Understanding the new ACMA competency requirements for Registered Cablers

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In July 2012, the Australian and Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) implemented changes to the competency requirements for Registered Cabling Providers (Cablers) to address concerns within the cabling industry that Cablers may not have the appropriate skills required to perform specialised cabling work (ie beyond the scope of a base Registration) for the current and emerging cabling environment.

As a cabler, is a JSA enough?

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By: Ian Millner, BICSI member and former director of Milcom. A Job Safety Analysis (JSA) is designed to identify any hazards related to the safety of yourself, those working with you and others who may have access to the worksite.

Important tax considerations for cablers

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BRCA’s accountant – Michael Huntington, Principal at Duncan Dovico Accountants and Advisers – has written an article to provide BICSI Registered Cablers with some clarity on two key taxation matters that may impact registered cablers this year – subcontracting and motor vehicles.

Business Outlook for Australia in 2013 and 2014

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The rapid pumping of cheap money by central banks has helped share-markets more than it has economies. Yet the latter are looking better too – partly as the ‘crazies’ have been kept away from the steering-wheel in the US, partly as the ‘crazies’ have grabbed the steering-wheel in Japan, and partly as China’s leadership is spending on infrastructure (which we …