Building & Construction Careers

The world needs good builders to make solid, durable buildings that will stand the test of time and look good to boot.

If you’re a practical, hands-on person with a great eye for detail and a solid work ethic, a career in building and construction could be a creatively rewarding and financially shrewd choice.

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Building & Construction courses

  • Introduction to Building Measurement

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    Introduction to Building Measurement is an online unit provided by Curtin University, which teaches you about the various measurement methods currently used within the construction industry.
  • Building Services

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    Building Services is an online unit provided by Curtin University that explores the provision and coordination of a range of building services within construction projects.
  • Building Information Modelling

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    This Curtin University unit introduces the process of Building Information Modelling to students of construction, and teaches them how to apply it in their work.
  • Commercial Construction

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    This online unit in Commercial Construction from Curtin University is designed to expand your knowledge and expertise in construction to encompass commercial and industrial construction technology.
  • Quality in Construction

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    Quality in Construction is an online unit provided by Curtin University which teaches you the fundamental rules and principles for measuring quality in key construction disciplines such as plumbing and draining.
  • Structures

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    Gain the skills needed for designing basic structural elements with this online Structures course from Curtin University.

Building & Construction news & views

Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in South Australia?

Adelaide has hit a rough patch in employment terms, so there’s no better time to take stock and see what the future might hold. The Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS will help point you in the right direction.

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Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in Tasmania?

As agriculture, forestry and fishing continue to contract, which industries will take up the slack? The Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS follows the ups and downs of this shaky jobs market so you can put your eggs in a hardier basket.

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Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in the Northern Territory?

The Northern Territory may be the smallest labour market, but it has been punching above its weight in terms of growth lately. Find out what’s driving this success with the Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS and get on board jobs train.

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Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in Western Australia?

Coming off the back of the highest employment growth in the country, Western Australia might need to brace itself for some post-mining boom realities. The Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS will help you future-proof your career.

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