Your membership evolves as you do

IQ is there for you from your first job in the industry 

Membership of the Institute of Quarrying is about supporting you and your commitment to the quarrying and the minerals extractives industry.  Our membership structure allows you to grow as your experience in the industry grows.

Student Membership: Ideal for anyone studying geoscience or engineering degrees and looking at the minerals extractives sector as a career option. 

Associate Membership: For anyone who is working in the industry but hasn’t yet got any formal industry qualifications.

Technical Member: For anyone with a technical skill or expertise that has been underpinned by a technical qualification, for example the Level 3 Diploma in Quarry & Mineral Processing Maintenance Operations and has at least one year’s relevant work experience. 

Member: Identifies those people working in supervisory, management or specialist roles that have known industry qualifications, for example the Diploma in Quarry Technology from the University of Derby.

Fellow: Recognises those people that have senior management experience. 

The benefits and fees for each membership grade are:

Technical Member
Monthly Quarry Management magazine
Local and national networking events
IQ webinars
IQ e-newsletters
IQ online shop
Designatory letters to use on business cards etc
Ongoing Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Use of meeting rooms and hot desks
Legal protection insurance
First Year (including joining fee)
£20 £165 £165 £165 £165
Annual Subscription Renewal
£20 £101 £104 £146 £155