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MPAV Introduces—— NEW EVENT CALENDAR APP

Master Painters Association of Victoria—Calendar App Þ MPAV is getting up to speed with technology,  Is Your Business? Þ Introducing a great way to remember the important events . Þ Up to date information regarding MPAV events, engagements and important dates throughout the year of Master Painters Victoria Þ Syncing of personal dates from the native calendar so you […]

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MPA ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER 2013 -PAINT SPOT & VALSPAR CO-SPONSOR

Paint Spot and Valspar are the proud sponsors of this year’s Master Painters Australia Annual Awards Dinner on 4th May.  The event, at Rydges Bell City Ballroom in Preston, is the seen as the event of the year for MPA’s members.   Barry Morgan, Chairman of Paint Spot explained that, after 40 years in the industry, […]

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100 Years Old and Still Going Strong – Footscray Paint Spot

After four generations and 100 years, the paint trade has not lost its gloss for the Dobinson family. Chris Dobinson (Footscray) and Anthony Dobinson (Sunshine) currently operate the business that was started by their great Grandfather Chris Dobinson, a painter, in 1913. From humble beginnings in a small shop in Footscray the Dobinson name has […]

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APMF – Victorian Paint trial begins 1st March, 2013

The Australian Paint Manufacturers’ Federation Inc. will run a trial of up to three months in Victoria to collect, treat and dispose of waste paint from trade sources. The drop-off locations for the trial will collect data to assist the development of a national strategy for safe disposal of paint. A total of six Council […]

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Industry Working Together for Best Practice in the Panting and Plastering Trades

It is great to see industries in the finishing trades working together to solve an ongoing problem. Master Painters Australia Limited (MPAL) would like to acknowledge the great work by representatives from AWCI, AWCIANZ, Queensland Building Services Authority(QBSA), Dulux, Taubmans, Wattyl ,Master Painters Association of Queensland, Peer Industries, Boral Plasterboard and SkillsTech Australia in developing […]

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MASTER PAINTERS AUSTRALIA SUPPORTS NATIONAL LICENSING

Master Painters Australia Limited (MPAL), the federal body that represents Queensland ,Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory, South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales in the painting and decorating industry, MPAL have been developing a formal structure to present to the National Occupational Licensing Authority (NOLA) when formal discussions are due to commence later in the year […]

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Apprentice KickStart Initiative

        Fact Sheet Apprentice KickStart Initiative  The Apprentice KickStart Incentive Payment is available until 28th February 2013 for all Australian Apprenticeship commencements where the occupational outcome will be Painting Trades Worker. The Apprentice KickStart payments are a total of $3,350 paid in instalments of: $850 – paid at the six month point […]

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Up Date On National Licensing

The National Occupational Licensing Authority (NOLA) have established interim Occupational  Licensing Advisory Committee (OLACs) for the first wave occupations such as eletrical and plumbing, providing a forum for industry and the Authority to resolve outstanding issues and to plan for implantation of national licensing in these catorgories in 2013 . Discussions on Building and building […]

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Master Painters Australia- Federal Body New Head Office

29th October,2012 The Federal Directors of the Master Painters Australia Ltd are pleased to announce that NSW Master Painters Association have been elected to manage the Federal Secretariat of the Master Painters Australia . Therese Lauriola CEO of MPA NSW has been appointed as the secretary to the board and will manage the activities of […]

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ASQA, CPSISC and Industry Review of White Card Training announced

7th November, 2012 CPSISC, the national Industry Skills Council responsible for the building, construction and property services industries today acknowledged the announcement from the Australian Skills Quality Authority to undertake a strategic review in conjunction with industry and CPSISC of the entry-level occupational/workplace health and safety training commonly known as the White Card. CPSISC CEO […]

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