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New quarterly CPD status advisement to members

Posted on Wednesday 10 July, 2019

An obligation of NZIOB membership is that its members keep up to date with their continuing professional development (CPD). That requirement is 45 CPD credits over a rolling three-year period, with a minimum of ten CPD credits needing to be…

AGM advisement & Board and Committee notification

Posted on Wednesday 10 July, 2019

The Institute has set this year’s Annual General Meeting date for Thursday 22nd of August 2019. The Auckland venue is yet to be confirmed, though it is planned that the AGM be bracketed with a CPD event. Details will be advised to…

Recent NZIOB engagement with Government

Posted on Wednesday 10 July, 2019

The Labour-led government is proving to be very focused on the building industry, with multiple work packages being undertaken in the first half of this year. There have been two general types of engagement for the Institute to involve itself…

Hays Construction & NZIOB Salary Guide

Posted on Sunday 09 June, 2019

The 2019 Hays Construction & NZIOB Salary Guide survey is now live. This year marks the 15th edition of the Guide, which aims to provide accurate and practical information on construction salaries of various construction sector roles in each of…

Quiz Season (reasons to look forward to winter!)

Posted on Sunday 09 June, 2019

As the Film Festival does for movie lovers, the annual NZIOB Quiz Nights in Christchurch and Wellington provide something for building industry practitioners to look forward to in the depths of winter.
The long-running Wellington quiz is a big brassy event that…

BIMinNZ Conference – a collaborative effort

Posted on Sunday 09 June, 2019

The inaugural BIMinNZ Conference was held at Te Papa in Wellington on Wednesday the 8th of May. With 270 plus in attendance, and a cast of relevant and inspiring national and international speakers, the event was a great success. While the programme…

The last of the summer sun, Northern and Central Chapter Golf Days

Posted on Wednesday 10 April, 2019

The annual Placemakers NZIOB Northern Golf Day and Carters NZIOB Central Chapter Golf Day both enjoyed perfect golf conditions and high attendance, with 35 and 32 teams respectively (the Central Chapter attendance level was a record). For 2019, the Central…

Hirepool joins the NZIOB’s ‘family of five’ supporter base

Posted on Wednesday 10 April, 2019

The NZIOB is pleased to announce that Hirepool has become a National Sponsor of the Institute, becoming a ‘family of five’ member, a group comprised of: GIB®, Resene Construction Systems, Metro Performance Glass, Hays, and Hirepool. This supporter base provides…

CPD reciprocity with other Institutes

Posted on Wednesday 10 April, 2019

The undertaking of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a requirement of NZIOB membership, as it is with most professional membership bodies. The NZIOB provides its own CPD events that members can attend to accumulate the minimum requirement of 10 CPD…

Look who's coming to BIMinNZ

Posted on Friday 15 February, 2019

The inaugural BIMinNZ Conference at Te Papa in Wellington on Wednesday the 8th of May 2019, is a collaboration between the BIM Acceleration Committee (BAC), Building Research Association of New Zealand (BRANZ), and New Zealand Institute of Building (NZIOB). The Conference programme and…

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