2 day RTRA Act training session plan for day one and day two (QLD)

 
PME symposium draft session plans for Day one and Day two. Please note the days are subject to change. All topics below will be covered. Scroll down to view the timing for breaks, lunch and sessions.
 
Day one
  • Understanding legislation – PO Act and regulations, AFA Act and regulations – quick overview
  • Understanding RTRA Act and regulations and more
  • Penalty units and penalty provisions
  • Finding legislation
  • Meaning of key terms and the Act – how to find
  • Where the Act does and does not apply
 
The law and explanations on the following topics;
  • Residential tenancy agreements
  • Associated documents required to start tenancy
  • Fixed term agreements, continuation of fixed term agreements and significant changes upon lease renewal
  • Rent and payment methods
  • Bond and increase in bond
  • Key and holding deposits
  • Outgoings of lessor
Day 2
The legislation and best practice explanations on the following topics;
  • Water
  • Rights and obligations of parties
  • Lessor’s right to entry and entry provisions
  • Rent increases and rent decreases
  • Sales and rental property
  • Locks and keys
  • Damage and repairs
  • Subletting and transfer of tenancies
  • Rent arrears
  • Other breaches
  • Breaches of agreements and disputes
  • Ending of tenancy agreements
  • Disputes when there is no section in the Act
  • Urgent and non urgent applications to tribunal 

Day 1

Day 2

9am to 9.30am coffee – tea

8.30am to 9am coffee -tea

9.30am start

9am start

9.30am to 11am session

9am to 10.30am session

11am to 11.30am morning tea

10.30am to 11am morning tea

11.30am to 1pm session

11am to 12.30 session

1pm to 2pm Lunch

12.30 to 1.45pm lunch

Session 2pm to 4pm

1.45pm to 3.30pm session