News and updates

Feedback on oral examinations

The New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners is concerned about the number of certificate of competence (CoC) applicants that are being failed because they are unable to demonstrate they have the ability and knowledge required to maintain a safe work environment.

Feedback on oral examinations

Processing of criminal history reports

The earthquake on 13 November 2016 has had minimal impact on the processing of criminal history reports by the Ministry of Justice.

Processing of criminal history reports

Changing a lifetime A Grade quarry manager’s CoC to a B Grade CoC

WorkSafe New Zealand has agreed that holders of a Lifetime A Grade Quarry Manager’s certificate of competence may, upon application, be granted a B grade quarry manager’s CoC.

Changing a lifetime A Grade quarry manager’s CoC to a B Grade CoC