62D Victoria Street
PO Box 898
Ph: 07 827 0075
Fax: 07 827 0076
Established in 1997, QEC is a specialised regulatory and technical consultancy, working across the fields of environmental, safety, hazardous substances, food safety and quality management.
We provide consultancy, training, auditing, assessment and certification services throughout New Zealand.
Our staff are experienced and tertiary qualified.
Our health and safety system is accredited to tertiary WSMP standard.
We are a registered Private Training Establishment, and approved trainer for the Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board.
We are executive committee members of the NZIHSM and members of NZISM.
We certify approved handlers, locations and stationary containers under HSNO.
We are an accredited agent for the Warranty Standards certification programme.
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28 October – ½ Day Class 2.1.1B Anhydrous Ammonia Approved Handler Course
30 October – ½ Day Resource Consent / Compliance Monitoring
4-5 November - 2 Day Class 2-9 Approved Handler Course
2 December - 1 Day Incident Investigation
15 December - 1 Day Implement Environmental Management Systems to ISO14001/Eco Warranty
16 December - 1 Day Auditing Management Systems
17 December - 1/2 Day Approved Handler Certificate Renewal
We now sell NZ made portable bund units for Hazardous substances in 2 sizes, available to buy online.
Purchase the EPA approved Code Of Practice HSNO COP 28 Hazardous Substance Separation Locations - Click here for further details
QEC has sponsored an endangered Rowi Kiwi egg. This share allows us to follow the first year of a critically endangered Rowi Kiwi chick’s life as it goes through the BNZ Operation Nest Egg programme throughout 2014.
The EPA have recently approved the Code of Practice for used oil, November 2013 (HSNOCOP 63). Stationary Container Certificates (SCS) are now required for above ground tanks of 5,000 litres or more, containers of 60 litres if connected to a burner, or 250 litres if below ground.
Secondary containment and emergency response is now required at 1,000 litres. In effect Used Oil now requires a level three control, much the same as other Hazardous Substances.If you do have concerns or questions about your waste oil holdings just give us a call.
“Due to our committed staff and strong Health & Safety systems in place, QEC’s continuing excellence in Health & Safety was again confirmed by ACC with our successful renewal of our accreditation status at Tertiary level to ACC Workplace Safety Management Practices on the 1st July 2014”