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Explore our blog articles to read our take on the latest developments and news in the construction industry, and to hear more about what’s been going on at the Construction Training Centre. We hope they will be an informative and interesting read!


Safety Series Seminar focuses on Materials and Personnel Hoists

The latest in the series of Safety Seminars was held in CTC’s Hot Leasing facility on Wednesday, 25th May. Around 60 people representing various sectors attended the seminar which highlighted safety issues and concerns around Materials and Personnel Hoists. Industry experts Stuart Davis, Principal Adviser from Workplace Health & Safety Queensland and Dave Van Der Poel, QLD/NT…Read More


CTC Launches Build Fitness – a 24/7 Gym for Workers at CTC and much more too

On Thursday, 24th March 2016, The Construction Training Centre (CTC) launched Build Fitness – a gym that can be accessed 24/7 by all eligible workers who are employed at the centre. Build Fitness builds on other worker well-being initiatives implemented by CTC such as group fitness sessions, health screening, healthy options at the cafe and quit smoking support. These are…Read More


The Whole-Hearted You

We have put a lot of thought into the concept that underlies the gym wanting to focus on the whole person and just not the physical aspect. There is no better reflection of our thinking than the logo. It is, after all, like our shop window and it provides an idea of ‘what’s inside the…Read More


Safety Seminar focuses on Confined Space Safety

The latest in CTC’s series of safety seminars was held last Wednesday, 24th February 2016.  The topic was Confined Space Safety. Presenters highlighted safety issues around practitioners entering a confined space. The first presenter was Brett Biddle, an Inspector with Workplace Health and Safety, Queensland. He spoke about issues concerning safety, and recounted incidents that…Read More


Phil Diver brings Innovation & Creativity to CTC

CTC’s CEO Phil Diver was featured in the January edition of CEO Magazine.  You can download the full interview to read about how CTC and Phil Diver are injecting innovation and creativity into the training precinct to deliver a greater working environment for our clients. Here is an extract of the story … Since 1994, the Construction Training…Read More