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Introduction to Prospecting course

01 June 2016 

Public Service Announcement 

Introduction to Prospecting course 

Do you want to learn how to identify different rocks and minerals like iron and gold? 

Then you should attend the free Introduction to Prospecting course, which will be offered in seven communities by geologists from the Department of Economic Development and Transportation: 

  • Arviat – June 13-18 Grise Fiord – August 8-13 
  • Taloyoak – June 13-18 Resolute Bay – August 15-20 
  • Pond Inlet – July 11-16 Kimmirut – September 5-10 
  • Clyde River – July 18-23 

You can learn prospecting skills and techniques, and find out more about the mineral and mining industry in Nunavut. 

For more information, call 1-888-975-5999 or email minerals@gov.nu.ca, or you can sign up for the course at your hamlet office. 

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Media contact:

Matthew Illaszewicz 
Manager, Communications 
Department of Economic Development and Transportation 
Government of Nunavut 
867-975-7818 
millaszewicz@gov.nu.ca