In order to run a business in a legally compliant way, you need to be able to access the relevant information and apply it to your workplace. The information in this unit can be used as a starting point for developing and updating the legal knowledge you will require in the Tourism Hospitality & Event industry. From licensing laws to employment, WHS to hygiene, the impacts are wide and varied and a solid grounding in legal knowledge, coupled with reliable advice, is a must for any business.

$95.00 Price

155 mins Estimated Time

Components in this Module

1 - Introduction

  • Introduction

2 - The Australian Legal System

  • The Australian Legal System
  • Types of Laws
  • Legislative Law
  • Common Law
  • Differences Between Civil and Criminal Court Cases
  • Court Structure
  • State and Territory Courts
  • Checkpoint 1

3 - Researching Legal Information

  • Sources of Legal Information
  • Different Sources of Information

4 - Laws Applying to a TH&E Business

  • Laws Applying to a TH&E Business
  • Business Structures
  • Sole Trader
  • Partnership
  • Companies
  • Types of Companies
  • Other Business Structures
  • Checkpoint 2
  • Legislation and Legal Considerations
  • Licensing pt2
  • Contracts
  • Whats in a Contract?
  • Validity of Contracts
  • Breach of Contract
  • Reality Check: Legal Considerations
  • Insurance
  • Liquor
  • Reality Check: Responsible Service of Alcohol
  • Food Service
  • Checkpoint 3
  • Travel products
  • Queenslands Tourism Services Act
  • Travel Agent Licensing
  • Innkeepers Act
  • Security
  • WHS
  • WHS pt2
  • Checkpoint 4
  • Industrial Relations
  • Industrial Relations continued
  • Common Terms of Engagement
  • Workplace Agreements
  • Fair Work Act
  • National Employment Standards
  • EEO and Anti-Discrimination
  • EEO and Anti-Discrimination pt2
  • Superannuation
  • Workers Compensation
  • Taxation
  • Income Tax
  • Goods and Services Tax
  • Other Taxes
  • Checkpoint 5
  • Australian Consumer Law
  • Australian Consumer Law in TH&E
  • Environment
  • Environment pt2
  • Privacy
  • Damage Control: Sports Star
  • Child Sex Tourism
  • Checkpoint 6

5 - Ensuring Business Compliance

  • Ensuring Business Compliance
  • Informing Your Staff
  • Using Systems and Procedures to Ensure Compliance
  • Reality Check: HACCP
  • Damage Control: Standard Recipe Cards
  • Identifying Breaches
  • Specialist Advice
  • Damage Control: Multiple Breaches
  • Damage Control: Childers Backpackers
  • Damage Control: Fireplace Accident
  • Record Keeping

6 - Conclusion

  • Conclusion
  • Checkpoint 7
  • Congratulations!


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