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3/12/2019
How to Prepare for New Apprentices

How to Prepare for New Apprentices

Have you considered getting new apprentices in building and construction? Hiring a worker during their apprenticeship can have huge benefits. In this article, we show you how to prepare for you apprentices to get a positive experience, and to train up loyal workers who will stay with you for a long time.

29/11/2019
Movember in review: Do you participate?

Movember in review: Do you participate?

For those of us working in building and construction, men’s physical and mental health is a top priority. And Movember is one of the most popular events focusing on awareness and fundraising in the space. 

Each year, many of the team at BAA participate, including our Builders Academy Australia CEO Andrew Shea, so we thought this was a great time to reflect on Movember 2019 and provide you all with some more information on why it’s so important to us all. 

4/11/2019
Meet Andrew Kirk – Diploma of Building and Construction

Meet Andrew Kirk – Diploma of Building and Construction

Andrew Kirk has been an insurance assessor for over ten years now, twice as long as he ever spent working in a trade. That doesn’t mean that Andrew’s time working as a bricklayer were wasted. He uses his knowledge of building and construction to improve outcomes for his customers. 

As an experienced tradesperson, Andrew knows what to look for when he’s assessing a claim. To make sure he continues to give the best advice and service, Andrew has returned to study a Diploma of Construction at Builders Academy Australia.