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Worksafe BoE Newsletter Feb 2018

Topics : Certificate of competence results: Improved B-grade quarry manager pass rates Certificate of Competence results: resits Review of Certificate of Competence requirements Applications for Certificates of Competence CPD logbook system Holders of lifetime quarry managers’ Certificate of Competence Providing support to Certificate of Competence applicants Are you interested in being an oral exam panel […]

Branch Meeting – Waikato /BOP

Sponsored by GOUGH CAT HAMILTON Where: 131 Maui Street Hamilton When: 13th February 2018 6.30pm Speaker: Wayne Scott, CEO Minex Presentation on Worker health, specifically air emissions. BBQ and drinks to finish off 1 hour CPD – formal / Leadership Remember your $5 for the raffle. Contact: James West M: 029 299-8909 E: IOQ […]

Branch Meeting – Otago/Southland Branch

Sponsored by Inside Resources on 7:30 p.m Thursday 22 February 2018 At Wain’s Hotel, 310 Princess St, Dunedin. Matt Freeman, Managing Director for Freeman Media who publish Inside Resources, and Bernie Napp the editor of Insider Resources will present – An update on the coal and gold mining sectors Mining in New Zealand is currently […]


ACT Safety 2018 Training Schedules

ACT Safety have released 2018 Training Schedules, as listed below B Grade Surface A Grade Training CoC, CPD, Oral Preparation Training B Grade Tunnel – General B Grade Tunnel (Oceana Gold) For Course Bookings contact Dianne on P: 09 270 9592 M: 021 035 2097 or E:

Webinars Jan-Mar 2018

The following webinars are now available: NZ sessions commence at 12 noon Date Subject / Information Presenter RegistrationClick to Register CPD Hours CPD Competency JANUARY 2018: Jan 29: Quarry Plant, Equipment and Processes Richard Ernst CANCELLED 1 Operating & Safety Systems FEBRUARY 2018: Feb 12: Worker Health Wayne Scott 12 NOON 1 Operating and safety […]

Worksafe – Training / Supervision Workshop

WorkSafe New Zealand are planning a Training and Supervision Workshop Forum for the Extractives industry. The outcome is to equip decision makers with tools and knowledge to achieving best practice training and supervision for the Extractives Industry. The proposed forum will discuss the variability and quality of training across New Zealand and highlight what good […]


Quarry Operator – Websters Hydrated Lime

Quarry Operator Required. Websters is a family owned and operated Limestone quarry and Lime manufacturing plant, based in Havelock North. We have been in operation for over 70 years and pride ourselves on our ability to deliver quality products in a timely and cost effective manner. We are looking for a self-motivated Quarry operator with […]

Dec 17 – latest newsletter

In the December 2017 Newsletter: President’s Report First Aid Cert Reminder New Branch Branch Reports AEG Advertisement TRIND Advertisement MinEx Update MITO Update MIMICO Article/Webinars BOE Newsletter Pocket Guide—Tips/Stockpile Discount Card New Members Membership Invoices Download Dec 2017 Newsletter

WorkSafe Newsletter Nov 2017

Worksafe-Newsletter November 2017 In this newsletter: Departing board members Review of Certificate of Competence (COC) requirements CoCs and national qualifications: What are they? Certificates of Competence (CoCs) Qualifications Review of the mining and quarrying regulations New CPD logbook system Applications for certificates of competence Applying to resit a certificate of competence oral exam Additional members […]

IQ-The First 100 Years

1917-2017 Institute of Quarrying

The Institute of Quarrying is now 100 years old, and celebrations were held in the UK to mark the occasion. The booklet titled IQ – The First 100 years provides a thumnail sketch of the Institutes past in six chapters: The early days The industry after the first World War Post War Developments Plant and […]