Turnstone focuses on course offerings in structural and tectonic geology and geomechanics, we also offer introductory geology courses.

We deliver a bespoke set of courses, and do not advertise course dates. We welcome enquiries from companies interested in any of the training courses in our portfolio.

Turnstone is run on a non-profit/reward basis. Any profit generated by courses is used to fund research and training in geology in the Department.

If you are interested in any of our scheduled or bespoke courses please contact us via email

Philosophy and Values

To provide training for professionals based on our expertise and knowledge that is relevant to industry and focused on the needs of the client.

To provide:

  • Quality training, by quality instructors and practitioners.
  • Quality resources and course materials, delivered through innovative approaches to learning.
  • Partnership design and delivery of courses, through client feedback, to ensure that our training meets your needs.