Succesful start of SDM Module I at Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice
On October 7, 2019, the Vice Dean of the Faculty, Sergiusz Boron, PhD Eng, welcomed the 15 participants of the first module of the SDM program “Fundamentals of rock mechanics”. The first module of the SDM program, which offers the participants an intensive introduction into the basic concepts of rock mechanics, is packed with lectures, assignments and a field trip.
The continuing education programme “Rock Engineering for Deep Mines” addresses the shortage of rock engineering personnel in the European mining industry. The emphasis of the education programme is on the application of rock engineering principles in the mining industry in order to make deep mining operations safer and more efficient. It provides the participants with the basic knowledge and skills required to address and solve practical rock engineering problems.