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Welcome to Construction Courses.

Construction is the marketing arm of Back To Basics Business Training.

Back to Basics is a Registered Training Organisation and one of Australia’s leading providers of training courses to the Construction Industry – National Provider No. 4346

This website highlights the many courses that are available to people in the construction industry across the country.

With the number of construction courses and types of training available, it can be a little overwhelming trying to choose the right construction course for your goals. It is a smart move if you talk to a real person – one who is qualified to help you assess the right construction training course to meet your needs. Visit the Contact Page and leave a message and we will call you at a time convenient to you. Alternatively chat with an experienced construction course advisor by calling 1300 855 713.

Feel free to check out the articles on the site for more information about constructions courses.

Distance Learning and Construction Courses

The majority of the programs you can access are delivered using the unique Back to Basics Distance Learning Program.

Accredited training programs for the Building and Construction Industry are approved by each state’s licensing authority for Builders Licence Training and Continual Professional Development Points (CPD).

All of the building and construction industry courses are designed to be suitable for people who have not had recent formal study.  Adult education is a specialty at Back to Basics Business Training.

Your training experience will be comfortable and successful because:

  • Your study guides and material are clear and easy to follow
  • You will be provided with personal tutorials as a distance education participant
  • You have access to qualified presenters and tutors with current industry experience
  • You have a guarantee of currency in relation to any course you undertake
  • You receive post course mentoring
  • You can work through the course at a pace and in an environment that best suits you.

Once again, you’re welcome to chat with an experienced construction course advisor by leaving a message on the Contact Page or by calling 1300 855 713.

Further information on Back to Basics Business Training

Back to Basics:

  • is a Registered Training Organisation that provides Trade, Supervisor and Management Training to the Building and Construction Industry throughout Australia.
  • were the first training organisation in the industry to develop and bring accredited management qualifications to the building and construction industry.
  • has been providing training to the construction industry since 1997.
  • Builders Licence Programs are recognised by Office of Fair Trading (NSW), Building Services Authority (Qld), Office of Consumer & Business Affairs (SA), the ACT Planning and Land Authority (ACTPLA) , and the Director of Building Control in Tasmania as part of the Builders Licence/Accreditation application criteria.
  • has designed new courses to provide a qualified career path for Trades, Supervisors, Project Managers, Building Inspectors, Safety Officers, and Business Administrators featuring the Residential, Commercial and Civil Construction Industries. All the training programs carry a guarantee of currency and are customised to suit each state and territory’s legislation and regulations.
  • has been providing a Consultancy Service to the Building & Construction Industry since 1985, supporting the building contractor in areas such as Recordkeeping, Marketing, Business Management, Human Resource Management, Systems and Procedure Manuals, Customised Forms & Documentation and now Safety.
  • offers companies or organisations wishing to establish themselves as a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), a structure and systems for VETAB submissions. Master Plumbers in NSW, Mel Crook & Associates, Edmen Training, D & K Safety Consultants, LDCT Laundry Dry Cleaning Training to name only a few, have become Registered Training Organisations using the Back to Basics System.

Did you know that:

  • Back to Basics and the Office of Fair Trading (NSW) together designed an application guide for builder’s licence submissions in NSW which is offered to all Back to Basics enrolled participants for free.
  • Construction Industry Training Advisory Board (NSW) has Back to Basics listed as a training provider of programs to meet Continual Professional Development (CPD) regulations.
  • Major rehabilitation services use Back to Basics industry specific courses to assist employers in their Return to Work programs for injured workers.
  • Back to Basics has assisted in the development of Construction Industry learning resources for the Department of Education and Training.
  • Major construction companies such as Brookfield Multiplex and Theiss John Holland have utilised Back to Basics’ customised training programs for their staff and employees to ensure they have personnel appropriately trained to the organisations high standards of systems and procedures.