Think Brick Australia runs Brick Cleaning Courses in partnership with TABMA Training. Following industry demand, the course was expanded to also feature Block Cleaning. Brick and block cleaners nationally can achieve industry accreditation by completing this course.
The course covers the basics of bricks and blocks, working with contemporary bricks and blocks, planning and preparing a worksite, identifying brick and block stains, prevention of stains, techniques not to damage bricks and blocks, effective cleaning of brick and block stains, clean up and safe storage of equipment and chemicals, and using environmentally friendly cleaning solutions.
Anyone engaged in brick manufacturing, bricklaying, brick and block cleaning, construction (residential and commercial) and building supervisory activities will find the national course useful and relevant.
It is a condition of maintaining accreditation that an accredited brick cleaner must:
To maintain its listing on our website, a brick cleaning company or business is required at least every two years to:
Builders nationally who use accredited brick cleaners listed on Think Brick Australia’s website will have their brick cleaning work protected by a warranty by the manufacturer of the bricks that were cleaned.
Please note all scheduled courses for 2021 have been postponed due to the COVID-19 situation. Courses will now resume early in 2022 pending public health regulations.
Due to social distancing provisions we will only be offering the long stream course which results in accreditation.
The short stream course is 3 hours long and provides an overview of brick and block cleaning.
The long stream course is 2 days long and provides a pathway to becoming an accredited brick cleaner. It consists of theoretical and practical components.
If you would like to gain an overview of the brick and block cleaning process, our online brick and block cleaning module could be an option for you. The introductory online module is useful for anyone with no prior knowledge or experience of brick and block cleaning. To access the online moduleclick here.
We also deliver company presentations addressing specific issues of interest. These company specific presentations vary between 1 to 4 hours and provide general, detailed or a mixture of information on brick and block cleaning. You inform us what you are seeking, and we prepare the presentation accordingly.
For more information about our courses please contact:
National Manager Advocacy & Policy
Phone: 02 8035 8606
Visit ourFAQssection for additional information on the brick and block cleaning course.