NIVA OHS in northern open pit mines

OHS in Open-pit Mines

11th – 12th of November 2015
Radisson BLU Hotel, Oulu, Finland

For Occupational health and safety professionals in the mines

About this course

Miners in the northern environment are exposed to climatic factors that can cause stress, especially in the winter. These factors may also give rise to new occupational health and safety risks.

Price information

The price of the course consists of the course fee of EUR 500
and the day package of choice.

Day package I

This package includes:

  • conference facilities and technical equipment
  • course material
  • coffees, lunches
  • dinners and the social program on Tuesday.

We strongly encourage you to take part in the social program, as this is a vital part of the NIVA course experience. We believe in the power of networking (between people) and strive to create an inspiring possibility for that through the social program.

The total price of the course is EUR 950 (course fee EUR 500 + day package fee EUR 450).

EUR 450

Day package II

This package includes:

  • conference facilities and technical equipment
  • course material
  • coffees and lunches.

Kindly note that the day package II does not include dinners nor the social program.

The total price of the course is EUR 700 (course fee EUR 500 + day package fee EUR 200).

EUR 200

Accommodation

26th – 28th of October 2020 at Hotel Hanaholmen, Espoo, Finland.

To book a room from the block kindly make the reservation directly to the hotel by email to reception@hanaholmen.fi using the booking code “NIVA” (available until 2.10.2020).

Single The room price for a single standard room is EUR 115/night (including breakfast, morning sauna and access to the pool) and the price for a double room EUR 134/night (including breakfast, morning sauna and access to the pool). room: 128 €/night (including breakfast).

The block reservation will be available until 2nd of October 2020.

EUR 115 – 134 / night

Course objectives

To collect the latest research-based information and best practices from open-pit mines in the North to provide insight and applications for occupational health and safety professionals in mines. The aim is to cover the whole range of environmental and work-related factors.


General course fee information

The courses and workshops vary in price. Please note that the course fee does not cover meals or accommodation. The course fee and day-package fee are invoiced after the registration deadline. Travel arrangements Please refrain from booking any tickets until we have confirmed the course. The confirmation, which will be sent after the registration deadline, will include detailed information on the payment of the course fee and day-packages, as well as information on accommodation options and practical arrangements. Please note that you are not insured by NIVA.


Subject background

Miners in the northern environment are exposed to climatic factors that can cause stress, especially in the winter. These factors may also give rise to new occupational health and safety risks.

Course leader

Hannu Rintamäki


Course lecturers

Arto Reiman

Hannu Rintamäki

Ilkka Hynynen

Juha Oksa

Kirsi Jussila

Kirsi Jussila

  • Specialist Research Scientist, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH), Finland

Lage Burström

Merethe Larsen

Morten Skandfer

Morten Skandfer

Tiina Santonen

  • Research Professor, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH), Finland

Tohr Nilsson

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