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!

A Business is Only as Strong as its Employees

A business is forever diversifying and developing and to support this growth, employee development is crucial. Investing in an employee’s skills not only benefits the individual, but the business as a whole. 1. Keep up with industry trends The construction and industrial sectors are dynamic and ever-changing and ensuring workers are abreast of changes is…Read More

Boost in development projects builds need for trained and skilled workers

A bevvy of new development projects in the works for South-East Queensland has raised demand for trained and skilled workers across the construction and building industry. Large scale projects such as the $150 million Brisbane Airport Hotels and Conference Centre, the $800 million master planned West Village project at West End, and $2 billion Queens…Read More

CTC achieves recognition as a Healthier Happier Workplace

CTC achieved Bronze recognition today from Workplace Health & Safety Queensland for our workplace wellness program called “Healthy Inside & Out”. This recognition status demonstrates our ongoing commitment to improving the health and wellbeing of all workers employed by the various tenants at the CTC precinct. Read about our Worker Wellness program. What was the…Read More

Careers Australia Motor Sport Day

Love the rev of an engine? Do you dream about being a big time race car driver? Well Careers Australia has just the event for you! Careers Australia are holding a Motor Sport Day this Saturday, the 19th of September from 11 AM to 3 PM at their Salisbury campus here at CTC. The event will showcase…Read More

Lifting Skills Fly the Flag

Suicide among construction workers has become a growing concern over the past decade and this year, Lifting Skills, with the support of MATES in Construction are Flying a Flag for the cause. MATES in Construction is a charity that was established in 2008 to reduce the growing level of suicides in the Australian construction industry….Read More