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Webinars and Seminars

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We run training on a range of common legal issues faced by community organisations and individuals within them.

Our training is aimed at small to medium not-for-profit organisations. It is presented by Not-for-profit Law lawyers and guest presenters. See below for upcoming webinars. You can also access recordings and resources of our past webinars. 

Upcoming webinars

Managing Conflicts & Disputes for NFPs Webinar - Tuesday 20 November

Conflicts and disputes are stressful events, and the success of your community group can depend on how effectively you manage them. In this webinar you'll learn what the law requires you to do when a conflict or complaint arises.

More information and bookings

Financial Reporting for NFPs Webinar - Tuesday 4 December

The end of the year is approaching so it’s the perfect time to make sure you understand your organisation’s obligations around keeping records and reporting on financial performance.

You'll gain an overview of your obligations and useful tools and tips to help you manage your organisation’s financial reporting requirements.   

More information and bookings

We will be providing more training (webinars and seminars) throughout the year so don't forget to check back regularly or sign up to our monthly update

Webinars on demand

If you've missed one of our recent webinars, you can get it here! 

Tax concessions for not-for-profits

As a charity or not-for-profit, navigating your way through the world of tax concessions can be tricky. Join us for this webinar where we'll break things down in simple terms by outlining the common tax concessions for the not-for-profit sector and the various eligibility criteria and processes involved. Access the webinar here.

Getting Started

If you're involved in setting up a new community organisation or need to refresh your knowledge on the legal basics, this introductory session is for you. Access the webinar here.

Privacy Law

In February 2018, new laws about how to deal with serious privacy breaches came into play. Find out how this affects your organisation as we walk you through the personal information lifecycle – from collection, through to use and disclosure, storage and access, complaints and the new data breach notification laws. Access the webinar here.

Screening Checks for NFPs

Are you involved in the recruitment and management of staff and volunteers in your community organisation? Is your screening program effective and legally compliant? Do you need an update on new laws and processes around Working with Children Checks and Police Checks? If so, this webinar is for you. Access the webinar here.

Mastering Committee & Member Meetings

Are you responsible for planning, running or taking part in meetings for your organisation (such as committee meetings and annual general meetings)? This webinar will walk you through the why, what, when and how of meetings and your organisation’s various legal obligations at each stage. Access the webinar here.

Auspicing

Are you currently in an auspicing arrangement, or have you heard of auspicing and want to know more about how it could help your group? Auspicing can be a great way for community groups to access funding, trial a new project or program or hold a one-off event. This webinar will provide a useful overview of the auspicing process and the key legal issues to consider in these arrangements. Access the webinar here.

Social Enterprise

If you’re thinking of setting up a social enterprise, make sure you fully understand the legal requirements before you start. This webinar will provide you with an overview of social enterprises, how they operate and how to choose the best structure for you. Access the webinar here.

 

To purchase a copy of the above recordings use the links for each webinar. Once you have registered, and we have confirmed payment, we will send you a link to the webinar and a copy of the slides.

Any problems? Email us at nfptraining@justiceconnect.org.au 

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