Archive | January, 2020

Worksafe NZ – Inspector required

Worksafe New Zealand require a new Specialist Health & Safety Quarries Inspector Interested? See advert details below: Print Specialist H&S Inspector Quarries Advert Closes Feb 9th 2020

2020 Jim Macdonald Memorial Lecture Tour

2020 Jim Macdonald Memorial Lecture Tour

The 2020 Jim Macdonald Memorial Lecture Tour features Dr Mary Obele Specialist Physician in Occupational and Environmental Medicine. Tour dates North Island: Mon 30 March 20 Whangarei Tue 31 March 20 Auckland Wed 1 April 20 Matamata Thu 2 April 20 Palmerston North South Island: Wed 15 April 20 Nelson Thu 16 April 20 Dunedin […]

Obituary - Bruce Hayhow

Obituary – Bruce Hayhow

624029 Major Rtd NZ Army RNZE. Bruce Logan Hayhow passed away on Sat 25 Jan 2020, aged 83 years. Bruce was associated with the Institute of Quarrying for many years. He served on both the local (Auckland Branch) and was Secretary of the National IOQNZ Board. His organisational skills arranging for the Auckland-based Annual Conferences […]

WorkSafe NZ CPD

New Continuing Professional Development requirements guidelines and logbook available The new Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and logbook are available on the WorkSafe website. These reflect the new CPD gazette notice which comes into force on 1 February. “The New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners (the Board) is pleased to present the new guidelines and […]

2020 – IOQNZ report, Paul Sutton

Attached with this post is a comprehensive report on changes within our industry: Continuing Professional Development Vocational Reforms – what the Government are proposing Training opportunities – webinars, courses, e-learning QuarryNZ Conference Wellington New CPD achievement awards Print 2020 Opportunities Report

Emergency Management Course March 2020

Competency: Emergency ManagementCPD Hours: 7-hoursFacilitator: Keri HarrisonDate: 4 March 2020 Location: Pedlars Motel in Paeroa and the visit is out to HG Leach Waitawheta Quarry which is about a 25-minute drive from venue Catering: Morning tea and lunch will be providedYour key learnings will be: Knowing your legal obligations regarding emergency management.Having a general knowledge […]