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February 2017

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Industrial Relations Business Breakfast wrap up

Industrial Relations Business Breakfast wrap up

The critical issue of redundancy payments left many attendees wanting more at the first Business Breakfast event for 2017.

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2017 WH Wylie Scholarship

2017 WH Wylie Scholarship

Broaden the plumbing industry's horizons - apply now for grants of up to $10,000.

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Have your say in the Plumbing Regulations Review

Have your say in the Plumbing Regulations Review

The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning has commenced a review of the Plumbing Regulations 2008 and will develop options for new regulations to replace them.

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Huge turn out for the Ballarat Forum

Huge turn out for the Ballarat Forum

Over 50 plumbers and industry partners came out for the Master Plumbers Forum on 13 February for updates from Central Highlands Water and the City of Ballarat.

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Updates on mandatory sewer inspections in the Greenvale Reservoir area

Updates on mandatory sewer inspections in the Greenvale Reservoir area

From Tuesday 28 February 2017, the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) will stop managing mandatory sewer inspections (below-ground sanitary drainage work) in the Greenvale Reservoir area.

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World Plumbing Day is coming to PICAC Brunswick on Friday 10 March.

World Plumbing Day is coming to PICAC Brunswick on Friday 10 March.

We can confirm keynote speaker Ms Gayle Tierney, Minister for Training and Skills and an Apprentice Skills Competition, Industry Forum and Plumbing Trades Exhibition to name a few highlights.

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What to do if you have lost your red card

What to do if you have lost your red card

Lost your red card? You will need to apply for a new White Card or Construction Induction card. Here's how...

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Master Plumbers debate key industry issues in Sydney

Master Plumbers debate key industry issues in Sydney

CEO of Master Plumbers Ken Gardner joined industry re with Hon Craig Laundy MP, Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science in Sydney last week.

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Our response to the great plumber wages debate

Our response to the great plumber wages debate

Plumber as highest paid tradesperson media hype does not give the whole picture

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The WPD Apprentice Skills Competition is sending finalists to compete in the USA!

The WPD Apprentice Skills Competition is sending finalists to compete in the USA!

We would like to invite your most skilled apprentices to participate in the WPD Apprentice Skills Competition - the finalists are going to compete in America!

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