Townsville Info Forum

Thank you to those who attended the Townsville Info Forum on 15 June! If you would like information on the speakers' presentations, please email

This event included informative sessions on topics that reflect current industry demands; workshops and demonstrations; and the opportunity for an open forum where attendees can collaborate and network together. 

2:00pm - 2:10pm Service Trades Council (STC) Introduction
2:10pm - 2:45pm Compliance Update – HWS Installations, Home Warranty Insurance, Form4s Submissions, Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC)
2:45pm - 2:50pm Local Government Update, Townsville City Council
2:50pm - 3:00pm Non-conforming Building Products Bill, Building Codes Queensland
3:00pm - 3:10pm Apprentices and Supervision, Service Trades Council
3:10pm - 3:40pm Working Near Power Lines, Ergon Energy

Product/Service Training Sessions
4:00pm - 5:30pm 

Automating Business Processes, Ash Parrott, simPRO Software
Thermann C7 – Hot Water Efficiency, Jacob Krusche, Reece
What's Happening at Dial Before You Dig, Terry O'Keeffe, Dial Before You Dig 
Analysis of Backflow Valves, Paul Halliday, Emerson Backflow

Networking Function
5:30pm - 7:00pm

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