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Future leaders learn new skills in Derbyshire's great outdoors

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 8, 2019 11:43:46 AM / by IQ News Update posted in University of Derby, Apprenticeships, Careers

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Around 75 apprentices from the University of Derby’s Centre for Mineral Products are descending on Derbyshire’s Peak District in April for a week of challenges designed to inspire future industry leaders.

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IQ study tour focuses on north-west

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 8, 2019 11:31:04 AM / by IQ News Update posted in University of Derby, Careers

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This year’s Institute of Quarrying (IQ) study tour for students from the University of Derby’s Centre for Mineral Products runs from 18-22 March 2019 and takes in a number of different mineral extraction and processing sites located across the North West of England.

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IQ Student Awards Presented at Tower of London

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 30, 2018 11:00:32 AM / by IQ News Update posted in University of Derby, Careers, IQ Community

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Winners of the 2018 Institute of Quarrying (IQ) Student Awards were presented with their awards at this year’s Fellows Lunch against the impressive backdrop of the Tower of London.

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Vacancies at the University of Derby Centre for Mineral Products

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 15, 2018 4:04:54 PM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry, 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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IQ Student Awards Presented at Centenary Dinner

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 2, 2017 10:07:39 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Centenary, University of Derby, IQ Community

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The Institute of Quarrying’s (IQ) annual Student Awards took pride of place at this year’s ‘Inspiring for Generations’ centenary dinner at the Belfry in Sutton Coldfield.

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University of Derby Students Hit the Road for IQ Study Tour

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 27, 2017 10:34:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in University of Derby, Networking, students

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University of Derby students will today embark on a five day UK study tour with the Institute of Quarrying (IQ), visiting a number of different mineral extraction and processing sites across the West Country as part of their studies.

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University of Derby students honoured with top IQ awards

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 9, 2017 8:39:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in IQ Member, Education, University of Derby, IQ

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From left to right: Dominic Hodgson, Martin Riley, Daniel James, Nicholas Jackson, Robert Symes, Lee Preater, Robert Kelly, Mark Osbaldeston, James Thorne.

The Institute of Quarrying (IQ) has honoured the highest achieving students from the University of Derby Higher Education programmes through the partnership with the Mineral Products Centre, with a series of awards presented at a ceremony last night.

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