Inspire : Public Works Jan Feb 2014
45 IPWEA COURSES AND WORKSHOPS » Fleet Management Certi cate The Fleet management certiﬁcate is based on the IPWeA Plant & Vehicle management manual (PVmm). The course comprises ﬁve units representing the key steps involved in procuring and managing plant, vehicles and equipment: utilisation, whole-of-life costs, tendering, maintenance, service level agreements and regulatory requirements. For more information, visit www.ipwea.org/FMC » Pavement education Today’s roads and pavement engineers need to be more skilled, more knowledgeable, with targeted learning and education. The centre for Pavement engineering education (cPee) – with backing from Austroads and each State Road Authority – is a private Australian Higher education provider, specialising in roads and pavements via its Distance Learning and short courses. cPee provides postgraduate qualiﬁcations in Pavement Technology, as well as Graduate certiﬁcates and Diplomas in Infrastructure Asset management and Road engineering and construction through its partnership with the University of Tasmania. An extensive Australia-wide program of short courses is also available in capital cities and regional centres to facilitate face-to-face learning and skill enhancement. For more information, contact cPee at info@pavementeducation. edu.au or visit www.pavementeducation. edu.au 2014 Annual Parks & Recreation Seminars These two-day seminars provide valuable learning and networking opportunities in parks and recreation management best practice, and enable practitioners to share their experiences from their local area. Participants may choose to attend one or both days. KEY TOPICS EXPLORED Operations: • Service level documentation • Quality control and performance monitoring • Undertaking parks operation reviews Asset management: • Green asset management • Asset useful lives • AmP writing Who should attend? • Park managers and supervisors • Parks and recreational planners • Parks and facility asset managers DATES Melbourne 4–5 march Adelaide 6–7 march Sydney 10–11 march Brisbane 12–13 march Perth 18–19 march For more information, please visit www.ipwea.org/ParkSeminar2014 WATCH THIS SPACE! New NAMS.PLUS3 workshops coming in 2014...
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