NEWS: ACT – 2014

The Australian Brick and Blocklaying Training Foundation’s archive for all newsletters posted in regard to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) in 2014.

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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Shaun Campbell Wins Outstanding Apprentice Bricklayer Award

splash2Shaun Campbell has been awarded the CITC Outstanding Bricklaying Apprentice of the year for the ACT. Shaun is a talented young bricklayer who has shown great ability to learn the trade under the guidance of his employer, Greg Swan, of Swan Bricklaying.

Shaun completed his apprenticeship in February this year and is now 24 years old. He was working as a labourer for Greg and after two years decided to start an apprenticeship to get a qualification in bricklaying.

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MCA Welcomes New ACT Based President

Trent O'Sullivan

The October 2013 Executive meeting of the Masonry Contractors Association of NSW & ACT saw the election of Trent O’Sullivan from the ACT as the 8th President of the Association in its twenty first year of operation. Trent, a native of the ACT, is a well known figure in the construction industry since starting up his own bricklayer contracting business CTR Pacific over 20 years ago.

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