As an ILP Member you have access to a wide range of benefits and exclusive services.
Our members save hundreds of dollars from our wide variety of benefits, including professional indemnity and public liability insurance, industry leading professional development, travel and lounge memberships and learning resources.
ILP’s Member benefits are regularly reviewed to make sure you are getting the highest quality, competitive deals on the market. We continually look for other benefits to help our members.
Should you have any questions in relation to your benefits or run into any problems accessing them, please contact ILP on 1300 768 660.
In association with Parmia Insurance, ILP offers members best value Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance, specifically developed for learning practitioners. Premiums for Professional Indemnity ($5M) + Public Liability ($10M) start from $490 (revenue under $250,000).
Note: This benefit is not available to Associate Members.
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We are extremely proud to be associated with Parmia Insurance in offering our valued members a highly competitive and tailored Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance package.
Individual policies with individual limits, terms and conditions.
We are pleased to offer insurance cover which is specifically tailored to meet the needs of learning practitioners – at highly competitive premiums.
You will receive an individual policy which can customised to meet your needs. Protection limits can be increased and additional clauses can be included, such as Breaches of Trade Practices Act (Misleading or Deceptive Conduct); Defamation; Court Inquiries Costs; Cover arising from actions of Consultants, Sub-Contractors, Agents; Attendance at Inquiries; etc all as per policy wording.
|$250,000 – $500,000||$665||$930|
|$500,000 – $750,000||$727||$899|
|$750,000 – $1 million||$910||$1107|
Individual policies with individual limits, terms and conditions.
PARMIA – Protecting Learning Individuals
Our insurance package covers a wide range of learning practitioners, including but not limited to Facilitators / Trainers; Consultants; Mentors / Coaches; Speakers; Educators / Tutors / Lecturers; Assessors / Advisors; Human Resources Specialists; Learning and Development Professionals.
We also offer Equipment Cover for laptops and associated equipment lost or damaged anywhere in Australia.
Parmia are looking at a number of exciting additional features on behalf of ILP members:
a) Superannuation/Life Insurance cover
b) Discounted loans for personal and commercial purposes
For more information, please contact the team at Parmia on 1800 727 642.
With up to 30 years experience in dealing with both the Australian and overseas insurance markets, Parmia is a niche general insurance broker specialising in offering professional associations and their members (that’s you!), tailored risk management and insurance solutions. “PARMIA” is an acronym of the companies stated objective – “Professional Association Risk Management and Insurance Australasia”.
Parmia offers comprehensive advice on all classes of general insurance, including but not limited to, professional indemnity insurance, public and products liability insurance, business insurance and all other insurance products available not only in Australia, but in many cases, internationally as well.
Health Insurance Consultants Australia Pty Ltd (HICA) offers ILP members a free health insurance review service. HICA can provide you with a personal, no obligation policy recommendation and quote – selected from a large range of Australian health insurance options including:
- Small Business Owners and Employees Corporate Packages
- Products with corporate discounts
- High rebates for extras including dental and physio etc.
- Access to corporate products
ILP members can also receive special rates on HICA health insurance premiums, rates will vary according to the type of cover that is required.
Health Insurance for Overseas Visitors
HICA’s services include a review of your circumstance and a personal policy recommendation and quote.
Health Insurance for Corporations, Businesses and Associations
HICA can source, appraise and coordinate the development of a health insurance package of the highest quality and value for corporate client employees and members. Often corporate packages can be badged with a company or association logo. In many instances, small business with similar requirements can benefit from previously developed company or association plans.
Health Insurance for Healthcare and Financial Service Providers and their Clients
There are few things more frustrating than seeing clients compromise their health care treatment due to cost – or be forced to pay extra tax or surcharges because they failed to take out health insurance or choose an appropriate cover. That’s why HICA are pleased to offer our no obligation health insurance assessment service to healthcare and financial service providers, and their clients.
HICA is Australia’s leading independently owned health insurance brokerage. They have been providing health insurance advice and assistance for more than 25 years. In that time, HICA have helped tens of thousands of Australians secure appropriate, affordable health insurance. HICA don’t just help you compare covers – they provide you with appropriate options to help you find the right cover at the right price.
As a broker, HICA have access to thousands of cover options from a range of reputable health insurers. They can assist you by:
- providing advice and assistance in assessing your health insurance needs
- obtaining quotations on appropriate cover options
- joining or switching you to your selected cover hassle free
- keeping you up to date with policy alterations and important health insurance related news
- reviewing your cover arrangements as your needs change
- providing you with professional ongoing service and assistance with any health insurance related matter
- providing health insurance services Australia wide to families and singles, the corporate sector and overseas visitors.
EmPlus is a flexible and powerful superannuation fund designed to give working Australians the key tools they need to build their retirement savings throughout their working life, and then to deliver a flexible income stream in retirement through their Allocated Pension division.
They offer members a wide array of professionally managed investment options, with the opportunity to mix and match to build a portfolio that meets your own personal investment objectives.
EmPlus can also develop Superannuation Solutions for Associations themselves, that can benefit all members.
Their services are provided at a competitive cost to ensure that ILP members’ retirement savings build as quickly as possible.
They’re services are provided with:
- no entry fees
- no switching fees
- professional personalised service
- professional personalised advice.
ILP members receive a complimentary tailored retirement planning recommendation.
EmPlus brings together the skills of a number of leading organisations to provide a simply packaged, intelligent superannuation solution for the Australian workforce:
Equity Trustees Limited (‘EQT’) was established by a special act of the Victorian Parliament in 1888 as a licensed trustee and executor service provider. EQT is a financial services institution offering a comprehensive range of financial products and services aimed at growing, managing and protecting wealth. Specialist services include estate management, providing legal, financial and taxation advice, personal investment – including superannuation – and trustee services.
For over the last 117 years, EQT has expanded its services to meet the wealth management requirements of their clients. As a trustee company, EQT prides itself on offering a truly personalised service and is committed to acting in the best interests of its clients via prudent wealth management solutions. EQT’s traditional values of prudence, responsibility and service are central to how it manages the investments and financial affairs of its clients.
EQT funds under Responsible Entity management as at 30 June 2004 totalled $4.25 billion.
EQT is a publicly listed company on the Australian Stock Exchange.
The Administrator is responsible for all data and record management, all statutory and member reporting, and the processing of all receipts and payments. While being responsible for the maintenance of the Fund’s financial data, the Administrator does not have any control over, nor access to, the Fund’s bank accounts, nor is the Administrator able to issue cheques or payments. This is subject to the sole control of the Trustee, and the Trustee is not a related entity of any other party associated with the management of this superannuation Fund.
The Administrator is Millennium3 Financial Services Pty Ltd (‘Millennium3). Millennium3 is one of the largest life insurance and superannuation adviser groups in Australia and their practice now encompasses over 300 independent businesses throughout Australia. The purpose of Millennium3’s business is to provide professional services to the financial services sector including accountants, financial planners, life insurance brokers, general insurance brokers, and finance brokers. Millennium3’s objective is to maximise the financial well being of their clients by providing quality service and advice in a cost effective and professional manner.
Millennium3’s superannuation administration practice currently provides services to more than 2,000 employers; 40,000 members; with in excess of $450 million in funds under administration across all superannuation funds.
EmPlus takes the guesswork out of superannuation investment by appointing specialist investment professionals to select and manage the investments offered to members. EmPlus uses the expertise of OptiMix Investment Management Limited, a specialist provider of Manage the Managers (MTM) investment funds. The OptiMix MTM investment solution has been in existence for over 10 years. Over that time, OptiMix have earned a reputation as a highly professional manager with a proven active investment process. OptiMix are committed to consistently producing competitive returns and providing high standards of service and support to investors. OptiMix is a subsidiary of ING Australia.
Through OptiMix, members do not have the burden of researching, monitoring, and reviewing the whole spectrum of investment companies. OptiMix perform this task for you, and appoint the best investment managers for each option. Following is how the OptiMix Manage the Manager investment process works.
Sending money overseas can be expensive if you are using the major banks. OzForex offers a secure and easy solution for your international money transfer needs. Money transfers with OzForex are fast and secure and will save you money.
As an ILP member, you can use OzForex money transfer services FEE-FREE and take advantage of their low exchange rates. Conveniently, you can do it anytime you like online or by phone, 24 hours a day during business days.
By using OzForex you will enjoy:
- No receiving bank fees in most countries
- Extremely competitive foreign exchange rates across 18 currencies
- Online access 24/7
- Access to a dedicated Dealer by phone 24-hours a day, 5 days a week
- Complete exchange rate transparency
- No transaction fees
- Risk management tools through Limit Orders and Forward Exchange Contracts
- Exchange rate alerts via email
- Access to highly regarded daily and weekly “Market Commentary
First launched in 1998 as an information-only website, the OzForex Group now provides foreign exchange services to over 100,000 customers across six continents. OzForex achieved:
- 300,000 fund transfers last year
- US$8 billion in foreign exchange transactions last year
- 1 million website visitors each month
The Group employs over 150 staff and has offices in Sydney, London, Toronto, San Francisco, Hong Kong, and Auckland.
OzForex is a strategic investment of Macquarie Bank, Accel Partners and the Carlyle Group, together with the company’s original co-founders Matt Gilmour and Gary Lord (G&A Lord Pty Ltd). In addition, the company has key relationships with some of the most trusted names in banking including Barclays, UBS, Bank of New York Mellon, HSBC and Westpac.
Austral Mercantile Collections’ core business is the collection of debts in the commercial and consumer markets. As an ILP member, you will receive discounted debt collection services through Austral.
Austral’s operations are decentralised with fully equipped and resourced offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth. This structure allows Austral to better understand clients’ needs, develop stronger relationships with clients and provide more customised solutions in an environment of strict compliance.
Austral has a panel of solicitors from all states within Australia who carry out all of Austral’s legal action work. These firms of solicitors are highly experienced in debt collection litigation and are highly regarded in the industry.
Austral’s process serving and field calls are carried out by highly reputable and fully licensed field agents, who provide a prompt and thorough service while carrying out their tasks in a sensitive and courteous manner.
Austral specialises in assisting organisations with collection solutions designed to maximise net return.
Austral’s successful performance over many years is a result of its constant focus, flexibility to changing market and industry needs and demonstrated expertise in the core activity of debt collection.
As a wholly owned subsidiary of QBE Insurance Group, Austral draws on the strength, resources and expertise of its parent company.
Austral’s investment in strong people, new technology and proven processes has seen it grow to become a leading provider of debt recovery services to organisations in all segments of industry and commerce.
Austral appreciates that not every sector or organisation is the same and offer tailored solutions for business to business, Government, banking and finance, medical, education, property, insurance and utilities.
ILP members have access to a Business Banker from Commonwealth Bank who can arrange for you to receive tailored advice on:
- day- to-day banking including business accounts and EFTPOS terminals
- funding options including business credit cards, asset finance and commercial loans
- investment products
- financial planning.
These products can help you manage cash flow and risk and help you expand your business. As an ILP member, you’re entitled to a free Business Financial Health Check and special rates on merchant services.
In addition, Commonwealth Bank will provide ILP members with exclusive access to your own dedicated Service Manager, who will seek the best possible finance options for you. In addition, you will be offered discounted EFTPOS rates for your banking, along with discounted leasing costs of EFTPOS machines if applicable. Special promotional opportunities will be available on an ad-hoc basis, which in the past has included but not been limited to winning IPADs, IPhones and Fee Free Transactions for set periods.
The Commonwealth Bank is Australia’s leading provider of integrated financial services including retail banking, premium banking, business banking, institutional banking, funds management, superannuation, insurance, investment and sharebroking products and services.
The strategic strengths of the Commonwealth Bank are its:
- diversified business mix
The Commonwealth Bank brand is the most recognised brand in the Australian financial services industry.
The services they offer include:
- HR, payroll and OH&S audits and reporting
- performance and review
- knowledge management
- employee relationships including contracts, redundancy and termination
- corporate policies and workshops.
ILP members receive a free upfront needs consultation and 30% off an HR audit.
The HR People was founded in 2006 by Karen Vercoe who believes that for organisations to be successful in today’s market and economic environment they require a sound understanding of their business and their people.
The HR People provides a total business perspective for companies in implementing creative human resources and business efficiency solutions.
They believe that a proactive approach to human resources and a structured alignment of working practices can only benefit any business.
ILP members receive a 10% discount on all resources from HRD Central. With everything from personality assessments, short course materials, training DVDs games and activities through to business books, HRD Central can assist you with all your resource needs.
HRD is an acronym for Human Resource Development and is a quick way to communicate that they are all about developing people! They source the best resources from around the world relating to every kind of activity that involves helping people grow. Whether these are tools for training, facilitating, coaching, mentoring, counselling, teaching, developing yourself or even managing others, HRD hunt them down and make them available from one central destination.
HRD Central is a family owned Australian company. Their Head Office is based in Queensland but they ship Australia wide and internationally.
As an ILP member, you will have access to free ad-hoc legal advice from Gillis Delaney Lawyers. Be it a commercial matter (i.e. lease agreements, contractual disputes) or personal matters (i.e. conveyancing, wills), Gillis Delaney will be available through direct line phone call anywhere in Australia.
Should you wish to proceed further than advice and appoint Gillis Delaney to act on your behalf, ILP members will receive preferential rates.
Gillis Delaney is an innovative medium sized law firm based in the Sydney CBD, but also part of the Gillis Delaney Legal Group that is an alliance of legal practitioners that can provide legal services nationally throughout Australia. They deliver business solutions to small, medium and large enterprises, private and publicly listed companies, and government agencies that conduct business in Australia. Gillis Delaney strives to identify issues before they become problems. Early intervention, proactive management and negotiated outcomes form the cornerstones of our service.
Gillis Delaney is led by partners who are recognised by clients and other lawyers as experts in their fields. They have a proven track record of delivering commercially focused advice. Whether it be in advisory services, dispute resolution, commercial documentation or education and training, a partnership with Gillis Delaney offers:
- practical innovative advice
- timely services
- expert insight
- cost effective solutions
ILP members can enjoy the services of Flight Centre’s Corporate Traveller for all their travel requirements, including:
- preferred rates on Qantas and Virgin Blue lounge memberships.
- 5% discount on Infinity Holidays and accommodation booked 28+ days in advance.
- 24 hour domestic / international emergency assistance.
Do you need assistance with your next conference or event? Flight Centre’s Corporate Traveller Groups and Events can also help you find the perfect venue, manage delegate and speaker flights and organise group accommodation and transfers. They can even negotiate special airfares for your event.
Take the pain out of your next event – let Corporate Traveller help.
Communications & Conferencing
Using the latest technologies they enable businesses of all sizes to make external and internal communications more simple, efficient and cost effective.
Their services include:
- broadcast messaging
- SMS broadcasting
- email broadcasting
- voice broadcasting
- fax broadcasting
- business lists and Media lists
- digital consulting
- conferencing and collaboration.
ILP members receive 10% off all services offered by Digital Exchange.
Ausbizlinks provide tailored website templates for learning practitioners at three levels – starter, intermediate and advanced. All packages contain search engine optimisation, security suite (to prevent spamming etc), auto back up, 30 days personal support following site publication and a set of video tutorials on how to update the site.
To take advantage of this ILP member benefit, contact Ausbizlinks on 07 5447 1283 or visit www.ausbizlinks.com.au
Ausbizlinks focus is on small to medium sized enterprises (SME’s), providing them with support in the areas of online presence, promotion and marketing. The internet provides SME’s with the capacity to compete with the big end of the business world. In order to compete on this playing field, SME’s need the services of a business like Ausbizlinks to help them navigate through the complexities of what online marketing involves.
Electromeet is Windows-based software you can install to join or host live online sessions. Use it for webcasts, webinars, conferencing, eLearning, remote laboratories, product training, remote support, and more. You can join or host live online sessions in real time. This service is offered FREE to ILP Members.
The engineering team at IDC Technologies wrote the Electromeet software over three years of intensive research and work, out of frustration with what was currently available not delivering what engineers, technicians and other technical professionals really want in working with remote instruments and equipment. They have experience working in the trenches with training and have had over 200,000 engineers and technicians who have attended their courses throughout the world and have built up a reputation for providing uncompromising excellence in all course materials, instructors and training. This software is a natural progression of these skills and know-how and represents the next generation in engineering training and remote collaboration.
IDC Technologies specialises in technology training in the field of:
- process control
- industrial data communications and networking
- information technology
- electronic engineering
- electrical engineering
- mechanical engineering
- finance and project management.