NEWS: ACT – April – 2013

The Australian Brick and Blocklaying Training Foundation’s archive for all newsletters posted in regard to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) in April 2013.

Our newsletters provide industry, state-wide and country-wide information relevant to Australian bricklayers and blocklayers to keep you informed and up to date. You will receive information on how to grow your business, train and mentor your apprentice, update your skills and build on your career.

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New ‘Trade-Up’ Costing Tool for ACT Bricklayers


A new software program has been developed in the ACT, specifically designed to improve the business success of bricklaying and blocklaying sub-contractors.

Trade-Up is an online, cloud-based software program that measures productivity of groups of workers on construction sites and uses that information to better cost, price and forecast job outcomes.  It includes timesheets, it tracks and analyses the job, plus it helps with the paperwork.

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