This is what recently qualified tradesmen are telling us about having completed their apprenticeship in Bricklaying and Blocklaying. These are their own words, not ours and they represent just a few of the great comments about their decision to choose bricklaying as their first or sole trade qualification.Read more >>
ABBTF Qld is aware of so many great stories about employers and apprentices in brick and blocklaying. So now, we’re asking you to nominate contenders for this year’s award. Let’s tell the rest of the State what we know: We have some amazing employers and apprentices in brick and blocklaying!
The Queensland Training Awards is the biggest and longest running training sector awards program in the State. The Queensland Training Awards provide individuals and organisations with a unique opportunity to showcase their achievements, best practice and innovation in training.
Illawarra TAFE at Wollongong hosted the CMAA Golden Trowel Competition on October 11 – 13. A highlight of the event was the decoration in the form of oversized towels and a huge concrete masonry block. This was a great promotion along with specially made sponsors banners and large photos of the beautiful Illawarra region.
George Dragovic, Head Teacher Building and Construction was the creator of this great display setting the stage for the Golden Trowel Competition over the two days.Read more >>
Hey guys – it’s on again – the fantastic NQ Supa Trowel challenge in Northern Queensland.
It’s Queensland’s top showcase of the blocklaying trades craftsmanship and is a testament to the speed and skill of the industry workforce. Only those blocklayers who have the skill, confidence and courage to face-off to the industry’s best are invited to compete. This is the contest that proves how important teamwork is in accomplishing a final product.Read more >>