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WorkSafe NZ Workshops 2016

The WorkSafe High Hazard Team (HHU) is holding workshops throughout New Zealand on: – Certificates of Competence – Oral Examinations – Continued Professional Development – The New Health and Safety at Work Act This is your opportunity to come along and hear HHU inspectors and the New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners Secretariat explain these […]

Webinars and CPD programmes

Your IOQNZ Executive Committee is committed to providing an opportunity for all members to take part in on-going training and since the Annual 2015 Conference in Hamilton, the IOQNZ has worked closely with Institute of Quarrying Australia (IQA) on developing a mechanism for registration / payment of webinars and for some specialist CPD courses. Following […]

Proposed Extractives CPD requirements

Proposed CPD requirements for CoC holders, which are set by WorkSafe, have been released for feedback. Attached below is WorkSafe NZ CPD Feedback Statement the CPD Draft for members’ input please plus a CPD Response Form Please email your submissions (Response Form) to Gordon Laing by no later than close of business 7th Oct. Gordon […]

WorkSafe / Minex Forum – Tauranga

The next session is in Tauranga Where: Tauranga Yacht & Power Boat Club, 90 Keith Allen Dr, Tauranga When: Wednesday 8 July – 5.30 for 6.00pm So we have an idea of numbers please email office@minex.org.nz to confirm if you are able to attend. We are facing many changes effecting the mining, quarry and alluvial […]

Electricity Regulations 2013 (for mobile equipment)

A friendly reminder from WorkSafeNZ re Electricity Regs. In summary: * all operators must ensure compliance for all mobile and relocatable electrical equipment * all such equipment must be designed and constructed to ensure compliance * all such equipment must be inspected by an authorised person, and * inspection assessment records are to be kept […]

Notification to WorkSafe NZ of appointment

Dear Members A reminder from the Worksafe Inspectorate that there is a requirement under the Health and Safety in Employment (Mining and Quarrying Operations) Regulations 2013 that all operations must give notification of an appointment of a Quarry Manager, Acting Manager or Designated person to Worksafe NZ. This information must be received on or before […]