VentsimTM training course

VentsimTM - 3D Mine Ventilation Simulation Software

​2½ day training course

This course will educate participants in fundamental ventilation design and improvement strategies. Using Ventsim, course participants will model and simulate a wide variety of ventilation systems and scenarios. Participants will also learn how to optimise existing ventilation systems, in order to achieve considerable mine cost savings.

All participants will receive a 30 day license of the latest version of Ventsim PREMIUM and example files for course work and post course exercises.

Participants are required to bring a suitable laptop.

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Course contents

Day 1 : Ventilation concepts and efficient design methods

  • Rapid and detailed building of ventilation models
  • Selecting fans and optimising airway sizes
  • Creating cost efficient and safe ventilation designs

Day 2 : Heat/gas/air quality modelling & improvement

  • Heating, cooling and moisture design
  • Modelling and reducing DPM exposure
  • Controlling recirculation
  • Simulating gases, contaminants, dust and blasting fumes

Day 3 (optional) : Health, safety and emergency analysis

  • Advanced model building techniques
  • Mine fires, gas buildup, inertisation with VentFIRE™
  • Modelling and managing Mine Emergencies
  • Radon simulation

Cancellation Policy

  • Within 7 days of course start: no refund
  • Between 7-14 days of course start: 50% refund
  • Outside 14 days of course start: full refund

To make sure you get the most out of the powerful Ventsim software, we also offer customised private sessions, either one on one, or within a structured training environment tailored to the specific needs of your company. Contact us for further details.

In addition, the following independent companies may be able to provide further assistance with Ventsim products:


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