Training Awards 2k18

Training Awards 2k18 Well the apprentice awards season is coming to a close for another year. The major award night for all things apprentices, trainees and training is the SA Training Awards. The awards ceremony was held at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre on Friday 7th September. You may remember from our last newsletter that we…

Getting Back on Track

Getting Back on Track TAPS are committed to providing a safe workplace for all of our apprentices and trainees. Unfortunately, there are still incidents where Apprentices and Trainees are injured. It is imperative to the long-term rehabilitation of injured Apprentices and Trainees that they stay engaged in the workplace. With this in mind, we are…

Chain of Responsibility Legislation

Chain of Responsibility Legislation The new Chain of Responsibility (CoR) legislation comes into effect 1 October 2018 (excluding Western Australia and the Northern Territory), bringing with it a number of significant changes nationally for any person or company doing business with the transport sector. The reform process began with the Heavy Vehicle National Law 2014…

TAPS Awards 2018

The Plumbing/Roofing Industry, TAPS Host Employers, Apprentices, Trainees and their families all gathered together August 1st at Adelaide Oval to celebrate the great achievements of our Apprentices and Trainees. Along with recognising our Host Employers who have gone above and beyond in regards to workplace safety. MC Chris Dittmar the crowd going with some light-hearted…

Construction Safety Action Plan

Initiatives to protect apprentices working on South Australian construction sites will be a key focus of an industry action plan developed by the State’s Work Health and Safety regulator as part of a push to improve health and safety within the sector. To coincide with National Tradies Health Month, SafeWork SA has released its Construction…