New Members Toolkit


  • Your contact details are updated on our national database.
  • The database is used for communication from the executive team only and will not be shared with any third parties.


Scitechtalk Email Forum (Free Service)


Newsletter (subscription $20 pa per school)

Tech Tonic is produced each term (4 per year).  It is an informative

publication to keep members connected and up to date. You are very welcome to contribute by written article, photos, bits of interest. It is one of our few sources of income and allows us to offer other free services.


Members-only Website

This password-protected website contains Accumulated Wisdom from our Scitechtalk email forum as well as templates for Safe Methods of Use and a large list of labels available for download.



A ConSTANZ conference is held every 2 years on the odd years (2019, 2021).

Check here for details.


Code of Practice for School Exempt Laboratories (2007) and Safety and Science (2000)

These two documents form the basis for working safely in school laboratories.

Code of Practice for  School  Exempt Laboratories

The Code of Practice is a guide to the use of chemicals (Hazardous Substances) in education.

To help you manage this document we have created a Code of Practice for Exempt Laboratories Toolbox.

Safety and Science

Safety and Science has information on electrical equipment, use of animals and handling microorganisms as well as Forbidden chemical and biological procedures.