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Introduce an ‘IQ Hero’ at Hillhead

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 19, 2018 8:14:00 AM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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As the countdown to Hillhead 2018 draws closer, members of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) are encouraged to introduce a friend or colleague to membership at the IQ stand (RB26) for the chance to walk away with an array of exclusive rewards.

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Plan Your Hillhead Visit with the Engage App

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 7, 2018 9:00:00 AM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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Visitors can plan who they want to meet to the minute at this year’s Hillhead with ‘Engage’, a smart new online planning tool sponsored by the Institute of Quarrying (IQ).

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Rewards on Offer for IQ Members at Hillhead

[fa icon="calendar'] May 24, 2018 12:05:00 PM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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Members of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) attending Hillhead are encouraged to say hello to the membership body at stand location RB26 and bring along a friend or colleague for the chance to walk away with an array of exclusive goodies.

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CPD Counts at Hillhead 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] May 8, 2018 3:47:08 PM / by Dave Tebbutt posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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It’s official. Hillhead, the world’s biggest quarrying exhibition, has sold out. With more than 500 exhibitors, exciting product demonstrations and 18,500 visitors at the bigger and better event, IQ members will earn valuable continuing professional development (CPD) when they attend the show.

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Institute of Quarrying Countdown to Hillhead 2018 Begins

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 13, 2018 8:00:00 AM / by Sarah Fry posted in Quarrying, CPD, Industry, IQ

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The countdown to the biggest quarrying exhibition of its kind in the world has begun and the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) is proud to be supporting Hillhead 2018.

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Tarmac’s Dene Quarry achieves PRIME status

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 25, 2018 1:32:00 PM / by IQ News Update posted in Quarrying, PRIME

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Tarmac’s Dene Quarry in Derbyshire is the latest mineral extractives operation to achieve Professional Recognition in Mineral Extraction (PRIME) status from the Institute of Quarrying (IQ).

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Vacancies at the University of Derby in the Centre for Mineral Products

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 15, 2018 4:04:54 PM / by IQ News Update posted in Quarrying, Education, University of Derby

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Based at the University’s Enterprise Centre on Bridge Street, Derby, the Centre for Mineral Products delivers industry standard and globally recognised higher educational qualifications to the mineral products sector. In partnership with the industry's professional bodies, the Centre and its qualifications have been established to meet the educational and developmental needs of the sector it represents.

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New IQ Factsheet Focuses on DEFRA’s Updated Abstraction Licensing

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 4, 2018 3:21:20 PM / by IQ News Update posted in IQ Member, Quarrying, CPD, IQ Academy, Skills Wheel, Education, IQ, Factsheets

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A new factsheet is now available from the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) focusing on the updated Abstraction Licensing regulations introduced by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) on 1st January 2018.

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New Year Learning Feast as IQ Academy Launches ‘Lunch and Learn’ Webinars

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 19, 2017 7:21:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in IQ Member, Quarrying, CPD, IQ Academy, Education, IQ

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The Institute of Quarrying (IQ) is starting 2018 as it means to go on with the launch of a compelling new series of ‘Lunch and Learn’, issues-related seminars from IQ Academy.

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New Challenge Awaits Outgoing IQ General Manager

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 18, 2017 2:41:31 PM / by IQ News Update posted in Insider, Quarrying, IQ

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A more than familiar face around the mineral extractives industry, Mike Phillips, General Manager of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) is moving on to new challenges in 2018 after 10 years in post.

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