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Building Practitioners

2017 – The Year Of Building Reforms

In 2017 there were many changes to legislation within the Building and Construction Industry. There were a series of amendments made to the Building Act 1993 which led to reforms […]

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Domestic Builder Limited – Non-habitable Building Structures

What work can be undertaken by a Domestic Builder (limited to the construction of non-habitable building structures)? Within this domestic builder limited class of registration, the work is limited to […]

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Domestic Builder Limited – Construction of Gates and Fences

What work can be undertaken by a Domestic Builder (limited to the Construction of Gates and Fences)? This limited class of domestic building work is limited to the construction of […]

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Events & Classes

Upcoming Courses – Parker Brent

With the right training course you can develop your skills and knowledge to advance your career. Our upcoming classes include CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) courses in: Werribee […]

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Melbourne Home Show

You’ll love Melbourne’s iconic Home Show! It’s gigantic, packed with the best products and new releases from around the world. You’ll meet more than 280 of Australia’s premier suppliers all […]

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DesignBUILD Experience

Over the past three decades, DesignBUILD has supported Australia’s architecture, building, construction and design communities, and in 2016 brought a new look to Melbourne. We recently attended this event and […]

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Industry News

New Heights – Employment in the Construction Sector

Employment in the Construction Sector Reaches Another Record The latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows that the number of people with employment in the construction sector […]

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Media Release: Victoria Leads The Nation’s Building Approvals

In good news for housing affordability, Victoria recorded the strongest growth in building approvals across the nation, bolstering housing supply and making an important contribution to the State’s economy. Today’s […]

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2017 – The Year Of Building Reforms

In 2017 there were many changes to legislation within the Building and Construction Industry. There were a series of amendments made to the Building Act 1993 which led to reforms […]

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Owner Builder & Renovator

2017 – The Year Of Building Reforms

In 2017 there were many changes to legislation within the Building and Construction Industry. There were a series of amendments made to the Building Act 1993 which led to reforms […]

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Renovation Boom On The Way

1980s houses are set to provide significant opportunities in the renovations market over the next three years.   The latest HIA Renovations Roundup forecast shows expected values of the renovations […]

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Owner Builder? Know Your Obligations

On 1 July 2017, there were changes introduced by the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) in regards to the Owner Builder obligations. These changes have been introduced to help ensure that domestic […]

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Study and Careers

New Heights – Employment in the Construction Sector

Employment in the Construction Sector Reaches Another Record The latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows that the number of people with employment in the construction sector […]

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Student Journey – Chris Hunger

Chris Hunger is a former Parker Brent student who completed his Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) and Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) with us a few years ago. […]

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Construction Booming in Victoria

The Building and Construction Industry has topped the list for full time employment in Victoria with more than 20,000 new jobs created this year. New data from the Australian Bureau […]

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