Schulich ExecEd Mining Academy

Leadership and skills development programs at all levels from front-line supervisors to executives.

Developed in cooperation with mining industry leaders, Schulich ExecEd’s Mining Academy offers mining-specific leadership and skills development programs focused on developing talent for the global mining industry. They are designed to accelerate the development of talent at all levels, from front-line supervisors to senior executives. Each program is a blend of global management/leadership best practices, combined with mining specific content delivered by Senior Schulich faculty and experts with deep mining expertise. The programs are designed to raise the overall leadership capabilities of an organization by ensuring consistent application of operational processes, leadership behaviours, and business acumen.

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Mining Specific Programs

  • Leadership development programs at all levels from front line supervisors to executives
  • Vital skills development programs including project management, lean operations, risk management

Customized Programs

Programs design to meet specific organizational needs

Deeply Experienced Team

All Schulich ExecEd facilitators and consultants have extensive global mining experience


All programs can be delivered in any country and in any location including at the mine or completely online.

Multilingual Program Delivery

All programs can be delivered in an extensive range of languages including English, French and Spanish

Mining Industry Thought Leaders

The Schulich ExecEd Mining Academy is founded and informed by original research into the mining industry

Events and Forums

Schulich ExecEd can deliver or partner to deliver conferences, leadership forums, round tables, and industry events.

Consultation and Partnership

Schulich ExecEd can provide valuable consultation services and also can develop partnerships to achieve specific business results.


Front Line Mining Leadership

The key objective of this program is to increase the management maturity level of front-line managers by standardizing the application of an organization’s existing processes and management tools, and by introducing global best practices in mining management.

Mini-MBA for the Mining Industry

Featuring a specific focus on the mining industry, the Mini-MBA provides essential and current knowledge in the top MBA subjects – from operations to finance in a practical time frame.

Integrated Project Management in Mining

Introducing the essentials of project management in a mining specific context.

The Data Driven Mine: Data Analytics in the Mining Industry

A comprehensive introduction on how to increase production, recovery and efficiency through data-driven business insights.

Talent Management: Building a Talent Pipeline in the Mining Industry

Solve talent pipeline challenges by helping early-in-career employees build a successful career path.


Custom Program Sample Projects

  • Front Line
    Mining Supervisors

  • Senior Leaders Development Program
  • Management Development Program
  • High Potential Leadership Development Program
  • Leadership Forum + Action Learning Projects
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