AMIT 130: Class 2


The tour group outside on mine property
2017 MillOps students on Great Northwest Tour

Lesson Plan


  • Local mine tour review
  • Gravity separation review
  • Process Unit – Tracing and drawing of PRT system


Local Mine Tour Review:

  • Identify additional safety systems or equipment used at the mine
  • Describe examples of specific areas or processes at the mine site
  • Describe major equipment used at the local mine site.
  • Describe circuits used in the mill at the mine site.

Gravity Separation Review:

  • Review gravity separation process — Gold Panning
  • Explain translating gold pan results to Placer operations
  • Identify sluice box components

Process Unit P&ID Drawing:

  • Identify proper symbols and drawing methods



  • Local mill circuit identification and purpose of circuit
  • PRT Process Unit P&ID and drawing exercise


PRT Process Unit P&ID drawing exercise – continue review for next class.