Business Systems & Support Training

Course Overview

This three day course is designed to provide small to medium sized business owners, managers, project managers &/or supervisors with a broad overview and understanding of all business activities and requirements necessary to operate a successful electrical contracting business.

3 Day BSST Price
  • $1298 pp – Master Electricians Member (inclusive of GST)
  • $1496  pp – Non Master Electrician Member (inclusive of GST)


  • Course Dates
    2019 Course Dates
    State Location Date Enrol Now 
    NSW Sydney Tuesday, 19th – Thursday, 21st March Enrol Now
    QLD Brisbane Tuesday, 5th – 7th March Enrol Now
    QLD Toowoomba Thursday, 4th – Saturday, 6th April Enrol Now
    SA Adelaide Thursday, 9th – Saturday, 11th May Enrol Now
    QLD Townsville Friday, 31st May – Sunday, 2nd June Enrol Now
    WA Perth Monday, 24th – Wednesday, 26th June Enrol Now
    QLD  Gold Coast Thursday, 18th – Saturday, 20th July Enrol Now
    QLD  Sunshine Coast Thursday, 15th – Saturday, 17th August Enrol Now
    VIC Melbourne Tuesday, 3rd – Thursday, 5th September Enrol Now
    QLD Brisbane Tuesday, 15th – Thursday, 17th October Enrol Now
    QLD Cairns Tuesday, 12th – Thursday, 14th November Enrol Now

    Please Note: At any time, Master Electricians Training reserves the right to change or cancel training dates and venue locations.

Course Outcomes
Understanding vision / values / standards Various ways of managing cash flow
Improve team performance The importance of a business plan
Understanding of business basics to estimating Determining unit rates and job factors
Calculating accurate labour costs Prepare, submit and negotiate a tender
Planning and scheduling Time management and project control
Managing suppliers and subcontractors Recognise & manage variations
Finalising a project Review & understand contracts
Example terms & Conditions of trading Understanding unfair business practices
Duty of care awareness Assessing & managing risk
Applying the MEA Safety program Understand quality assurance & CPD
Managing employee agreements & conflict Understanding how MEA can assist with IR/ER issues

Students will be required to bring along a laptop with Microsoft Word & Excel programs – a basic knowledge of excel is required by participating students.

  • Course Locations
    Sydney – Venue TBC
    Brisbane – Venue TBC
    Toowoomba – Venue TBC
    Adelaide – The Green RTO / The Solar Training Centre – 79 Jervois Street, Torrensville SA 5031
    Townsville – Venue TBC
    Perth – Venue TBC
    Gold Coast – Venue TBC
    Sunshine Coast – Venue TBC
    Melbourne – Melbourne Polytechnic, Heidelberg Campus – Corner Waterdale Road & Bell Street, Heidelberg West, VIC 3088
    Cairns – Venue TBC

About the Trainers

Daryll Murphy – Gary Klenner – Steve Boorer

Collectively the Trainers have over 145 years’ experience in the Electrical Industry. Between them they have either managed their own electrical contracting business and/or been in engaged in senior management positions for major electrical contractors and wholesalers in a variety of roles. They bring immense and expansive contracting experience to the training room.


PLEASE NOTE: course proceeding is subject to final numbers.