NECA Victoria Webinars


NECA is offering interactive webinars to help you grow your business and get the most out of your NECA membership. 


Webinars will be held regularly. All sessions will be recorded and available for you to watch at a time that is convenient to you as long as you register (even if you can’t attend). 


Below is a summary of our upcoming webinars. Keep coming back to this page as it'll be updated regularly.  If there are topics that you would like us to cover in the future, please submit all requests to Akeera Dharmapala via email at   

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COVID-19 Impact on Employment and Redundancies

Join us to discover the impact of the pandemic on employment as Protect CEO Michael Connolly discusses the risks and critical points in time for industry employment and the role Protect plays to assist employers once they decide redundancies or stand downs are necessary.

What you will discover:

  • How employment remains at relatively strong levels whilst in decline but not (yet) 'falling off a cliff'
  • What to watch out for in the near future
  • How to manage risk for sustainable employment in 2020-21
  • Where to seek assistance for your business during redundancies

Wednesday, 12 August

11:00am - 11:30am

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The Industrial Internet of Things - Automation Solutions for Electrical Contractors 

Join us to learn what automation solutions can be brought together in an easy to deploy, low cost, high feature environment with NHP's Technology Specialist in Automation and Software Stephen Clark. Stephen will discuss how to position your hardware to leverage the much talked about IIOT (Industrial Internet of Things) environment and apply best practice security for WAN environments.

What you will discover:
- Why all PLC's /PAC's are not created equal.
- How HMI's are more than just visual.
- How to use Wireless and 3G/4G to enhance mobility and delivery for customers
- Which Networks for use for Control and Data

Wednesday, 19 August

11:00am - 11:30am

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NECA Technical Update

Join NECA's Technical team experts Michael Weeks and Louis Knoops as they provide you with an update on the upcoming Wiring Rules Amendment 2 and changes within the Solar Industry

- Find out what the proposed changes are to the Wiring Rules with Amendment 2
- How to calculate max voltage open circuits
- Gain information on minimum voltage and voltage drop, string and array over current protection
- The fundamentals of solar design
- What the latest issues are relating to AS3000 effecting solar installations

Why you should attend:
- To be informed and stay abreast of industry changes
- Safeguard your business and learn about issues with PV installations
- Have your say and voice your feedback on industry changes

Who should attend:
- REC, Electricians, Solar Installers

Wednesday, 26 August

3:00pm - 3:30pm

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Investing in a post-COVID world

Is your Super invested? Do you have cash you're thinking of investing? Then this webinar is for you.

Since February, all investment markets have been going crazy, and it isn't over yet! With some government assistance looking to finish up soon, the uncertainty for many Australians will continue...

In this Webinar, we discuss what has happened to date, why the market has run so hard and what industries and property types might emerge successfully at the end of all this.

Wednesday, 2 September

11:00am - 11:30am

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How to get the best out of Digital Marketing Discover how you can build an online presence without a huge budget and find ways to make the most of every digital opportunity for your business.  Learn tips and ticks to avoid the pit-falls and get the best reach out you of digital marketing.

Wednesday 9 September

11:00am - 11:30am 

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AS/NZS 3000 - Circuit Breaker Selectivity 

Join us to find out how to correctly conduct a selectivity study and be compliant with AS/NZS 3000 as expert Jeff Davis from NHP discusses the correct selection of breakers to ensure the correct operation of an electrical reticulation network.

What you will discover:
- How to best select a circuit breaker for your project
- Information on supply source and fault currents and network fault currents
- What the best software is to use

Why you should attend:
- Ensure your circuit breaker selectivity complies with the latest AS/NZS 3000 standards
- Discover how to design a compliant system
- Find out about the safety aspects you need to know 

Wednesday, 14 October

11:00am - 11:30am

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Watch On Demand 

Are you ready for a Cyber Attack? Benjamin Di TBA
How to Systemise your Business to Provide
Consistency & Freedom
Protrade Watch Now
Annualised Salary and Casual "double dipping" Saras Vara & Natalie Mill Watch Now
COVID-19 Impact on our Industry Pawel Podolski Watch Now
Tax Essentials Stefan Angelini & Sean Gavin Watch Now
COVID-19 and Monitoring Your Mental Well-being and Wellness Stephanie Dann Watch Now
COVID-19 & Insurance NECAGuard Watch Now

COVID-19 Q&A with OHS & Workplace Relations Advisor

Correction: The question was how long Coronavirus lives on surfaces around the 7:57 minute mark. At the slip of the tongue it was stated 1 to 3 hours. It should be 1 to 3 days. 

Natalie Mill & Peter Tsoubos Watch Now
How to Thrive, Not Just Survive During These Uncertain Times Jon Mailer Watch Now
COVID-19 Cash is King - Part 1 Sebastian Caruso Watch Now
COVID-19 Cash is King Part 2  Sebastian Caruso Watch Now
COVID-19 Cash is King Part 3 Sebastian Caruso Watch Now

COVID-19 Cash is King Live Q&A

Further Clarification on JobKeeper Payments & Superannuation visit:

Sebastian Caruso & Natalie Mill Watch Now

COVID-19 & Insurance Q&A

Leigh Frost & Alex Joosten Watch Now

COVID-19 JobKeeper Payment - Your Questions Answered

Pawel Podolski Watch Now

COVID-19  Live Q&A - Industry Trends, Advocacy, Business Advice, Workplace Relations & More

Pawel Podolski, Jon Mailer & Natalie Mill Watch Now

COVID-19  & Superannuation

Laura Fleischer Watch Now
Processes 101: Understanding how well your current processes are performing Stephen Gretch Watch Now
Processes 102: How does your current processes impact your customers? Stephen Gretch Watch Now
Processes 103: How much money does poor processes cost the business Stephen Gretch Watch Now
Processes 201: Solving Problems to Improve Productivity Stephen Gretch Watch Now
Processes 202: Collecting and Implementing Ideas to Improve Processes and Reduce Costs Stephen Gretch Watch Now
Processes 203: Develop Clear, Standard and Documented Standard Operating Procedures Stephen Gretch Watch Now
5C's of Crisis Response Ashton Bishop

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How to Create an Organisational Approach to Continuous Improvement Stephen Gretch Watch Now
Developing Staff's Ability to Continuously Improve the Way They Work Stephen Gretch Watch Now
Train Your Staff to Identify Wasteful Activities Stephen Gretch Watch Now
Technical Update: New Legislation, Construction Sites & Wiring Rules Michael Weekes Watch Now
Industrial Manslaughter Peter Tsoubos Watch Now




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