Celebrating NAIDOC Week 2024

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Celebrating NAIDOC Week 2024

Master Builders acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands and waters where we work and pays respects to Elders past, present and emerging.   This year, the theme of NAIDOC Week is to “Keep the Fire Burning! Blak, Loud and Proud.” The theme recognises the unyielding spirit of our First

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Apprentices in the Media

Media outlets such as the Sydney Morning Herald and The Australian often seek Master Builders apprentices to share their stories with their readers. Last month the media asked 3rd year apprentice Julian Revell-Reade what he thought of Labor’s budget announcement. In April 2nd year apprentice Marlee Morris was asked to

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Apprentice Recruitment Made Easy with Master Builders

Recruiting and training apprentices is a big responsibility that comes with rewards. It takes time, effort and patience to pass your skills on to the next generation. With a shortage of skilled tradespeople, the industry will continue to struggle. You can be part of the solution by hosting an apprentice.

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Proof that successful careers are built on solid apprenticeship foundations

Since 1962 Rintoul Joinery and Fitout has carved out its place as a market leader in high-quality custom joinery, fitout, and refurbishment work. With a manufacturing facility that extends over 8000m2, Rintoul can deliver the highest quality projects. Since 2001, Master Builders and Rintoul have worked together to support and

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Women in Construction Industry Innovation Program offers invaluable resource to encourage and support women entering the industry.

A new NSW Government funded program is directed at promoting careers in the building and construction industry for women. The Women in Construction Industry Innovation Program will support industry initiatives that will encourage women’s participation and retention in the construction industry throughout the whole supply chain by: Creating inclusive workplace

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October is National SafeWork Month.

The safety of our apprentices and trainees is our number one objective and we want to highlight the importance of this during SafeWork month. We want people to have a long, successful, and positive career in the building and construction industry. We want employees’ families to see them off to

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Recognising the achievements of our Apprentices.

Every year, the Master Builders Association of NSW recognises outstanding contributions to the building and construction industry with the Excellence in Construction Awards. We are delighted that two of our Master Builders Carpentry apprentices have been nominated for the 2023 Apprentice of the Year awards by their Host Employers. Recently

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Carpentry Apprenticeship building houses
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Career-driven Daniel is on the pathway to Apprenticeship success

In celebration of NAIDOC week in July 2023, we recognise the achievements of 21-year-old Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander apprentice, Daniel Hancock. The theme For Our Elders is particularly relevant for Daniel, “for me, it means to celebrate and acknowledge the history, culture, and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait

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School Leaver Apprenticeship Program

Thank you for your interest in our Master Builders Programs. By filling out this online form a Master Builders recruitment team member will respond within 48 hours.

Register Your Interest to Offer Work Experience Opportunities

Type of Work(Required)
Size of Company
Do you Currently Employ Apprentices(Required)
Have you had Work experience students in the past?(Required)
Reason for your interest in work experience placements?(Required)
Preferred Time of Year(Required)
Are You a Member of Master Builders Association?(Required)

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Master Builders Programs

Thank you for your interest in our Master Builders Programs. By filling out this online form a Master Builders recruitment team member will respond within 48 hours.


This document outlines the direct debit arrangements between Master Builders Association of NSW Pty Ltd, ABN 11 074 397 532 (MBANSW) and you.

MBANSW is the registered Group Training Organisation and Apprenticeship Services arm of Master Builders Association of New South Wales, ABN 96 550 042 906 (Master Builders)

“You”, “your” and “Host Employer” refer to you, your company and business nominated in the table below.

This document outlines the direct debit arrangements between MBANSW and you.

Direct Debit Terms and Conditions

  • Your nominated account or credit card will be debited weekly for hosting a MBAS or MBAS+ apprentice or trainee.
  • The first debit to your account will occur within 7 working days of the MBAS or MBAS+ apprentice or trainee commencing their placement with your business.
  • If an invoice payment is due on a non-business day, it will be debited from your account on the following business day.
  • Host Employer account information held by MBANSW will be kept confidential. Please note that some information is provided to the MBANSW financial institution to initiate the debit to your nominated account.
  • MBANSW will give you a minimum of 14 days’ notice in writing of changes to these Terms and Conditions.
  • If you wish to make changes to this arrangement, please contact MBANSW on (02) 8586 3533.

Your responsibility in this arrangement

  • Ensure that your nominated account can accept direct debits (your financial institution can confirm this).
  • Ensure there are sufficient cleared funds in the nominated account on the drawing date.
  • Advise MBANSW in writing if the nominated account is transferred or closed.

Please note that if your payment is dishonoured by your financial institution, a re-draw will take place within 7 days.

Any transaction fees payable by MBANSW in respect to a dishonoured payment will be added to your account.


Please direct all enquiries to MBAS (02) 8586 3533 or apprenticeship@mbansw.asn.au;

Please include your phone and email address.

I/We authorise MBANSW to arrange for funds to be debited from my/our nominated account at the financial institution identified below.

This authority to direct debit will remain in place in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.