Bricklayers Upskill: Learn How To Build Brick & Block Retaining Walls
Bricklayers and blocklayers in Tasmania have the opportunity to broaden their skills by attending a proposed short course on building masonry retaining walls. Contractors need to know the correct techniques and how to meet the standards relating to retaining walls.
Many contractors may currently choose to not quote for this work as they don’t have the skills or experience in this form of construction. However, such skills would add a valuable “string to their bow” when regular work in housing or the commercial market is less certain. We have seen low levels of building activity in the past, with bricklayers struggling to keep their businesses viable. This work could make a difference in such times.