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A Construction micro skills course is a fast and inexpensive way to sharpen existing skills and broaden professional knowledge, while also contributing towards CPD hours.

Courses have been designed by industry experts, in conjunction with Construct NSW, to ensure that course content is modern, relevant, and teaches current skills using practical examples. Courses can be completed in a matter of hours and combine to enhance industry experience, improve safety standards and ethical performance. By completing each course, participants will receive a certificate of completion, as well as a digital badge to promote their newly acquired skills.

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Poor communication in the building industry can often lead to misunderstandings between suppliers and customers, causing costly delays and/or defective work. This online micro skills course will teach you how to communicate better in just two hours, teaching you how to:

  • communicate with customers
  • overcome barriers to effective communication
  • develop effective communication plans
  • recognise the link between communication and site safety
  • communicate the ‘trustworthiness’ of your work.

DURATION

2 hours

COST

$140 Fee-Free for a Limited Time

DELIVERY

Online - 6 months access

 

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Learn about the behaviours expected of people involved in construction and how ethical decision making can result in better buildings and working relationships. This online two-hour micro skills course has the potential to reward all parties economically and professionally by teaching how to:

  • identify ethical standards across all roles in construction, from product supply and design to installation and certification
  • address unethical situations
  • deal with ethical challenges and their real-life impacts.

DURATION

2 hours

COST

$140 Fee-Free for a Limited Time

DELIVERY

Online - 6 months access

 

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This online two-hour Construct NSW micro skills course will teach you about the NSW Planning Portal, including:

  • the benefits of the NSW Planning Portal
  • legislative requirements of the NSW Planning Portal
  • services available on the NSW Planning Portal
  • an overview of the registration process and key functionality.

DURATION

2 hours

COST

$140 $0 incl. GST

DELIVERY

Online - 6 months access

 

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This online two-hour Construct NSW is an introduction for all members of the construction industry on the importance of Australian Standards, and explains how standards fit into the complex network of regulation, codes and technical infrastructure in Australia. This micro skills course will teach you about the world of standards and codes, including:

  • an overview of the building and plumbing regulatory framework and how it operates in Australia
  • the responsibilities of Standards Australia, the Australian Building Codes Board and the NSW government in relation to the National Construction Code
  • how and why Australian Standards are used in construction
  • the different types of standards that exist
  • how Standards are developed
  • possible repercussions when not adhering to relevant Australian Standards.

DURATION

2 hours

COST

$140 incl. GST

DELIVERY

Online - 6 months access

 

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This two-hour Construct NSW micro skills course will teach you about the changes and updates to the process of applying for and being issued an Occupation Certificate (OC) and the new process of occupation certificate audits. In this online course, you will learn:

  • why the OC audit process exists
  • about the Office of the Building Commissioner
  • what an OC audit is and an explanation of the process
  • who is affected and their responsibilities
  • who is enforcing the process
  • details on the auditable elements
  • how OC audits work, and how the process is designed to reduce the risk of poorly constructed buildings being delivered to the consumer

DURATION

2 hours

COST

$140 incl. GST

DELIVERY

Online - 6 months access

 

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The Design and Building Practitioners (DBP) legislation commences on 1 July, 2021 and, by the completion of this Construct NSW course, you will have a thorough understanding of why the legislation was introduced and its intended outcomes. You will also know:

  • how to navigate the legislation, including the registration of engineers for professional engineering work and designers and builders to make compliance declarations
  • your statutory obligations, and the obligations of others involved in a project, under the DBP legislation
  • who needs to comply with the new legislation.

This course is aimed at all design and building practitioners who work on class 2 buildings.

DURATION

2 hours

COST

$140 incl. GST

DELIVERY

Online - 6 months access

 

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Project Remediate is a NSW Government program aimed at strata managers and committee members (for schemes that are self-managed) to facilitate the remediation of potentially combustible cladding on eligible high-risk residential apartment buildings. This course serves as an introduction to the course, including:

  • what’s involved in the program
  • the benefits for owners/corporations
  • how the program will work and how to participate
  • who’s eligible.

DURATION

2 hours

COST

Fully subsidised

DELIVERY

Online - 6 months access

 

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Learn about the process of designing a building, in particular the behaviours and processes required to:

  • protect the design integrity of a building or place
  • ensure coordinated outcomes between all Design Practitioners
  • ensure what is designed is built accurately and with quality materials

This course will highlight the key processes that need to occur in a safe and efficient design project.

DURATION

2 hours

COST

$140 incl. GST

DELIVERY

Online - 6 months access

 

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Train your team

Have multiple staff that need upskilling? Would you like to purchase various micro skills courses? Contact us today to purchase multiple courses in one convenient transaction.

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