MBA Courses – May & June 2017

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Master Builders Newcastle have the following courses and events coming up in May and June 2017.

9 May & 20 June

Non Friable Asbestos Removal course

This one day course teaches the requirements for safely removing non-friable asbestos containing material (ACM) in accordance with WHS legislation.

Members $349.00 – 14 CPD Points

To register click here


10 May

First Aid Course

Everyone should undertake this course, as you never know when you may need to provide first aid assistance to someone in trouble. Gain the knowledge and skills to help out a mate if they get injured.

  • Provide CPR
  • Provide Emergency Life Support
  • Provide First Aid

Members $139.00 – 14 CPD Points

To register click here


12 May

Industry Insights Lunch – The Beaches Hotel, Merewether

Guest speakers include –

The Hon. Scot McDonald MLC, Parliamentary Secretary for Planning, Central Coast and Hunter who will present on the latest plans and developments for the Newcastle CBD.

Brian Seidler, Executive Director MBANSW will talk about the state of the building industry and give an insight into current issues and trends, and give an outlook of the future of the industry.

Members $44.00 includes a two course lunch and beverages – 2 CPD Points

To register click here


17 – 20 May

Cert III in Construction Waterproofing

This 4-day course is designed for experienced tradespeople who are looking for a comprehensive course covering the key skills of the waterproofing trade. This course is arguably the best in Newcastle, with successful participants obtaining their Certificate III in Waterproofing, which is the education criteria for the Contractor’s Licence from NSW Fair Trading. This course is practical based, so participants are required to wear and use personal protective equipment and clothing.

Members and Non Members $500.00 (this course is subsidised by the NSW Government under the Smart and Skilled initiative.  This course is delivered by MBANSW  RTO6163 in partnership with TAFE Western Sydney Institute RTO 90000)

23 CPD Points

To register and to check the eligibility criteria click here


31 May

State of Origin Night – MBA Newcastle Members Room

Join us for our annual State of Origin event while we watch the mighty Blues take on the Maroons in Game 1 for 2017.

Free for members, dinner and beverages provided.

Email to register


6 June

White Card – General Construction Induction

This one day nationally accredited program is required for anyone who will potentially carry out construction work or be required to operate on a building site.

Members $99.00 – 12 CPD Points

To register click here


21 June

Supervise Asbestos Removal course

This course is designed for those who are required to supervise the removal of asbestos containing material (ACM).

A licensed asbestos removalist must ensure that the nominated supervisor is present at the site whenever

friable asbestos removal work is being carried out and is readily available to attend the site for

non-friable asbestos removal work (Clause 459 or the WHS Regulation).

Members $399.00 – 14 CPD Points

To register click here


27 June

Hunter Division Information Night – East Maitland Bowling Club

This meeting will have 3 guest speakers presenting on topics that are relevant to the Building Industry,  and it will give you an opportunity to network with other builders/tradesman.

Members $20.00 – 2 course dinner and drinks provided – 2 CPD Points

Email to register