'Minerals Matter' aims to future-proof the quarrying and minerals industry

'Minerals Matter' aims to future-proof the quarrying and minerals industry

New initiative aims to make quarrying and minerals extraction sector appeal to new starters

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07 NOVEMBER 2022
IQ launches new geotechnical qualification in the UK

IQ launches new geotechnical qualification in the UK

A new geotechnical qualification has been launched in the UK by the Institute of Quarrying

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18 AUGUST 2022
Minerals Matter introduces school children to quarrying industries

Minerals Matter introduces school children to quarrying industries

Visit to industry expo provides school students with an insight into quarrying career options

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27 JULY 2022
IQ moves forward with office relocation plans

IQ moves forward with office relocation plans

Details of a new management structure have been unveiled by the IQ and the NSC

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28 APRIL 2022
IQ improves CPD reporting for members

IQ improves CPD reporting for members

The Institute of Quarrying has enhanced its membership app to improve CPD activity recording

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30 NOVEMBER 2021
IQ updates 'Good Practice Guide for Handling Soils in Mineral Workings'

IQ updates 'Good Practice Guide for Handling Soils in Mineral Workings'

The Institute of Quarrying has updated and published its Good Practice Guide online

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05 OCTOBER 2021
IQ to create 'Centre of Excellence' at National Stone Centre

IQ to create 'Centre of Excellence' at National Stone Centre

Headquarter move for IQ sees establishment of Centre of Excellence for quarrying industry

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12 AUGUST 2021
IQ names Gavin Hartley as 2021 Caernarfon Award winner

IQ names Gavin Hartley as 2021 Caernarfon Award winner

2021 Caernarfon Awards winner named by the international presidents of the Institute of Quarrying

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26 JULY 2021
Health & safety best practice  from the Institute of Quarrying

Health & safety best practice from the Institute of Quarrying

Health and safety training is an important part of the work done by the Institute of Quarrying

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17 MAY 2021
Mental health and wellbeing from the Institute of Quarrying

Mental health and wellbeing from the Institute of Quarrying

Mental health help and awareness from the Institute of Quarrying

Industry voice

13 MAY 2021
First graduates on Institute of Quarrying Level 3 ILM Certificate

First graduates on Institute of Quarrying Level 3 ILM Certificate

First group of students complete IQ's Level 3 Certificate in Leadership and Management course

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10 DECEMBER 2020
IQ brings forward release of new mobile CPD app to members

IQ brings forward release of new mobile CPD app to members

Learning app released early by the Institute of Quarrying in response to COVID-19 lockdown

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07 MAY 2020