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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2021 Week 01 Hansard (Thursday, 3 December 2020) . . Page.. 245 ..

(d) Maintenance of public shops

Safe Handling of Sharps and Infectious Waste

Manual Handling

(e) Road maintenance – core training for road maintenance staff includes:

Temporary Traffic Management (TTM)

First Aid

Trim and Cross Cut (Chainsaw)

Crystalline silica (for on-call workers)

Manual Handling

Truck licence (Medium Rigid or Heavy Rigid)

Dam Safety Management system

Assetic System Training

AIMS (incident management – select staff)

Working in confined spaces (select staff)

Chemical User – Cert III (if required)

Chemical User – Cert IV (if required)


Elevated Work Platform (if required)

(f) Footpath maintenance - Roads staff contract the laying and fixing of footpaths. The Roads staff are only inspectors but are provided with the following training:


First Aid and

Asset management system training.

(g) Tree maintenance


Elevated Work Platform

Manual Handling

Operate mobile chipper

Municipal services—footpaths(Question No 62)

Mrs Kikkert asked the Minister for Transport and City Services, upon notice, on 4 December 2020:

Did the Minister state in a letter to me regarding the installation of a footpath along Blackman Crescent, Macquarie, that the footpath would be placed on the community path infill program listed to be considered in 2020-21 capital works program; if so, has this footpath (a) undergone consideration for construction and (b) been scheduled for construction in either 2020 or 2021.

Mr Steel: The answer to the member’s question is as follows:


a) Yes, consideration was given to construction in 2020-21, however at this stage the project has not been approved for construction in 20-21. The current program of community path projects are listed on the City Services website available at:

If not constructed in 2020-21, the project will be considered for construction in 2021-22.

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