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Building Blocks

CIBSE Australia and New Zealand region is committed to providng the industry with up to date training and continued professional development relevant for building services professionals working in the region. It is necessary in our dynamic industry to keep up to date with local codes, regulations and technologies. The region also faces unique geographical challenges which make it important for CIBSE to offer a range of vareid learning opportunities.

A series of CIBSE initiatives are being adapted specifically for the ANZ region with the assistance of the CIBSE ANZ Education sub-committee. Building Blocks is the home of ANZ education and training and includes:

ANZ CPD Directory of Course Providers

The CIBSE Directory of CPD Course Providers is a comprehensive list of companies around the world offering educational learning that CIBSE members can receive in-house or attend as part of their on-going continuing professional development.
CIBSE is now offering course accreditation for organisations in Australia and New Zealand with the assistance of a local panel of experts. A range of courses are currently under review and will be available on the list of course providers shortly.

Why your organisation should be on this directory

List of course providers - Australia and New Zealand search option (coming soon)

CIBSE ANZ Chapter programme of technical seminars

CIBSE ANZ has five active chapters in Australia and three in New Zealand. Each chapter runs an annual programme of technical seminars. 

View upcoming events listed on the ANZ home page.
View the latest news and events in the monthly eNewletter or sign up for ANZ communications. 
Get in touch with your local chapter chair

CIBSE ANZ also host an annual half day seminar series in Perth, Melbourne, Auckland and Sydney. In October 2018 the programme will bring together an expert panel, offering varied perspectives, to explore smart building technology for performance gains - THE ANATOMY OF THE SMART BUILDING

Online Learning Modules (under development)

CIBSE's online learning courses contain a range of Core Engineering modules, Digital Engineering (Basics of BIM) modules, and Soft Skills modules to enhance and support yours and your teams development. These are currently being reviewed with the intention to comply with Australian and New Zealand codes and standards with content applicable to local conditions.

Face to Face Training (under development)

CIBSE Training offers a wide variety of 1-3 day building services courses from introductory to more advanced levels. CIBSE ANZ is working with the CIBSE training team and local experts to adapt content for Australia and New Zealand, initially developing introductory courses for Building Services. We will work with respected trainers to ensure courses are updated to offer training solutions that benefit professionals and organisations alike. 

Training and Development Programme - approved T&D Schemes (trial phase)

A T&D scheme allows your company to support prospective professional engineers as they develop skills and learn to demonstrate their competence towards becoming a corporate member of CIBSE and an Engineering Council registrant.

A company that employs Chartered and Incorporated Engineers and Engineering Technicians will enhance its ability to win potential business. In some cases, evidence of employing registered engineers is necessary for the award of contracts in Australia, New Zealand and overseas. There’s no easier way to encourage your staff to become professionally registered than by running a training and development scheme. 

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If you are interested in running a CIBSE accredited T&D scheme CIBSE in your company please contact CIBSE ANZ business development manager, Sharon Pestonji,