With the aim to provide better human resource to the deparment following steps are taken:
- Recruitment of Fresh Mining Engineers and Geologists through Punjab Public Service Commission.
- Training of Mining Engineers and Geologists in China
- Arrangement of several workshops including Asian Development Bank Workshop on Mineral investment
- 1260 students have been awarded 3 years DAE Program in Mining and 2 year certificate in surveying. Similarly 5075 mine workers have been trained in various disciplines of mining