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MPQC Qualifications

MP Skills will continue to remain active and open as usual.              We are currently monitoring the situation regarding COVID-19 closely and are taking the necessary precautions to ensure the safety of all our delegates and learners.


MP Skills is one of the industry’s leading Approved Assessment Centre specialising in delivering vocational qualifications (VQ) for the extractives industry which are awarded by the Mineral Products Qualification Council (MPQC). Dedicated to working with businesses within the quarrying, mineral products and mining sector, we use our unique expertise to help organisations achieve occupationally relevant qualifications throughout their workforce.


Offering Vocational Qualifications specifically for the extractives sector

We are experts in the delivery of vocational qualifications. With a focus on ensuring workplace competence throughout the extractives industry, our range of vocational qualifications are current, sector specific and will always be up to date with the latest guidelines.

The comprehensive vocational qualification awards offered by MP Skills include:

  • MPQC Plant Operations 

  • MPQC Processing Operations

  • Blasting Operations

  • Drilling Operations

  • Weighbridge Operations

  • Learning and Development (including Instructor and Assessor Awards)

  • Safety, Health and Environmental Management in the Extractive and Mineral Processing Industries (SHE)

  • Highways Maintenance

  • Road Building 

  • Maintenance Qualifications

  • MPQC Laboratory and Associated Technical Activities

  • Precast and Prestressed Concrete

Our expert assessors have years of experience providing businesses with flexible advice and support regarding the qualification needs of their workforce.

Please feel free to contact our team  with any questions you have regarding MP Skills and our range of vocational industry qualifications, or complete the enquiry form using the
'Make an Enquiry' button to the right of this page.

Industry qualifications for extractive industry roles

Vocational qualifications ideal for employees from Mobile and Fixed Plant Operatives to Drilling Operatives, Supervisors, Managers and Senior Managers.

Flexible support tailored to your requirements

We can deliver completely bespoke assessment programmes for your business, including learner support interventions.