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Waikato – Bay of Plenty – AGM

Please see attached flyer for the Waikato Bay of Plenty Branch meeting (AGM) including technical papers. Great chance to pick up some CPD hours and if you have attended enough events you will be in the draw for the tool box drawn on the night. If you are interested in getting on the committee please […]

Webinar – Mental Health in the Workplace

After the successful launch and facilitation of The 7 Leadership Qualities for Today’s Quarry Manager webinar, the Institute of Quarrying New Zealand (Inc) is delighted to tell you about another Continuing Professional Development (CPD) webinar for our industry: Mental Health in the Workplace – What can you do?  With 1 in 5 working New Zealanders experience mental […]

WorksSafe -BoE Newsletter May 19

In this issue: Certificates of Competence (CoC) applications summary CoC application processing rates Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act (TTMRA) Oral exam resits Continuing Professional Development (CPD) review Implementation review of Health and Safety at Work (Mining Operations and Quarrying Operations) Regulations 2016 BoE secretariat at Minerals Forum Reminders Your BoE newsletter feedback See Newsletter web link

Otago/Southland Mtg

27th June 2019 at 7.00pm Road Metals Office 2 Caledonian Rd Oamaru The Boulder Bar Sponsored by Road Metals Presenters: Peter Morgan will update us from the IoQ Executive. Murray Francis will speak to us on the History of Road Metals. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU ATTEND TO GAIN CPD HRS. Supper & Refreshments will be […]

Worksafe NZ – Proposals for WES and BEI changes – 2019

Welcome to the Workplace Exposure Standard (WES) and Biological Exposure Index (BEI) Stakeholder Consultation for 2019 This year WorkSafe New Zealand is proposing changes to the WES of 34 substances and the BEI of one substance. The substances for which we are proposing changes are as follows: WES Acetaldehyde Acrylamide Acrylonitrile Antimony trioxide 1,3-Butadiene Butyl […]

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Worksafe NZ – CPD review

2019 Review of Continuing Professional Development Nationwide workshops The New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners (the Board) has reviewed the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements as part of its responsibility under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 to issue, renew, cancel and suspend certificates of competence (CoC). It is important you have your […]

Webinar – Leadership

The Institute of Quarrying New Zealand (Inc) is delighted to tell you about a new Continuing Professional Development (CPD) webinar for our industry: The 7 Leadership Qualities for Today’s Quarry Manager.            The webinar has been developed especially for the IOQ NZ in response to the data we received from the recent IOQ NZ Member […]

March 2019 Newsletter

Features: President’s Report Webinars April-August 2019 Membership Education Survey IOQNZ Awards nominations Northland Branch Report Auckland Branch Report Canterbury Branch Report Waikato / BOP Branch Report Wellington Branch Report Marlborough / Tasman Branch Report Central Districts Branch Report Otago Branch report IOQ Education Officer IOQNZ Awards Minex UPdate MITO Update Worksafe NZ BoE update Outstanding […]

MITO – Proposed Vocational Education Reform

There are three main proposals for change: 1. Disbanding ITOs and introducing Industry Skills Bodies 2. Creating a New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology, combining the 16 polytechnics 3. Establishing a centralised funding system. Upload MITO Industry Council letter

Webinars Apr-Aug 2019

The following webinars are now available: NZ sessions commence at 12 noon Date Subject / Information Presenter Registration/ Click time to Register CPD Hours CPD Competency APRIL 2019: April 8: Condition Monitoring of Conveyors Sean Kinder 12 NOON 1 Operating and Safety Systems April 12: Principles of Emergency Management Planning and Response Hamish Beattie 12 […]