Chilean Technical Scholarship Programs
Carolina Maturana, BECAS CHILE Director of Chilean Technical Scholarship Programs said the program was sparked out of the country's "urgent need for more academics, professionals and technicians of excellence to not only be more productive, but more innovative and creative as well."
Xstrata Copper North Queensland
Steve de Kruijff, Chief Operating Officer Xstrata Copper North Queensland said:
"As part of a global mining company with operations in South America, Xstrata Copper is pleased to be part of this work experience program to increase the global awareness of mining, both as an industry and as a viable career option."
BMA Peak Downs
BMA Peak Downs has utilised the services of TQ Mining Services' Occupational Health and Safety Trainer Frank Bogna, who provides ongoing customised training on site. The company arranges training for staff in competencies prescribed by the Coal Mining Safety and Health Advisory Council, and has implemented a higher requirement for risk management training for supervisors by providing additional training to that which is legally required.
Lihir Gold Limited
In partnership with TQ Mining Services, LGL is providing leading-edge training and development at their site that aligns with their evolving business and individual needs. LGL employees are being trained to the Australian metalliferous processing qualification standards to ensure they are fully competent to perform their work safely and efficiently.
Queensland Magnesia (QMAG)
Queensland Magnesia (QMAG) relies on TQ Mining Services and CQ TAFE to help develop and coordinate its training activities. Under a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) agreement, QMAG's qualified staff deliver training internally, allowing QMAG to equip employees with accredited qualifications in occupational health and safety, first aid, machinery and processing operations.