Responsible Raw Materials Initiative

Conflict Minerals Reporting Template Training & Resources

We offer several training resources on using the Conflict Minerals Reporting Template, as well as guidance on using the MRPRO tool.

Please note that some of our online trainings are offered as modules that require pop ups in the user’s web browser (marked with an asterisk). If you’re experiencing problems running these modules, please see this troubleshooting manual.

CMRT v. 4.20 Resources

Click HERE for a downloadable MS Excel® version of the Standard Smelter List and a Standard Smelter List revision history.

Click HERE for a downloadable guide on how to complete the CMRT.  Also available in Chinese.

CM Training Modules from Ford Motor Company (Module 1 provides an overview of conflict mineral reporting requirements, Module 2 takes a detailed look at the CMRT, and Module 3 explains how to integrate IMDS reporting into the CMRT)

To submit the name of a smelter that is not currently on the Standard Smelter List, download and complete the Smelter Information Questionnaire (for Chinese language version, click here).

Completing the CMRT (older versions)

CMRT Revision 4.01 Webinar hosted by Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP

instructional video (CMRT v. 2.03a) | online training module (CMRT v. 2.03a)

Using the MRPRO Dashboard Tool

instructional videoonline training module | instructional videos

CMRT and MRPRO Frequently Asked Questions

Guidance document for MRPRO

Standard Smelter List Q&A . We are currently updating our FAQ for CMRT v. 4.0.

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