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Got a NSW Security Licence through Interstate Licence?

As of 16/09/2014, NSW Security Licensing and Enforcement Directorate (SLED) has made changes to the required training and assessment of security officers with current NSW Licence and a Certificate II in Security Operations from a non-SLED-Approved: If the student attained the unit of competency with an RTO that is not a current Approved Organisation, they […]

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Handling conflicts at workplace

Handling conflicts at workplace Put a group of different personalities in the same room for 8 hours a day, 5 days a week, add the stress of multiple deadlines, and you’ve got a recipe for conflict. No matter how well intentioned and intellectually compatible the group of people you’ve hired may be, inevitably you’re going […]

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Family day care fees rising

Parents could be forced to pay extra for family day care because the Federal Government is tightening the criteria for providers. Several family day care schemes have already increased their daily admin levies charged per child in care.  For some parents, especially in rural areas, the increase could be up to $140 per month per […]

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Funded training for eligible aged care workers

The Aged Care Education and Training Incentive (ACETI) programme provides incentive payments to eligible aged care workers who undertake specified education and training programs.  The ACETI programme has been extended for twelve months until 30 June 2015. In order to be eligible to receive an incentive payment, aged care workers must meet all the following […]

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NSW Security Conversion Course Deadlines Approaching

The Conversion Course allows security officers who have not completed the workplace assessments to attain the additional units of competency required to transition to the 1AC Class 1 Licence. You may have recently received a letter from (SLED) regarding the mandatory completion of this ‘Conversion Course’ to avoid cancellation of security licence. Most of the […]

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