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IQ Excellence Awards Announces National Winners

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 8, 2020 10:30:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry, Skills Wheel, Excellence Awards

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The IQ Excellence Awards were launched in 2019 with the aim of celebrating the achievements and success of individuals and teams across the mineral products sector.

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Your opportunity to take a leading role in the Institute of Quarrying

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 1, 2020 8:45:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Leadership, CPD, Industry, Careers, IQ Community

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The Institute of Quarrying is seeking new volunteers to serve on the Board of Trustees. The successful candidates will join the Institute at an exciting time as it continues to implement the Strategy it launched in 2018.

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Define Your Future with IQ Connect

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 12, 2020 11:36:50 AM / by IQ News Update posted in CPD, Industry, Skills Wheel, Careers

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Are you aware that IQ have launched a new app for members – IQ Connect?

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Second phase of EPC 'Lifelong Learning Live' programme launched

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 10, 2020 3:43:15 PM / by IQ News Update posted in CPD, Industry

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EPC-UK’s innovative ‘Lifelong Learning Live’ programme has proved to be an invaluable addition to the company’s training portfolio. Launched in May, the initiative, which is specifically designed to ensure the continuity of learning during these challenging months, has attracted numerous individuals from across the sector, providing them with an opportunity to gain industry-recognised qualifications from a distance.

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IQ Brings Forward Release of New Mobile CPD App to Members

[fa icon="calendar'] May 6, 2020 11:55:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in CPD, Membership

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A new mobile app in development by the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) has been released early, to enable members to connect digitally with valuable online educational resources during self-isolation and social distancing.


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EPC-UK Launches ‘Lifelong Learning Live' Online Training Programme

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 29, 2020 12:00:00 PM / by IQ News Update posted in Industry

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In order to strengthen its industry renowned educational programme and ensure continuity of learning during these challenging months, EPC-UK – the country’s leading blast services specialist - is introducing ‘Lifelong Learning Live’ online webinar courses to its training portfolio.

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IQ Benevolent Fund Available to Members

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 17, 2020 10:15:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Membership, IQ Community

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The Coronavirus continues to affect us in ways we couldn’t have imagined. For anyone who may have been affected either directly or indirectly, the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) reminds members of a fund set up to support them and their dependents in times of difficulty.

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Coronavirus Financial, Legal and Wellbeing Support and Advice

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 7, 2020 10:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in IQ Community

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Through this difficult time, our primary concern is to ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of you as members and for those around you.

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IQ Covid-19 Contingency Plans

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 18, 2020 10:29:26 AM / by IQ News Update

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The Institute of Quarrying outlines its Coronavirus contingency plans and it's support for members.

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IQ Excellence Awards National Finalists Revealed

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 3, 2020 9:00:00 AM / by IQ News Update posted in Skills Wheel, Excellence Awards

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Over 100 applications, six hours of judging and four regional ceremonies later, the national finalists of the Institute of Quarrying (IQ) Excellence Awards have been revealed.

With each regional winner automatically put forward to compete for the overall title in each category, it’s now all eyes on Hillhead, the biggest quarrying exhibition of its kind in the world. The finalists will find out their fate at the awards dinner on 24 June at Devonshire Dome in the heart of Buxton.

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