Mining Law, Certificate | Part time online | York University | Canada
1 months
4495 CAD/full
4495 CAD/full
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The Mining Law course offered by York University will help you drill down and extract the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in mining.


What you will study

The mining business raises complex ownership, regulatory, contractual, environmental and community issues.

This Mining Law course offered by York University is designed for mining lawyers, industry professionals and executives that want to unearth knowledge, strategies and tactics that they can use immediately to minimize risk and better meet the needs of their clients and companies.

The mining industry has faced numerous cycles in the past and looks for efficient ways to deliver the vital raw materials while facing important environmental and societal challenges. Explore topics related to understanding mineral rights, ESG, Indigenous consultation, NI 43-101 disclosure requirements, human rights, and more throughout the program.

Join an expert faculty of lawyers, geologists, regulators, financiers, consultants and business executives, from private practice and industry, and get the practical tools you need to manage these complex and everchanging challenges.

Programme Structure

The program focuses on:

  • Mining and the mining industry
  • Learn the different legal systems for acquiring and securing mineral rights
  • Practical solutions for solving ESG issues
  • How to manage health and safety issues in mining operations
  • Key issues in Canadian mining taxatio
  • How to navigate the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on mining human resources
  • Tactics for minimizing risk in financing mining projects
  • Understand the standards of disclosure for mineral projects
  • Practical approaches to negotiating and drafting mining greements
  • Methods for assessing and mitigating environmental risks
  • Developments in anti-corruption legislation and policies and the reach of government in enforcement
  • Reducing exposure to human rights violations
  • Resource revenue transparency: what you need to know
  • Best practices for working with Indigenous communities

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 1 months

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Mining lawyers in private practice
  • In-house counsel at mining companies
  • Corporate/commercial, securities, environmental, energy/natural resources lawyers
  • Lawyers who advise Indigenous communities on mining-related issues
  • Senior executives in mining companies
  • Mining engineers
  • Geologists
  • Securities/stock market regulators/officials
  • Representatives from natural resources departments in provincial and federal governments
  • Financial officers and accountants in mining industry

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4495 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4495 CAD for the full programme during 1 months.
  • National

    4495 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4495 CAD for the full programme during 1 months.


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