e Flashes - 2014

2014 e Flashes (by date)

eFlash #247 - 19 December 2014 eFlash #247 - 19 December 2014 - Release Date 19-Dec-2014: - 1. Amendments to the State Penalties Enforcement Regulation . | 2. Updated Australian Drinking Water Guidelines . | (15KB)

Skills eFlash #-36 - 19 December 2014 Skills eFlash #-36 - 19 December 2014 - Release Date 19-Dec-2014: - 1. Significant training support funding opportunity - water industry submission for Industry Partnerships Strategy - EOI . | (17KB)

Skills eFlash #35 - 11 December 2014 Skills eFlash #35 - 11 December 2014 - Release Date 11-Dec-2014: - 1. Queensland Urban Water Industry Workforce Composition Snapshot Report 2014 Released . | 2. Water Industry Worker Program Evaluation Report . 3. Introduction to Risk Management in the Urban Water Industry – Online course available . | (17KB)

eFlash #246 - 5 December 2014 eFlash #246 - 5 December 2014 - Release Date 05-Dec-2014: - 1. Expression of Interest for 2015 Queensland Water Directorate Event Hosts | 2. Registrations open – 20 February 2015 Steve Hrudey “Ensuring Safe Drinking Water” Workshop | 3. Inaugural qldwater Urban Water Innovation Forum |4. Water Expert Panel 100 Day Plan and QWRAP funding announcement | 5. Update from qldwater TRG | 6. MOU Signed for Operators Within Drinking Water Treatment Systems Certification Project | 7. DEWS – reminder of key due dates, requirements for publication and relaxat (22KB)

eFlash #245 - 12 November 2014 eFlash #245 - 12 November 2014 - Release Date 12-Nov-2014: - 1. Last Week to Register! Urban Water Industry Innovation Forum – 27 November . | 2. Date Claimer - 20 February 2015 Steve Hrudey “Ensuring Safe Drinking Water” Workshop . | 3. Water Research Australia Fact Sheets Now Available .| 4. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS .| (20KB)

eFlash #244 - 29 October 2014 eFlash #244 - 29 October 2014 - Release Date 29-Oct-2014: - 1. Urban Water Industry Innovation Forum – 27 November. | 2. New DEWS Guidance on Customer Service Standards and DWQMP annual reports. | 3. LGAQ ten-point plan released . | (19KB)

Skills eFlash #34 - 20 October 2014 Skills eFlash #34 - 20 October 2014 - Release Date 21-Oct-2014: - 1. Diploma of Water Operations now funded through Higher Level Skills Program. | 2. National Water Training Package Changes – available for review. | (15KB)

eFlash #243 - 17 October 2014 eFlash #243 - 17 October 2014 - Release Date 17-Oct-2014: - 1 Register now for innovation event to ensure your field trip spot! | 2. WaterQ discussion paper released for feedback . | (20KB)

eFlash #242 - 13 October 2014 eFlash #242 - 13 October 2014 - Release Date 14-Oct-2014: - 1. Best Tasting Water In Queensland 2014 . | 2. IPWEAQ Award Winners (19KB)

Skills eFlash #33 - 13 October 2014 Skills eFlash #33 - 13 October 2014 - Release Date 14-Oct-2014: - 1. qldwater contracted to provide Water Industry Intelligence to the Ministerial Industry Commission. | 2. Water Operator Technical Assessment and Mentoring Project a success – final report . | 3. Water Occupations Census – participation . | 4. Introduction to Queensland Water Industry Legislation – new course version available online . | (17KB)

eFlash #241 - 1 October 2014 eFlash #241 - 1 October 2014 - Release Date 01-Oct-2014: - 1. Assistance with new Customer Service Standards . | 2. AWA National Operations Conference, 28-30 October (Cairns). | (18KB)

eFlash #240 - 10 September 2014 eFlash #240 - 10 September 2014 - Release Date 10-Sep-2014: - 1. Queensland Urban Water Industry Innovation Forum . | (16KB)

eFlash #239 - 5 September 2014 eFlash #239 - 5 September 2014 - Release Date 05-Sep-2014: - 1. Registrations Closing – FNQ Conference and Taste Test – 11 September . | 2. AWA 2014 Queensland Water Awards – 12 September. | 3. IWC Master of Integrated Water Management Scholarships (closing 1 Oct) . | (18KB)

eFlash #238 - 27 August 2014 eFlash #238 - 27 August 2014 - Release Date 27-Aug-2014: - 1. Expert panel to help deliver on the WaterQ vision for Queensland . | 2. Water Supply Services Legislation Act 2014 – Clarification of Changes. | 3 Trility joins qldwater as Affiliate Member . | 4. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS (20KB)

eFlash #236 - 5 August 2014 eFlash #236 - 5 August 2014 - Release Date 05-Aug-2014: - 1. New Regulatory Framework for Sewage Pumping Stations. | 2. qldwater WQ Conference/ Taste Test Final Program - Mount Isa 23 August. | 3. Water and Sewerage Advisory Group: Expressions of Interest. | 4. Water Approval Process - QUU Information Sessions - Brisbane August 6. | 5. Local Buy - Engineering Consultancy Services Contract. | 6. Quick Links.| (19KB)

Skills eFlash #32 - 5 August 2014 Skills eFlash #32 - 5 August 2014 - Release Date 05-Aug-2014: - 1. Certification of Drinking Water Operators – Queensland Pilot. | 2. Exposure Draft of Modern Queensland Local Government Award Released . | 3. Queensland Water Industry Snapshot Report – Data Collection . | 4. Government Skills Australia (GSA) – Water Activities Update . | 5. Welcome to new Queensland Water Skills Partnership Members . | 6. Water Industry Training Opportunities and Events . | (17KB)

eFlash #235 - 18 July 2014 eFlash #235 - 18 July 2014 - Release Date 18-Jul-2014: - 1. Toowoomba Regional Council successful in “opting in” to rainwater tanks. | 2. Date Claimer – first qldwater urban water industry innovation forum. | 3. IWC Scholarships now open. | 4. Mackay and Mt Isa qldwater conferences and taste test. | 5. qldwater TRG investigates Big Data opportunities. | 6. QUICK LINKS – ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS (23KB)

eFlash #234 - 7 July 2014 eFlash #234 - 7 July 2014 - Release Date 07-Jul-2014: - 1. Dr Karl to launch the State Taste Test Final!. | qldwater NQ Mackay Regional Conference and Taste Test 29 July - final program. | 3. qldwater WQ Mount Isa Regional Conference and Taste Test 21 August - Call for Papers. | (18KB)

eFlash #233 - 23 June 2014 eFlash #233 - 23 June 2014 - Release Date 23-Jun-2014: - 1. Release of WaterQ, Minister visits Longreach. | 2. Release of qldwater Voluntary Benchmarking Report and Other SWIM news. | 3. WSAA / qldwater MoU and SAT Webinars . | 4. Revised Asbestos Cement Pipe Cutting Guidelines .| 5. Building Codes Queensland Roadshows, review of QDC MP1.4, Building Certification and Plumbing Legislation. | (23KB)

Skills eFlash #31 - 18 June 2014 Skills eFlash #31 - 18 June 2014 - Release Date 18-Jun-2014: - 1. qldwater NWDF Application Approved. | 2. New Pre-Qualified Supplier for User Choice Training (Water) - Enviro-Check Enterprises . | 3. Griffith Smart Water Research Centre - Training Surveys. | 4. New State Funding Opportunities – Water Qualifications. | 5. Australian Water Occupations Framework Released . | (19KB)

eFlash #232 - 17 June 2014 eFlash #232 - 17 June 2014 - Release Date 17-Jun-2014: - 1. Survey on Health-Based Targets for Microbial Safety in ADWG. | 2. Rockhampton Wins Central Queensland Water Taste Test. | 3. Public Event 19 June “Would you drink recycled water?” | (19KB)

eFlash #231 - 6 June 2014 eFlash #231 - 6 June 2014 - Release Date 06-Jun-2014: - 1. Queensland defeats NSW in Water of Origin Taste Test. | 2. qldwater 2014 Operator of the Year Awards. | (17KB)

eFlash #230 - 3 June 2014 eFlash #230 - 3 June 2014 - Release Date 03-Jun-2014: - 1. . qldwater NQ Conference & Taste Test Mackay 29 July - Call for Papers. | 2. New ERA63 Guidelines Released. | (16KB)

eFlash #229 - 23 May 2014 eFlash #229 - 23 May 2014 - Release Date 23-May-2014: - 1. CQ Conferences and Best of the Best Water Taste Test - Gladstone 12 & 13 June. | 2. South West Queensland Best of the Best Taste Test Winner. | 3.Water by Design Stormwater Management Courses. | (18KB)

eFlash #228 - 21 May 2014 eFlash #228 - 21 May 2014 - Release Date 21-May-2014: - 1. Key DEWS Deadlines and New Fact Sheets. | 2. Amended Planning Guidelines for Water Supply and Sewerage. | (20KB)

Skills eFlash #30 - 19 May 2014 Skills eFlash #30 - 19 May 2014 - Release Date 20-May-2014: - 1. ADWG Workshop Tuesday 3rd May (linked to WIOA Qld Conference). | 2. Government Skills Australia E-Scan 2014 Release. | 3. Federal Budget: Skills and Training Implications. | 4. Award Modernisation: Local Government Awards. | (17KB)

eFlash #227 - 7 May 2014 eFlash #227 - 7 May 2014 - Release Date 07-May-2014: - 1. Water Supply Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2014 passes (17KB)

eFlash #226 - 29 April 2014 eFlash #226 - 29 April 2014 - Release Date 29-Apr-2014: - 1. Department of Environment and Heritage Protection – Offsets. | 2 CQ Conference & Taste Test, Gladstone 13 June – Call for Papers. | 3. SWQ Conference & Taste Test, Warwick 16 May – Register Now!. | (16KB)

eFlash #225 - 16 April 2014 eFlash #225 - 16 April 2014 - Release Date 16-Apr-2014: - 1. Industry Code of Practice for Sewage Pumping Stations. | 2. qldwater SWQ Conference & Taste Test – Warwick 16 May 2014. | 3. See you at Ozwater 2014. | (26KB)

Skills eFlash #29 - 16 April 2014 Skills eFlash #29 - 16 April 2014 - Release Date 16-Apr-2014: - 1. Delivering Sustainable DWQMPs - Capacity Assessment and Building Workshop. | 2. National Workforce Development Funding Application on hold.| 3. Upcoming ICE WaRM Courses. | 4. qldwater Sponsored WIOA Operator Awards – Nominate your staff! | (19KB)

eFlash #224 - 19 March 2014 eFlash #224 - 19 March 2014 - Release Date 19-Mar-2014: - 1. Update on the Water Supply Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2014. | 2. qldwater SEQ Conference & Taste Test – Bundaberg 27 & 28 March 2014. | (17KB)

eFlash #223 - 6 March 2014 eFlash #223 - 6 March 2014 - Release Date 06-Mar-2014: - 1. Invitation for public comment - new draft fire fighting standard. | 2. Dial Before You Dig Damages Reporting System. | 3. qldwater NQ Conference & AWA NQ Regional Conference - call for abstracts. | (18KB)

eFlash #222 - 28 February 2014 eFlash #222 - 28 February 2014 - Release Date 28-Feb-2014: - 1. Procurement of Treatment Chemicals. | 2. ERA63 and Sewage Pumping Stations. | (14KB)

eFlash #221 - 26 February 2014 eFlash #221 - 26 February 2014 - Release Date 26-Feb-2014: - 1. Register Now! qldwater SEQ Conference and Best of the Best Water Taste Test 27 & 28 March - Bargara.| 2. Revised NHMRC Fact Sheets Chloral Hydrate and Monochloramine. | 3. qldwater NRL Tipping Competition.| (17KB)

eFlash #220 - 14 February 2014 eFlash #220 - 14 February 2014 - Release Date 14-Feb-2014: - 1. Legislative Amendments. | 2. New DEWS KPI Framework. | (16KB)

eFlash #219 - 5 February 2014 eFlash #219 - 5 February 2014 - Release Date 06-Feb-2014: - 1. Actions from qldwater member survey. | 2. AWA Ozwater'14 - discounted registration. | (21KB)

Skills eFlash #28 - 4 February 2014 Skills eFlash #28 - 4 February 2014 - Release Date 04-Feb-2014: - 1. WIOA Operators Conference Queensland - Call for Papers. | 2. qldwater Sponsored WIOA Operator Awards - Nominations Now Open. | 3. Water Operator Online Training Available. | (0KB)

eFlash #218 - 22 January 2014 eFlash #218 - 22 January 2014 - Release Date 22-Jan-2014: - 1. Important dates - 2014. | 2. Removal of Two Mandatory Environmental Plans . | 3. qldwater Website forum issues. | (14KB)


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