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Building Industry Workshop

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Engaging and in-depth look at business and industry processes and implications that could impact your business.


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  • Date
    Tuesday 19th July
  • Time
    8:30AM to 3:30PM
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* Prices include GST.


Tuesday 12 July 2022

CPD Points



Morning tea and lunch

This one day workshop is a must attend event for anyone in the residential building industry. The event provides attendees the opportunity to receive updates from industry experts across a wide variety of topics. Attendees will be guided through strategies and receive the latest information on how to best manage both the building and operations of their business in these challenging times for the industry. The workshop will cover a range of presentations including technical, legal, business management, builders coaching, workers compensation and government updates. All attendees will receive 6 CPD points.

Topics covered include:

On the tools in 2022 – what technical changes are on the horizon
Presented by the HIA Technical Team

The building industry are experiencing substantial amendments of regulatory change at present this includes:

  • significant upcoming National Construction Code (NCC) changes
  • further BASIX energy efficiency changes
  • building reforms both nationally and state level
  • future standards and planning considerations
  • and more proposals on the horizon

In this session you will hear about what is happening at a federal and state level and discuss how you can best prepare for the future of the housing industry and stay ahead of the pack on these changes. The session will also discuss and debate whether some of the reforms have gone too far and whether the industry is facing a regulatory reform fatigue.

Manage your business to save time and maximise efficiency and profitability
Presented by Kurt Hegetschweiler, Builders Coach

Builders Coach has had unprecedented expressions of interest from builders wanting to know how to best grow their business ’safely’ and in a controlled way. With the proper management of your team and workflow, you can create plenty of opportunities to increase efficiency, profitability and save time. This presentation is a great opportunity to learn from other like minded builders and see what they are doing during these times.

Delays – what are your rights and responsibilities?
Presented by Hamish Geddes, Morrissey Law

Delays and shortages of material and labour has put pressure on contracts and legal obligations like never before. Equip yourself with the latest on managing payment claims, claiming for variations, contracts administration and latent conditions.

Protecting your company’s biggest asset – the people
Presented by Andrew Hollier, icare

Gain insights into the latest updates regarding injury types and return to work rates. Learn how physical and mental health claims, as well COVID-19 claims are affecting the building sector.

VENM and ENM – what you need to know
Presented by Chris Elliott, Idealcorp

Restrictions and fines relating to soil testing and removal are becoming stricter and more common. Learn the latest on VENM and ENM to make sure you’re across the legal requirements and waste disposal best practice.

Major partners

Alinta Energy


Mingara Recreation Club, 12-14 Mingara Dr,

Tumbi Umbi NSW

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1300 650 620

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