About ICMS
Trainers & Speakers
    Gideon Acquaah
    Stephen Piedu
    Irene Acquaah
    Wilfred Ashong
    Advisory Board
To become the leading source of Inspiration, Drive, Training and skill development for individuals and corporate organizations globally.
Our mission is to provide  value-creating technical and professional excellence through training, for the working class and corporate organizations worldwide, through appropriate application of leading edge training methodologies.

Under the supervision of a Board of Governors, we will offer rigorous but flexible learning programs, enhanced by state-of-the-art online technology. With our team of competent instructors having graduated from some of the best universities worldwide, and students from different corporate organizations and countries, we are a truly training specialist offering quality skill training and education through open and on-site deliveries.

  • Continually scanning the macro and internal business environment to assess changing trends that are critical to the survival and sustainability of the client’s business.
  • Develop training programs in response to the needs of organizations and individual employees in alignment with organizational objectives.
  • Ensure the transferability of knowledge onto the job by implementing an ‘’on-the-job’’ learning and assessment program.

Mining/Minerals Consultant & Trainer
An experienced leader who is passionate about achieving results and developing human assets. Holds a high level of problem solving skills for producing safe, cost effective outcomes. A forward thinker, confident and determined.

Skilled in anticipating training needs, creating innovative solutions with realistic results. Extremely experienced in environmental, occupational health and safety issues, mining and principle of organizational learning. 

  • Master of Science in Mining Environmental Management : Queens University, Canada , 1998       
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Environmental Management:  California University, Riverside, United States of America, 1996
  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Mining Engineering and ACSM. Cambourne School of Mines, England, U.K.   1978-1981
  • Diploma in Mining and Mineral Engineering with Distinction: University of Science and Technology School of Mines, Tarkwa, Ghana (Now UMAT) 1975-1978
  • Professional Statutory Certificate: General Mine Manager’s Certificate

Management Courses
  •    Safety Management in India
  •    Effective People Management at Royal lnstitute of Public Administration, London. UK.
  •    Leading Strategic Change at Royal lnstitute of Public Administration, London UK.
  •    Performance Management, Capetown, South Africa.
  •    Organisational Learning and Change at St Francis Xavier University,(COADY   INSTITUTE, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada).
Professional & Business Experience
Mining and Minerals Consultant & Trainer - Imperial College of Mines and Safety, 19th September, 2013 till date.

Inspectorate Division of Minerals Commission
(Formerly Mines Department)
  • Appointed on 1st May, 1987 as Inspector of Mines.
  • Promoted to Senior Inspector of Mines on 1st August, 1997.
  • Promoted to Principal Inspector of Mines on 1st June, 2002.
  • Promoted to Assistant Chief Inspector of Mines on 2nd April, 2008.
  • Promoted to Deputy Chief Inspector of Mines on 9th June, 2008.
  • Appointed Chief Inspector of Mines on 1st October, 2011- 15th May 2013.

External Examiner - Department of Postgraduate Studies at University of Mines and Technology, 2003 to date.

Committees Until 15th May, 2013
  • Vice chairman of Technical Review Committee of Environmental Protection Agency.
  • Vice chairman of Laison Group ( Mining in Productive Forest Reserve).
  • Member of National Security Committee for Lands and Natural Resources.
  • Instrumental in establishing Mining Laws and Regulations of Ghana.
  • Chairman of Sensitization Committee for Heads of Agencies under Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources.
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