Archive | August, 2016

Safe & Efficient Blasting Course

Orica New Zealand Ltd are once again seeking Expressions of Interest for its next Safe and Efficient Blasting Course (SEB) which is proposed to be held in Paeroa on the 8th-10th November. This is internationally recognised training and previous attendees will attest to the quality of the course and its delivery. Attainment of Unit Standards […]

CoC Renewal Applications – reminder

Certificate of Competence (CoC) holders in the extractives industry are required to renew their CoC by 1 January 2017. The New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners has advised applications should be submitted by Friday 11 November 2016 so they can be processed and approved by the Board of Examiners (the Board) by Friday 23 December […]

Photo Competition Flyer

IQ Photo Competition

The Institute of Quarrying turns 100 years in 2017 The IQUK have a number of celebrations planned, including a commemorative calendar Points of interest: The calendar is being created in celebration of the 100 year anniversary of the IOQ next year. The photo competition is a celebration of quarrying and what brings it to life […]

Board of Examiners- 5 nominations sought

WorkSafe New Zealand is seeking nominations for up to five members of the New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners (the Board). Interested persons should also complete the WorkSafe Fit and Proper Person Form Deadline: 5pm, Friday 26 August 2016 More details . . . For any additional queries please contact Gina Matenga P 04 901 […]

Webinars – Sept 2016

Here are some great opportunities to supplement your learning and brush up on vital aspects of quarry management. More CPD too ! Each webinar = 1 hour CPD The following webinars are now available: Morning sessions commence at 12noon NZST Afternoon sessions commence at 6pm NZST 7th September: CONTRACTOR MANAGEMENT Information Contractor Management AM Contractor […]

Electrical Awareness – Auckland and Christchurch

The following ELECTRICAL AWARENESS COURSES are available Electrical Awareness for Quarry Managers and Supervisors – Auckland – 6 Sep 2016. Venue:-Stevenson’s Drury Quarry, 539 Fitzgerald Road, Drury Electrical Awareness for Quarry Managers and Supervisors – Christchurch – 8 Sep 2016 SOLD OUT. Venue:-BNZ, Russley Rooms, 5 Sir William Pickering Drive. For clarification… This course is […]