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Webinars – Aug-Oct 2017

The following webinars are now available: Sessions commence at 12 noon NZST Date Subject / Information Presenter RegistrationChoose Session CPD Hours CPD Competency AUGUST 2017: August 06: CONVEYORS Sean Kinder 12 noon 1 Operating and safety systems August 07: TEST METHODS Richard Ernst 12 noon 1 Operating and safety systems August 09: OPERATIONAL PLANNING Hamish […]

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WorkSafe NZ COC Review Workshops

WorkSafe New Zealand, the New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners (the Board) and MITO are holding nationwide workshops to provide an overview and explanation of the consultation process for: • proposed revised CoC requirements (WorkSafe and the Board) • proposed changes to unit standards content prompted by feedback from the NZ Mining Board of Examiners […]

Orica Safe Efficient Blasting Course – Nov 2017

Registration of Interest Safe and Efficient Blasting In Quarries TRAINING PROGRAM – 3 day course OBJECTIVES To give course participants a greater understanding of drilling and blasting technology so they can carry out their jobs with greater safety and efficiency. WHO WILL BENEFIT owners, managers, regulators and contractors including: Shotfirers, Blasting Crew, Foreman, Supervisors, Engineers, […]

IOQNZ June 2017 Newsletter

IOQNZ June 2017 Newsletter President’s Report New Conference Format Branch Reports Conference CPD Hours 2017 CPD Training Schedule BOE Update Keith Niederer Passes Jim Macdonald Lecture Tour MinEx Update MITO Update WorkSafe—CPD on-line Pocket Guide—Training New Members / Upgrades

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WorkSafeNZ BoE Newsletter June17

WSNZ-BOE1706-Newsletter Contains: Continuing professional development (CPD) New online CoC application and CPD logbook system Feedback from panels of examiners workshops Proposed CoC requirements New certificate of competence results

Keith Niederer was made an Honorary Fellow in July 2015 for incredible service to the industry

Keith Niederer passes

Affectionately known in New Zealand and in many parts around the world as “Mr Quarryman” Keith Niederer passed away 10 June 2017, aged 95. Many of us will remember his lectures about the feats of mankind including construction of the pyramids; the salesman from engineering company Booth MacDonald (selling Aveling Barford machinery). Keith obtained the […]

Webinars June / July 2017

The following webinars are now available: Morning sessions commence at 12 noon NZST ; Afternoon sessions vary – 4 pm and 5pm NZST Date Subject / Information Presenter RegistrationChoose Session CPD Hours CPD Competency Jun 06: SOCIAL LICENCE TO OPERATE Wayne Scott PM 1 Operations and Safety systems Jun 07: Training and Verification of Competency […]

WorkSafeNZ Workshop Northland – June 20

Inspectors from the WorkSafe High Hazards Unit and the NZ Mining Board of Examiners (BoE) will be hosting in conjunction with the Institute of Quarrying an Extractives industry workshop in Whangarei. The workshop will provide information on the Certificate of Competency (CoC) and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements in the regulations for safety critical roles. […]