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Industry Forum

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In-depth analysis of the upcoming National Construction Code changes which will take effect in Tasmania on 1 October 2024.
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$60*

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$80*

for non-members
  • Date
    Friday 15th March
  • Time
    5:00PM to 8:00PM
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Monday 11 March 2024

CPD Points

2

Event detail

An evening of industry networking featuring expert-led analysis of the upcoming NCC 2022 changes going into effect on 1 October 2024. HIA will also present an in-depth discussion on how to respond to the ban on engineered stone.

Presentations include:

National Construction Code Changes – Liveable Housing
Presenter: Simon Croft - HIA’s Chief Executive Director Industry Policy

This session delivered by Simon Croft, HIA’s Chief Executive Director Industry Policy and Lobbying will present an in-depth analysis of the upcoming changes which will take effect in Tasmania on 1 October 2024. Simon will discuss new liveable housing design provisions and provide a refresher on other NCC requirements.

Ban on Engineered Stone and update on other key WHS issues
Presenter: Ben Price – HIA’s Workplace Services Manager (Vic/Tas) & WorkSafe Tasmania representative

All state and territory Work, Health and Safety Ministers voted in support of a ban on the use of engineered stone and on some of the details associated with the ban. The topics to be covered include:

  • What is Respirable Crystalline Silica (RCS)?
  • Information on how to work safely with products containing silica
  • Current rules for working with products containing silica
  • Tools available for working safely with silica
  • Health and air monitoring requirements
  • New Codes regarding Silica exposure
  • Workplace Exposure Standard
  • Training available
  • Ban on engineered stone, a timeline of the ban, and how transitional arrangements may work
  • Other current WHS issues such as asbestos, working from heights

The session will also include a presentation on mental health and an update from HIA staff on new CPD approved industry training on NCC, business and communication, and OHS topics.

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Venue

Prince's Wharf No. 1

Castray Esplanade, Hobart TAS

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1300 650 620

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