DEMIRS Data Essentials Training

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The Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety offers in-person training in the use of GeoMap.WA, GeoVIEW.WA, Mineral Titles Online (MTO), TENGRAPH Web, Mines and Mineral Deposits (MINEDEX), Mineral exploration reports (WAMEX), Exploration drilling and surface geochemistry database (Drillholes) systems, and the Western Australian Petroleum and Geothermal Information Management System (WAPIMS). Online resources are also available.

Attendees should have proficient computer skills and know how to do the following in GeoVIEW.WA and TENGRAPH Web:

  • Identify
  • Zoom in/out
  • Turn on layers
  • Add drawings and measurements on the map
  • Do a simple search
  • Create a printout of the map
  • Add coordinate readouts

The training room is equipped with desktop computers – you will need to have proficient computer skills. You are welcome to bring your own device if you want to run through specific examples.

In-person training dates

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1 Adelaide Tce location (Google Maps)
  • Monday, 6 May 2024
  • Tuesday, 7 May 2024

Online registration will be available from Monday, 22 April to Friday, 3 May 2024

Further training will be scheduled for early October 2024

Schedule for both days unless indicated otherwise:

09:00 – 10:00: Navigating GeoMap.WA: REGISTER

10:00 – 11:00: Using the interactive map viewer GeoVIEW.WA: REGISTER

11:00 – 12:00: Navigating Mining Tenure using Mineral Titles Online (MTO) and Tengraph Web: REGISTER

13:00 – 14:00: Using Mines and Mineral Deposits (MINEDEX): REGISTER

14:00 – 15:00: Using Mineral exploration reports (WAMEX) and Exploration drilling and surface geochemistry database (Drillholes): REGISTER

15:00 – 16:00: Using Western Australian Petroleum and Geothermal Information Management System (WAPIMS): REGISTERonly on Monday, 6 May 2024


Level 2 Training Room

1 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth

To facilitate a swift sign-in and prompt start, please arrive 15 minutes before your session. Enter through the glass doors at 1 Adelaide Terrace, proceed past the reception desk on the right and up the ramp to the DEMIRS reception area. A DEMIRS staff member will escort you to the training room.

Getting there

Public transport

1 Adelaide Tce is less than 2km from Perth City Train Station, within the Free Transit Zone, and close to the free Red Cat bus circuit. Visit the Transperth webpage or app for the most direct routes from your location.


Paid parking options are available nearby (note that most carparks fill up by approximately 8.45 AM):

CPP Hay St - Queens Gardens (City of Perth)

CPP Plain Street (City of Perth)

Bennett St Car Park (Wilson Parking)

Queens Riverside Car Park (Bremer Promenade) (Wilson Parking)

Online resources