Webinars

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Our free webinars help you understand your rights and responsibilities under Australian workplace laws.

Upcoming webinars

Workplace basics for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

18 August 2022 | 2pm – 2.30pm AEST | Free

This webinar will help you gain an understanding of:

  • minimum workplace rights and entitlements
  • the importance of cultural, family and kinship obligations
  • how to sort out problems at work
  • tailored tools and resources on the FWO website. 

Register now to join us.

New annualised salary arrangements in the Restaurant and Hospitality Awards

25 August 2022 | 2pm – 2:30pm AEST | Free

Join us at this dedicated webinar and learn about the changes to annualised salary arrangements in the Restaurant and Hospitality Awards starting from 1 September 2022.

Register now.

1 July 2022 changes to Social, Community, Home care & Disability Services Award

29 September 2022 | 10am – 10:30am AEST | Free

Join us as we answer the frequently asked questions about the changes to the Social, Community, Home care and Disability Services Industry (SCHADS) Award.

Register now.

Working or employing in the hospitality industry

6 October 2022 | 2pm – 3pm AEST | Free

Are you working or employing people in the fast food, restaurant or café sector?

This webinar will help you learn about:

  • the role of the FWO
  • changes to the annualised salary arrangement in the Restaurant and Hospitality Awards
  • tailored tools and resources on the FWO website.

Register now

Employees vs Independent Contractors

20 October 2022 | 10am - 10:30am & 6pm – 6:30pm AEST | Free

Want to learn more about the difference between an employee and an independent contractor?

Join us to learn about:

  • differences between contractors and employees
  • an example about a cleaning employee being misclassified as a contractor
  • what sham contracting means
  • what to do if you think you've been incorrectly engaged as an independent contractor, or if you might be in a sham contracting arrangement.

A guest speaker from the Australian Taxation Office will be joining the webinar.

Register now 

Tools and resources

Please note that these webinars are not recorded.