If you would like support, tips or a helping hand to get your CoC, you might like a mentor.
MinEx has mentors all over New Zealand who hold current CoC qualifications, just itching to help people like you succeed.
If you would like to be mentored, or to mentor others, download our mentoring info sheet and please contact Wayne on 021 944 336, firstname.lastname@example.org
LATEST TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
It's a no brainer that training is the way to make sure you and your workmates or staff go home safe every day. That's why MinEx regulary publishes the Train Brain - our email newsletter to keep you informed of all the latest training opportunities around the country.
With the new safety legislation now in place, training has got more demanding. Until recently, renewing your CoC was a once every 5 year cakewalk. Now, new competencies are demanded and you must keep up to date with your Continuing Professional Development.
You can subscribe to the Train Brain, or check out the current courses on offer in the latest issue.
Other tips for improving your chance of passing incude:
- Catch the latest edition of Train Brain, where you will find a range of courses to help you thrpugh your CoC
- The oral exam is about how well you can apply what you know in an operation – it’s about what you would do or how you would handle a situation. Check out these tips on oral exams
- Talk to others who have passed their CoC. Find out what to expect in the oral exam.
Having a clear qualification pathway, starting with an apprenticeship, helps make the mining and quarrying industry a more attractive career option for new entrants to the industry, including school-leavers.
MinEx, in conjunction with MITO, have brought together an exciting opportunity for those who want to take up an apprenticeship in the Extractives sector. Learn more here.