as the final course assessment. Your assignment is evaluated and returned to you.

Entry Requirements

Certificate in Surface Blasting Technology from AET.  A good understanding of high school maths is recommended.

Enrolment

Enrolment can take place at any time during the year. To enrol, please complete the Enrolment Form (see below). Your course fees must be paid before enrolment takes place, by direct deposit into our banking account. When you have done this, please email your application form and bank deposit form to us, after which your course material will be emailed to you immediately.

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Fees

(South African Rand) R4000-00

 

 

COURSE CONTENT

Fundamentals of Detonation
Airblast and Flyrock
Blast Vibrations
Blast Performance Assessment
Specialist Blasting Techniques
Fragmentation
Initiation & Timing of Blasts
Blast Design Principles

 

DOCUMENTS AVAILABLE :

Application Form

Course Guide