Courses - DIY

A comprehensive introduction to timber flooring for professional and DIY'ers.

Most aspects of building are regulated. This course will help you understand how regulations and standards affect how timber is produced, specified and supplied for use in buildings in two key areas: timber product standards and building regulations

This topic introduces the key wood properties that influence timber’s performance when it is exposed to hazards

This topic introduces you to things you need to know to determine an appropriate MC for timber in applications and handle and store timber and wood products to maintain that moisture content

This topic introduces you to things you need to know for building in bushfire areas. It will help you choose and specify appropriate timber and wood products

This topic introduces you to major grading methods, the structure and application of grades in industry, and their regulation through standards

This topic provides an overview of consumer law, and discusses the key questions to be asked of the customer, and the performance requirements for major application types.

This topic introduces you to the main things you need to know about timber and wood properties.