Perth, Western Australia N/A
  • Established 1997
  • Location Perth, Western Australia
  • Type Private
  • Vice principal
Established in 1997, Silver Trowel was founded on a belief that there are more efficient ways of helping people enter the building industry. Recognising a massive shortage of skilled workers within the industry, Jon Skerratt set out to achieve the impossible. With fewer and fewer people taking up trade positions along with an unprecedented building boom in Australia the demand for skilled workers is greater than ever.
Silver Trowel offer a variety of construction skills training courses for bricklaying, solid plastering and roof tiling as well as trade apprenticeship training in bricklaying, roof tiling and solid plastering; traineeships in concreting and general construction. Silver Trowel’s two week intensive bricklaying skills course provides job placement assistance within the construction industry on successful completion of the course.
Silver Trowel Trade Training offers following Courses.

Domestic Courses:
Silver Trowel Trade Training offer a variety of construction and business skills training courses to Australian students including Australian trade apprenticeship training and Australian traineeships in general construction.

Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying (CPC30111):
The Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying provides students with necessary skills, knowledge and experience to work on a building site in the areas of bricklaying and blocklaying. Students will learn how to lay and bond bricks and similar building blocks and how to construct decorative panels, feature walls, arches and columns.

International Courses:
Silver Trowel Trade Training offers a variety of construction skills training courses for bricklaying, solid plastering, wall & floor tiling and carpentry to international students as well as a variety of business management and frontline management courses.

Situated on a coastal plain Perth remains a great attraction to those that love the outdoors. Within WA you can swim with whale sharks, walk amongst ancient trees and fields of wildflowers, taste award winning wines and delicious local produce, explore gorges and wilderness areas and meet laid back, friendly people. Perth the big variety of landscapes and the climate in Western Australia means there is always plenty of sunshine, making it a perfect year-round destination.