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The future of building and construction starts with expanding your career through accredited training courses


The future of building and construction starts with expanding your career through accredited training courses

Learning a new skill or adding to your existing knowledge is the best way to advance your career and help reignite your passion for getting up in the morning and doing a job that you love. It’s not just about what you can learn but also how you can use your new found knowledge to reach the next step in where you want your career to go.

Let us take you where you want to be

We deliver practical, industry-relevant training and professional development for people in the building and construction industry. It has never been easier to attend training with many courses available online. We offer everything from short courses and workshops through to certificate and diploma courses, the next step in your career is with us.

How to get a builder’s licence

Make sure you get the right advice for licensing or registration for your trade. Learn more about getting your builder's licence.

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Why study with HIA

We've got you covered for Cert IV qualifications, diplomas and short courses designed specifically for the building industry.

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Find a training course 


HIA offers loads of different training courses to suit you.

We have everything from short courses to full diploma courses.

Find a course


HIA is one of Australia's largest training providers of skilled-trade training and qualifications in the building and construction industry. We’re passionate about quality, nationally recognised training and want to help you reach your career ambitions. Whether it's to update your skills, obtain CPD points or get qualified, we've got you covered.

CPC40120 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

Designed for building and construction personnel who wish to gain valuable skills as a professional builder in the low rise residential sector.

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CPC50220 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Designed for experienced builders and construction professionals to gain valuable skills in medium rise construction projects.

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30 Nov
Understanding HIA Building Contracts

This workshop provides a detailed understanding of domestic building contracts, using the relevant HIA contract for your region as an example. The contract is explained in full, describing each schedule and clause.

05 Dec
Estimating and Quoting

Get the knowledge and skills required to accurately calculate and estimate material, labour and equipment costs, as well as business overheads, margins and other costs for small residential and commercial construction projects.

07 Dec
Silica Awareness

Find out more about what silica is, how to work safely with products containing silica, what tools and systems exist, as well as where to get further information

13 Dec
NCC 2022: Livable Housing QLD

NCC 2022 includes requirements for a houses and apartments to meet new livable housing design requirements. Find out more about these important changes and how they may affect you.

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