Self-Managed Body Corporate Training And Workshops

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1. Body Corporate And Community Management Act And Committee Code of Conduct for A Self-Managed Body Corporate

Committee work can be demanding. Fulfilling the role and responsibilities of a voting member is often a thankless task but a necessary priority for those looking to actively protect their investment and the investment of those within the immediate community.

Short courses for Committee Members and Property Owners, wishing to acquire a good understanding of body corporate building management, financial management and building compliance obligations, functions and duties, to confidently deliver on their Committee/Caretaker “Code of Conduct” has just been made easy!

Strata Mastery are ABMA Industry Accredited State Course Facilitators and body corporate specialist trainers. One-on-one, site specific, training sessions or workshops are provided onsite, in the owner’s unit or local meeting rooms and are tailored to each students competency level and previous industry experience.

Learn about obligations of the Original Owner (Developer) when establishing a body corporate scheme in your State? (QLD, NSW, ACT, WA, SA, NT). Lot Owner versus Body Corporate building maintenance role and responsibilities? What are the spending powers, rights and legislative restrictions placed on voting members? When should a Project Manager be engaged to supervise works on common property? For further information on our “Body Corporate Best Practice” short courses, please do not hesitate to visit our Corporate Short Courses page today!

For a free quotation and further discussion, please do not hesitate to call 07 3861 1432 today?

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2. Introduction to the Australian Building Management (ABMA) Code for A Self-Managed Body Corporate

With over 1,500+ pages of Acts and Regulations currently in existence (QFES Act, QBCC Act, Electrical Safety Act, WH&S Act), the ABMA Code provides an important beginner’s guide to the statutory, mandatory and minimum objective standards which apply to building compliance that is specific to common property (bodies corporate) and specific to each Australian State. Clarification on building owner (body corporate) versus service contractor (strata manager, property managers) building compliance obligations and responsibilities for the full life cycle of the building is clearly set-out in the ABMA Code.

Committee Members may enrol to the “Strata Professionals Annual Induction” (SPAI) Training Program and “Strata Mastery” – ABMA Code Utilisation & Code of Conduct (1 Day) Training Program. Students exit the training program equipped with knowledge, reference guides and simple tools for ensuring that Lot Owners/Caretakers are limiting their risk exposure in critical compliance areas and may confidently delivery on their contracted or legislated duties. Students will also receive a “Certificate of Participation” and may further apply for full ABMA Industry Accreditation. For further information on our short courses, please do not hesitate to visit our Self Managed Strata Short Courses page today!

Training sessions and workshops are customised to each body corporate to ensure that students are able to immediately apply the principles of the ABMA Code to their scheme. Training programs are held onsite, in the owner’s unit or local meeting rooms and are tailored to each students competency level and previous industry experience.

For a free quotation and further discussion, please do not hesitate to call 07 3861 1432?

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3. Platinum Club Membership for A Self-Managed Body Corporate

Be inspired. Experience a whole new world in strata management. Strata Mastery’s Platinum Club – Member’s Playground is now available! Proactive Committee Members and Building Managers are provided unlimited access to an immediate source of body corporate management tools to best comply with State (QLD) building compliance regulations and Body Corporate Code of Conduct statutory obligations. Committee Members and Building Managers may now subscribe to –

PLATINUM CLUB “TEMPLATE DIRECTORY” – A collection of ready-made (sample) building policies and strata procedures. Resources include (but are not limited to) the following: Committee Guide to Building Defects, Committee Guide to Common Property Capital Upgrades, Committee Guide to Assignment of Management Rights, Body Corporate Communication Scheme Policy, Body Corporate By-Law Breach Scheme Policy + Visitor Parking Policy and More.

PLATINUM CLUB “MOTION DIRECTORY” – A comprehensive directory of body corporate/committee resolutions + associated legislative references, which comply with the Body Corporate & Community Management Act 1997 + The Australian Building Management “ABMA” Code 2017. Motions include (but are not limited to) the following: Implementation of Main Asset Register + Preventative Maintenance Plan, Implementation of Workplace Health & Safety Compliance Management Plan, Appointment of New Building Establishment Records Auditor, Appointment of (Assignment of Management Rights) Pre-entry Competency Assessor, Appointment of (Assignment of Management Rights) Pre-settlement Exit Survey/Common Property Inspection Report + More

All “Platinum Club” management tools are proudly brought to you by Strata Mastery and Grace Lawyers to ensure that only the highest performance standards are consistently met.

COMMITTEE BENEFITS –

  • Streamlined body corporate process and procedures
  • Adherence with relevant industry Acts + Regulations
  • Reduction in Committee personal downtime
  • Reduction in body corporate lawyer consulting fees
  • Advice + Help from an independent industry expert and ABMA Industry Accredited Practitioner 24/7
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4. Body Corporate Casual Administration Support Services for A Self-Managed Body Corporate

Finding the time to manage the day-to-day demands of a body corporate is no easy feat! Strata Mastery is here to assist! Whether you seek assistance with body corporate/committee correspondences, preparation of quarterly “Body Corporate Reports”, auditing the performance of service contractors on common property, preparation of lot owner newsletters, community notices or tendering for minor works, no job is ever too small or too big for our team!

Strata Mastery offer casual (no contract) body corporate administration support to committee members. Services are provided on an hourly basis or alternatively for our ongoing clients, at bulk 5, 10, 20, 30, 50, 100 or 200 hour discounted consultancy rates.

To remove any body corporate headaches today and take advantage of an ABMA Industry Accredited Independent Specialist, please don’t hesitate to call 07 3861 1432 for further details?

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5. Strata Service Directory of ABMA Industry Accredited Preferred Practitioners for A Self-Managed Body Corporate

AT STRATA MASTERY WE UNDERSTAND THAT FINDING A SUITABLY QUALIFIED AND HIGHLY EXPERIENCED BODY CORPORATE SERVICE CONTRACTOR OR CONSULTANT YOU CAN TRUST IS NOT ALWAYS EASY.

That is why we set out to provide you with a reliable source of service contractors from plumbers, electricians, painters, water-proofing engineers, lift & air conditioning consultants, interior designers and search agents through to specialist legal advisers that are regarded as “THE LEADING EXPERTS” within their chosen field and can be relied upon for their expertise and exceptional standards in client service, every time. We are committed to putting you in touch with only the industry’s best. What is more Strata Mastery’s list of ABMA Industry Accredited Practitioners is FREE! This is a complimentary industry service!

What others have to say:

“Without question, Strata Mastery delivered on our expectations. No requirement was ever too small or too complicated. Instructional services included everything from hands-on assistance with the preparation of body corporate documents (committee and general meeting notices, minutes, VOC’s, correspondences), conduct of “mock” meetings, through to “Body Corporate Best Practice” policy review, implementation of new office checklists and management procedures, assistance with conflict resolution strategies and more.

In addition to Strata Mastery’s educational workshops, we were also introduced to “Platinum Club” which provided a suite of body corporate motions, operational templates, procedural guides. It is a great resource endorsed by Grace Lawyers (specialist body corporate solicitors) and also complies with the Australian Building Management Code. Stephanie Yun avails her time, efforts and professional expertise without hesitation to others.”

– Barbara Lockyer

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