Geology for Non-geologists is a one day workshop designed for professionals working in the exploration and mining industry to gain a greater insight in the sector to enable greater engagement and understanding to enhance performance in ones on own role. The course will be taught in English with simultaneous translation to Spanish.


Methods of payment available:

Credit card, transfer and PayPal. 


$ 300 Until March 10th
  • Live Talk
  • Digital workshop material
  • Digital participation certificate
Early bird



Wednesday 24th: 09:00 to 13:00 hrs. (-3 GMT)

Thursday 25th: 09:00 to 14:00 hrs. (-3 GMT)


Dr. Stuart Smith


Stuart is currently Vice President – Mineral Resources for NDH Mining. He has 30 years global exploration experience spanning the spectrum from global Project generation to mine geology with a track record of Discovery in browfields and greenfields arenas.

Prior to NDH, Stuart was Technical Director _ Strategy & New Projects for Teck Resources Ltd., based in Vancouver, Canada. In this role Stuart lead the team with global responsability for new exploration Project review and capture. Prior to that Stuart held the role of Specialist _ Global Copper for teck, based in Santiago, Chile in which he had responsability for Teck´s global Cu exploration portfolio.

Before joining Teck, Stuart was Chief Geologist for the Oxiana – OZ Minerals – MMG group of companies and subsequently with the founders of Oxiana in the G- Resources, Tigers Realm and EMR companies. In these roles Stuart was responsable for activities across the full spectrum from global Project identification and review to brownfields exploration and in-mine resource evaluation.

Stuart holds a BSc (Hons 1) degree from the university of new  England , Armidale, Australia and PhD from CODES at the University Tasmania, Australia.


"It met all my expectations and more"
Ingeniero en Geomensor
SQM Chile
"I agree with the event. Good presentation, relevant and interesting slides"
Comercial Manager
"It helped me to understand the work that geologists do and to identify the stages in which mining exploration is divided and the different tools that are used as support to find a deposit"
Vale Exploraciones Chile Ltda.
"Again, very good course. Very interesting for us non-geologists, but we work with them"
Gerente General
"Very good, in general terms everything was successful"
Board Room Assistant
Aguas Nuevas


Phone : +56 9 3931 4610