Northern College to offer on-site mining training under new agreement

July 18, 2016

Northern College has announced that it will provide high quality training to students in the mining industry through a new partnership with Glencore’s Kidd Operations. A recently signed MOU will commit the two groups to collaborate on modular programming that will be offered through the college's Northern School of Hard Rock Mining and delivered on-site at Kidd Operations’ mine in Timmins. “The signing of this MoU signifies the strength of the college’s relationship with industry partners … to deliver onsite modular training to students, providing authentic hands-on skills and experience,” said Northern President Fred Gibbons. Northern