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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 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


Read our Annual Report

On behalf of the Board and Management of The Construction Training Centre, I am pleased to present the Annual Report for 2014/2015. A $498,000 profit was returned which is an increase of 83% over the previous financial year. This result reflects the good governance of our Board and executive management team. The general economic climate is still challenging…Read More


Crane Safety Seminar at CTC

The latest in CTC’s Safety Series Seminars was held in the Hot Leasing facility  on Wednesday, 25th November.  The topic this time was crane safety – what you should look out for when visiting a site where cranes are operating and what your workplace health and safety obligations are. CTC was fortunate to have two industry experts…Read More


Outstanding Achievement Award winner visits Hot Leasing

Congratulations to Amanda Pennycook, winner of the prestigious Judges’ Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2015 CSQ Excellence Awards held recently. Amanda joined the industry in 1988 as a gyprock plasterer working alongside her father. After 7 years of plastering she decided to reskill herself and try her hand at rendering and painting. Since then she has worked on over…Read More