About The Institute of Quarrying

Creating Future Leaders

Our vision and purpose for the industry

For over 100 years the Institute of Quarrying has been supporting people working in the mineral extraction industry.

Here you can learn more about what we do to help people and industry to attract and develop the talented professionals that will drive the sector into the future.


Our News

All of our press releases and news about us, the industry and our members.


Have your own training and educational material? We can accredit your courses to show that they meet our standards.

Presidents Blog

The monthly column providing observations and comment from the IQ President.


The Institute of Quarrying Benevolent Fund (IQBF) is there to help in times of need.


An overview of our structure, our history and the people that deliver membership services.


The Institute of Quarrying can take you global with our affiliated national Institutes.