The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety offers in-person training in the use of GeoMap.WA, GeoVIEW.WA, TENGRAPH Web, Mines and Mineral Deposits (MINEDEX), Mineral exploration reports (WAMEX) and Exploration drilling and surface geochemistry database (Drillholes) online systems. Online resources will be available soon.
Attendees should have proficient computer skills and know how to do the following in GeoVIEW.WA and TENGRAPH Web:
- 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
A desktop computer will be available for each participant. There is no need to bring anything. However, you are welcome to bring your own laptop if you want to run through specific examples.
In-person Training Dates
Thursday 10 November 2022 (Registrations open 09:00am Monday 3 October!)
Thursday 27 April 2023 (Registrations will open in early 2023)
09:00 – 10:00: Navigating GeoMap.WA
10:00 – 12:00: Using the interactive map viewers, GeoVIEW.WA and TENGRAPH Web
12:00 – 13:00: Break for lunch
13:00 – 14:00: Using Mines and Mineral Deposits (MINEDEX)
14:00 – 15:00: Using Mineral exploration reports (WAMEX) and Exploration drilling and surface geochemistry database (Drillholes)
15:00 – 16:00: Using Western Australian Petroleum and Geothermal Information Management System (WAPIMS)
If you are interested in these sessions but cannot attend either date, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
REGISTER for GeoMap.WA
REGISTER for GeoVIEW.WA, TENGRAPH Web
REGISTER for MINEDEX
REGISTER for WAMEX/Drillholes
REGISTER for WAPIMS
Venue: Lecture Room 2, No. 1 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth (NOT Mineral House)
Notes for Attendees:
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. Please review the Transperth webpage or app for the most direct routes from your location.
Paid parking facilities are also nearby – either next to the Tattersalls Bowling Club on Plain Street, or the Queens Gardens Carpark. Please note that most carparks fill up by about 8.45 am.
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 (Causeway end), pass the reception area on the right, and turn left at the ramp to the DMIRS reception area. Someone from DMIRS will be there to escort you to the training room.
Lunch options include a café in the 1 Adelaide Terrace building and a convenience store across the road.
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Online Resources – coming soon
GeoMap.WA: Training Video, Exercise Manual, Contact - email@example.com
GeoVIEW.WA & TENGRAPH Web: Training Video, Exercise Manual, Contact - firstname.lastname@example.org
MINEDEX: Training Video, Exercise Manual, Contact - email@example.com
WAMEX/Drillholes: Training Video, Exercise Manual, Contact - firstname.lastname@example.org
WAPIMS: Training Video, Exercise Manual, Contact - email@example.com
Download manuals and work through examples
WA Geology – Introduction video