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Starting an Electrical Business

$297 AUD (GST inc)

Method of Delivery

Online delivery (1 Day)

Entry Requirement



Non-accredited – Certificate of Completion

Topics Covered

1) Business Structures – Comparison of Structures

2) Electrical Licencing – Telecommunications Registration – Security Licencing

3) Contracting – Terms and Conditions

4) Certificate Compliance Electrical Work (CCEW)

5) Telecommunications Cabling Advice

6) Does it Comply?

7) Dial Before You Dig

8) Australian Competition Consumer Commission ACCC

9) Employees – Electrical Award – Long Service Scheme

10) Accounting and Bookkeeping – Interaction with the ATO – Taxation – Super

11) Document Management – Job Numbers

12) Insurance – Public & Product Liability – Professional indemnity – Workers Compensation Insurance – Asset and Revenue Insurance – Always read the PDS

13) Codes of Practice – Australian Standards

14) Estimating Basics – Mark up and Margin – Mark up and Margin Comparison – Additional Volume – Price Increase – Labour Rate

15) WH&S – WH&S Offences – SWMS and HRA

16) Business of doing Business – Getting work – Networking – Business Plan

Estimating Electrical Projects

$693 AUD (GST inc.)


This course is suitable for both electrical contractors and employees of larger electrical contracting companies moving into estimating roles.

Method of Delivery

Online delivery (2 Days)

Entry Requirement

Work in the electrical industry


Non-accredited – Certificate of Completion

Topics Covered

1) Invite to tender

2) Review documentation

3) Assess your ability to undertake the project

4) Take off materials

5) Request quotes from suppliers

6) Estimate labour

7) Calculate cost and margin

8) Compare pricing

9) Tender submission

10) Accept or decline contract

11) Progress claims and Variations

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