Database and online systems training

The Geological Survey of Western Australia (GSWA) offers FREE training in its databases and online systems. The training is in the form of a presentation, with hands-on interaction in most systems.

Topics include:

A desktop computer will be available for each participant.

Perth sessions — 2017

car parking
Perth parking map

The Perth training has been divided into separate sessions: one for mining companies/geologists, and one for prospectors.

Perth training dates

Wednesday 1 March
Thursday 1 June
Thursday 26 October

Venue: No. 1 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth

Mining companies/geologists — morning

9.30–9.45 Welcome and web systems
9.45–10.45 GeoVIEW.WA
10.45–11.00 Tea break
11.00–12.00 WAMEX/drillholes/geochemistry
12.00–12.30 Questions and activities

Prospectors — afternoon

1.30–1.45 Welcome and web systems
1.45–2.45 GeoVIEW.WA
2.45–3.00 Tea break
3.00–4.00 GeoMap.WA
4.00–4.30 Questions and activities

Instructions to participants for Perth training

To facilitate a swift sign-in and prompt start, please arrive 15 minutes before your session. Go in the front doors to 1 Adelaide Terrace, pass the reception area on the right, turn left at the ramp to the DMP reception area. Tell the receptionist you are there for DMP training and you will be taken to the training room.

The most convenient parking is in the City of Perth Car Parks, either next to the Tattersalls Bowling Club in Plain Street, or the Queen's Gardens Carpark (on the north side of the gardens). Please see the map for their location.

Please confirm attendance and advise which sessions you wish to attend. If you find that you cannot attend for any reason, please let us know with some notice so we can let someone on the waiting list fill your place.

Register here.

Kalgoorlie sessions — 2017

The Kalgoorlie training is open to all.

Kalgoorlie training dates

Thursday 9 March
Thursday 8 June
Thursday 16 November

Venue: 34 Cheetham Street, Kalgoorlie, central campus for the Goldfields Institute of Technology, Kalgoorlie

Morning

9.30–10.00 Welcome and web systems
10.00–11.00 GeoVIEW.WA
11.00–11.15 Tea break
11.15–11.45 WAMEX (minerals exploration report database)
11.45–12.15 Mineral drillholes and geochemistry databases
12.15–1.00 Lunch break

Afternoon

1.00–1.45 GeoMap.WA
1.45–3.00 Individual sessions — specific examples, queries and issues relating to GSWA Web Systems and applications covered in the training session.

Instructions to participants for Kalgoorlie training

Once you register, detailed information will be sent to you via email. See the Kalgoorlie location map and instructions to the right.

Register here.