Blasting Works and Technologies - BWT
The specialists are prepared over 3 semesters in the regular study and 4 semesters in the extramural study. They get acquainted with fundamental issues related to the management, design and carrying out of blasting works in all industrial sectors including pits, hazardous and non-hazardous gas and dust, open- pit mining of mineral deposits, underground construction, forestry, metal processing, demolition of buildings and facilities and other additional activities where the blast energy can be used. The students acquire knowledge about the safety rules in the production and usage of blasting materials, their transportation, storage, reporting and liquidation of faulty charges, etc. The regulations on safe exploitation of mining works and civil sites are also studied.