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Program OverviewTraining Programs: 6 Topics

Training Programs Overview

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Training Programs Overview.

Garth Brown develops and delivers Training Programs to update your Conveyancing and Legal Skills - as bonus claim CPD Points. Garth is an Award Winning Conveyancer, Legal Consultant and Key Industry Trainer.

Training Programs for Conveyancers and Legal Professionals' - New Program Bundle of 6 Topics covering Risks - as a bonus claim 6 CPD Points - 3 sessions per week over two weeks 'on-demand' viewing in September 2021. Details below.

• For Conveyancers and Legal Professionals

• Learn Key Topics - 1 hour study = 1 CPD Unit

• Purchase and Learn 6 CPD Topics Online

• CPD Invoice will be issued

DOWNLOAD CPD POINTS GUIDELINES FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION HERE

'On-Demand' Training Programs for Conveyancers and Legal Professionals' - 6 TOPICS
Update your Conveyancing and Legal Skills - as a bonus claim 6 CPD Points -
three 1 hour sessions per week over two weeks in September 2021
(Points may be carried over to the next CPD year - refer to conditions for your profession - CPD information below*)

MANAGING RISKS TOPICS

PRICING: Purchase the 6 CPD sessions as a bundle delivered over two weeks in September 2021 - $480.00 (incl. tax).
NOTE: All Productions have Ethics and Professional Responsibility weaved into each topic and cover Professional Skills and Practice Management and Business Skills. 1 Hour Study = 1 CPD Unit.

PowerPoint audio visual presentations hosted by Garth Brown using Zoom recordings are available to play 'on-demand' during the times specified for each weekly session (Zoom links will be provided).

 

*CPD INFORMATION BELOW 

 


Purchase Bundle x 6 Topics: $480.00 (incl. gst) 

Please fill in all details required for payment through PayPal / Guest Credit card facility.

CPD Invoice will be issued.

 


TOPICS WEEK 1

WEEK ONE - SESSIONS 1 - 3

All three 'On-Demand' Webinars below commence from 8am Monday September 13th 2021 to midnight Sunday 19th September 2021.
1: Managing Heritage Risks for Conveyancing Transactions
2: Strata Defects Mitigation of Risk
3: Land Tax exemption Risk: Primary Production Land

 



TOPIC 1: Managing Heritage Risks for Conveyancing Transactions
• How many Registers are there for Heritage listed?
• What Register do the prescribed documents cover?
• Can a Conveyancer rescind based on Conveyancing Sale of regulations 2017 for Heritage non-disclosures?
• If there has been a failure to advise Client on Heritage - is the Client lumped with a property with severe restrictions?
• Other surprise silver linings from Heritage listing.


CATEGORY:
Professional skills / Ethics Professional Responsibility



TOPIC 2: Strata Defects - Mitigation of Risk
• Defects occur within or outside the 6 years Building Warranty period
• What happens after 6 years when Building is complete?
• How to mitigate against failure to advise of Strata Defects and to act in the Clients best interest?
• What to look out for if the Strata Building is 4 stories or higher?
• What mechanism needs to be in place?

CATEGORY: Practice Management / Business Skills



TOPIC 3: Land Tax exemption Risk - Primary Production Land
• The Vendor pays Land Tax when they did not have to.
• What is the exemption based around for Primary Production Land - what tests and information is required for application for exemption?
• How to avoid claim for failure to advise about exemption
• What the Vendor can implement to take advantage of PPL exemption for Land Tax.

CATEGORY: Professional skills / Ethics Professional Responsibility



TOPICS WEEK 2

WEEK TWO - SESSIONS 4 - 6
All three 'On-Demand' Webinars below commence from 8am Monday September 20th 2021 to midnight Sunday 26th September 2021.
4. Land Contamination Risk Mitigation
5. Purchase Surcharge Duty - Mitigating of Risk
6. Defective Fire Prone Cladding - Mitigating the Risk 

 



TOPIC 4: Land Contamination Risk Mitigation
• Buying into a Property affected by Land Contamination
• Who is responsible for Land Contamination reporting?
• What tools can assist Conveyancers and Lawyers during Contract Due Diligence?
• How to rebut the failure to advise Claim from a Client?


CATEGORY:
Practice Management / Ethics Professional Responsibility


 

TOPIC 5: Purchaser Surcharge Duty - Mitigating of Risk
• Where is this risk predominantly coming from?
• What categories are exempted from PSD?
• What Searches or Advise can Conveyancers and Lawyers undertake to mitigate the PSD Risk?
• How can Conveyancers and Lawyers prevent a Claim on Professional Indemnity for failure to carry out due diligence and negligent advice?

CATEGORY: Professional skills


 

TOPIC 6: Defective Fire Prone Cladding - Mitigating the Risk
• What is Defective Fire Prone Cladding?
• What was the NSW Government Cladding Taskforce Risk Assessment and Site Audits?
• Project Remediate - what is it?
• Who will ultimately pay for rectification?
• How Conveyancers and Lawyers prevent a claim for failure to advise or undertake Due Diligence?

 

CATEGORY: Professional skills / Ethics Professional Responsibility



PRICING: Purchase the 6 CPD sessions as a bundle delivered over two weeks in September 2021 - $480.00 (incl. tax).
NOTE: All Productions have Ethics and Professional Responsibility weaved into each topic and cover Professional Skills and Practice Management and Business Skills. 1 Hour Study = 1 CPD Unit.

PowerPoint audio visual presentations hosted by Garth Brown using Zoom recordings are available to play 'on-demand' during the times specified for each weekly session (Zoom links will be provided). 

 

 


Purchase Bundle x 6 Topics: $480.00 (incl. gst) 

Please fill in all details required for payment through PayPal / Guest Credit card facility.

CPD Invoice will be issued.


*CPD INFORMATION
*For Conveyancers: Fair Trading Surplus CPD Points can be carried over for the next CPD year - "It is a condition of a licence that a licensee undertake 5 points of continuing professional development in each 12 month period following the granting or renewal of the licence. Surplus continuing professional development points from one year may be carried forward for twelve months"
https://www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0005/982040/commissioner-guidelines-cpd-conveyancers.pdf

*For Lawyers: CPD: NSW Law Society:
You may carry over a maximum of three (3) units from the previous CPD year if you attained the extra units between January and March. These units can only be counted towards one (1) CPD year.

To discuss any aspect of this Training Program offer Phone Garth Brown: 1300 ASK CPC • 1300 275 272


Garth Brown is a Certified Practicing Conveyancer (CPC) and Degree Qualified Accountant Sydney, who specialises in property law, risk management, quality solutions, trust and service, Sydney NSW. Garth is a Fellow of (AIC) Australian Institute of Conveyancers since 2013 - awarded Conveyancer of the Year 2015 AICNSW.

DOWNLOAD CPD POINTS GUIDELINES FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION HERE

  • PROGRAM x 6 TOPICS
  • WEEK ONE x 3 SESSIONS
  • Managing Heritage Risks - Transactions
  • Strata Defects - Mitigation of Risk
  • Land Tax exemption Risk - PPL
  • WEEK TWO X 3 SESSIONS
  • Land Contamination Risk Mitigation
  • Purchaser Surcharge Duty - Mitigation of Risk
  • Defective Fire Prone Cladding