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Welcome to Master Concreters Australia
Master Concreters Australia was established in August 2006 to provide a voice for the many contractors working in the concreting industry. Although Master Concreters Australia was established to represent concrete contractors, the organisation also represents concrete pumpers, saw cutters, steel fixers and form workers. Providing support to the general public is also paramount to the continued success of Master Concreters.
Our prime role is to raise the overall standard of the concrete industry. This is being achieved through the delivery of industry training, seminars, educational sessions, access to technical information and advisory support to members. Master Concreters also performs an advocacy role, engaging various organisations and Governments at the State and Federal level on issues that affect our members and our industry.
We are closely aligned with other major industry associations both here and overseas including Cement, Concrete & Aggregates Australia (CCAA). We also have reciprocal Associate Membership with New Zealand Master Concrete Placers Association (NZMCPA) and Professional Membership with the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC). These alliances assist Master Concreters Australia in offering our members better benefits and up to the minute industry information.
Concrete Answers Seminars
Master Concreters and Cement Concrete & Aggregates Australia (CCAA) combine to deliver a series of industry seminars. Previous seminars have included presentation on Concrete in Class One Buildings, Concrete in Class Two Buildings and Concrete for Housing - New Insperations. Further information on upcoming seminars will be posted prior to the event.
Training for Concreters
The Association delivers a range of courses that provides essential knowledge for concreters beyond the Certificate III in Concreting. The Association delivers the following training with additional courses in the development stage.
Concrete Leading Hand Course
Master Concreters Australia delivers the Concrete Leading Hand Course. The course is delivered over three half days and includes front line management concepts and provides students with the necessary training to prepare and deliver the Leading Hands prestart meeting. Contact the office for dates of the next course.
Plan Reading for Concreters Course
Master Concreters delivers the Plan Reading for Concreters course. This course has been designed specifically for concreters and is delivered by training professionals and members of the concreting industry. Further information on the course can be found by clicking on the Master Concreters Training link on the left of this page. Contact the office for future dates.
Concrete Technology and Best Practice Course
The Concrete Technology and Best Practice course provides concreters with essential information about the material they place and best practices to avoid cracking, dusting, curling, delamination and other issues sometimes experienced as result of the concrete composition and placing processes. Contact the office for dates of the next course.
Master Concreters Australia Golf Days
Master Concreters Australia holds Golf days in various location to provide an informal setting for the many members of our industry to come together for an enjoyable round of Golf.
Brisbane Golf Day The Brisbane Industry Golf Day was held on Monday 17th October 2016 at the Oxley Golf Course. Thank you to our sponsors, members and guests who joined with us for an enjoyable afternoon of golf. Congratulations to Qcrete who won the trophy on the day. We look forward to seeing everyone at next years event.
Sydney Golf Day The Sydney Industry Golf Day was held on Monday 5th December 2016 (Industry Picnic Day) at the North Ryde Golf Club. Thank you to our many sponsors who joined us for an unseasonably warm Sydney day. Congratulations to Forum IT who took home the inaugural trophy. We look forward to seeing everyone at next years event.
Master Concreters Australia Excellence in Industry Awards
The 2017 Master Concreters Austalia Excellence in Industry Awards will be held at the Pullman Hotel Brisbane on Saturday 3rd of June. Clear your calendar's for this major industry event that will bring together a wide range of industry representatives and showcase the work of our contractor members.
Further information will be posted.
See the Awards section of the website to look back on the success of our 2016 event.
INDUSTRY NEWS & EVENTS
Issue 003/2016 of the Concrete IQ is now available. Read more
Issue 002/2016 of the Concrete IQ is now available. Read more