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First Super Wins Money Magazine Award
3 Dec 2018
First Super - Gold Winner in Money Magazine’s Best of the Best 2019 Awards.
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Australian Apprentice Wage Subsidy Trial
22 Nov 2018
From 1 January 2019, the Australian Apprentice Wage Subsidy will support apprenticeships in skills need occupations in rural and regional areas
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School holiday dates 2019: Australia-wide
22 Nov 2018
School holiday dates for students attending government schools in each state and territory for 2019.
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Workplace audits for 600 NSW businesses
15 Nov 2018
The Fair Work Ombudsman is auditing 600 businesses in the Northern Rivers region in New South Wales
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Prompter payments for subbies
30 Oct 2018
Building contractors and sub-contractors will now enjoy more financial security and prompter payments for their work.
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10 Oct 2018
Please be advised Training Services NSW are holding a series of workshops accross NSW in October to support supervisors of trainees and apprentices.
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New Unpaid Family & Domestic Violence Leave Entitlement in Awards
30 Jul 2018
From 1 August 2018, modern awards will be varied to give employees access to 5 days of unpaid family and domestic violence leave each year.
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27 Jul 2018
Please be advised Training Services NSW are holding a series of workshops in July and August to support supervisors of trainees and apprentices.
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22 Jun 2018
Access your FREE report on the trends and themes from the Salone del Mobile. Milano
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Employing new staff for your business, there are a range of initiatives from the Australian Government that can help, all at no cost to you.
20 Jun 2018
A range of financial incentives may be available to you when you employ an eligible Australian apprentice.
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Recognise your skills and experience through RPL - Gain a Nationally Recognised Qualification
18 May 2018
If you already have the experience, skills and knowledge required by your industry for your trade you can have your skills recognised by FIAA’s RPL Program
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BREAKING NEWS: FWC Approves Unpaid Domestic Violence Leave
27 Mar 2018
The Fair Work Commission has provisionally ruled that a model domestic violence leave clause should be inserted into 119 of the 122 modern awards in Australia.
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It's time to get ready for Single Touch Payroll
12 Mar 2018
From 1 July 2018, if you have 20 or more employees, you'll need to use Single Touch Payroll-enabled software to report your tax and super information to the ATO
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Can you hear me? Prevent hearing loss injuries
2 Mar 2018
This Hearing Awareness Week (25 Feb – 3 Mar) and World Hearing Day (3 Mar) focuses on preventing the anticipated rise in the number of people with hearing loss
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6 Feb 2018
The ISMAA program will assist 1st and 2nd year apprentices and trainees in overcoming life and work-based challenges. Helping them work towards completion of their trade training.
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5 Sep 2017
What you need to know - Steps on how to apply for your FIAA Apprenticeship Training
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Anchor furniture to keep our kids safe
3 Apr 2017
Tragically, up to two children die and hundreds of children are injured in Australian households every year by furniture or TVs toppling over.
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Why you should purchase your kitchen from an Australian Kitchen Manufacturer.
29 Nov 2016
The drawbacks of purchasing kitchens from retailers who are unlicensed and not a qualified Australian kitchen manufacturer
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Greater Choice and Transparency for Homeowners
4 Nov 2016
The NSW Government today announced an overhaul of the NSW Home Building Compensation Fund (HBCF) to enable private insurers to enter the market
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Fuelling a Better Deal for NSW Motorists - FuelCheck
27 Sep 2016
The new FuelCheck website is here to help you get the best deal on fuel, anywhere in NSW.
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Child Safety Warning: Secure All Windows And Blind Cords
15 Dec 2015
This summer Fair Trading is urging families to be aware of window safety to prevent falls as well as to check blind cords for child strangulation risks
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