Pryda uses blended learning to provide a flexible approach to training. Learn the basics at your own pace with our online learning. Then, we’ll show you how to apply the basics to real jobs in our classroom training.

2019 Training Calendar

Please see the 2019 classroom provisional training schedule below. The schedule will be confirmed by the end of November 2018.

Note: We recommend attending Beginner Wall or Roof, allow time to have the skills embed, and then come back for the other one. We recommend 3-6 months gap between courses.

Date

Location

Course (link to Registration Form)

Registration Status

22 Jan-1 Feb Auckland (NZ) Roof Beginner Open
11 Feb-13 Feb Dandenong South (VIC) Roof for Wall Detailers Open
18 Feb-28 Feb Dandenong South (VIC) Wall Beginner Open
4 Mar-6 Mar Dandenong South (VIC) Floor Beginner Open
7 Mar-8 Mar Dandenong South (VIC) Floor Cassettes Open
12 Mar-22 Mar Dandenong South (VIC) Roof Beginner Open
8 Apr-10 Apr Dandenong South (VIC) Advanced Roof Open
11 Apr Dandenong South (VIC) Wall Frame Design Open
30 Apr-10 May Dandenong South (VIC) Wall Beginner Open
13 May-15 May Dandenong South (VIC) Floor Beginner Open
16 May-17 May Dandenong South (VIC) Floor Cassettes Open
20 May-21 May Dandenong South (VIC) Wall for Roof Detailers Open
27 May-6 Jun Dandenong South (VIC) Roof Beginner Open
11 Jun-13 Jun Dandenong South (VIC) Advanced Roof Open
14 Jun Dandenong South (VIC) Wall Frame Design Open
18 Jun-28 Jun Auckland (NZ) Wall Beginner Open
1 Jul-3 Jul Dandenong South (VIC) Floor Beginner Open
4 Jul-5 Jul Dandenong South (VIC) Floor Cassettes Open
15 Jul-25 Jul Dandenong South (VIC) Wall Beginner Open
30 Jul-1 Aug Auckland (NZ) Advanced Roof NZ Open
7 Aug-9 Aug Dandenong South (VIC) Advanced Roof Open
12 Aug-22 Aug Dandenong South (VIC) Roof Beginner Open
9 Sep-11 Sep Dandenong South (VIC) Advanced Roof Open
12 Sep Dandenong South (VIC) Wall Frame Design Open
16 Sep-26 Sep Dandenong South (VIC) Wall Beginner Open
30 Sep-2 Oct Dandenong South (VIC) Floor Beginner Open
3 Oct-4 Oct Dandenong South (VIC) Floor Cassettes Open
9 Oct-11 Oct Dandenong South (VIC) Roof for Wall Detailers Open
14 Oct-24 Oct Dandenong South (VIC) Roof Beginner Open
28 Oct-29 Oct Dandenong South (VIC) Wall for Roof Detailers Open
11 Nov-13 Nov Dandenong South (VIC) Advanced Roof Open

Course Outline

Our standard classroom training courses are as follows. All courses include a presentation by Pryda’s engineering team.

Course

Content

Length

Who should attend?

Beginner Roof Week 1: we work through 10 jobs starting with a basic rectangle, working up to multi-level jobs.

Week 2: we workshop real jobs, then finish with an assessment. Feedback is provided to supervisors.

8 days
(2 x 4 day weeks)
New to industry
Beginner Wall Week 1: we work through 2 jobs starting with a simple single level job, working up to a multi-level job.

Week 2: we workshop real jobs, then finish with an assessment. Feedback is provided to supervisors.

8 days
(2 x 4 day weeks)
New to industry
Beginner Floor We start with a basic job, then workshop real jobs. 3 days Anyone who is confident with multi-level Master Plan input.
Beginner Floor Cassettes We work through a series of jobs, working through the various facets of floor cassettes. 2 days Anyone who is confident with designing floor trusses from layout.
Note: Beginner floor and floor cassettes are often run back to back, so you can attend both.
Advanced Roof
  • Advanced Perimeter Lines:
    • Split levels
    • Box gutters
    • Portico
  • Advanced Roof Planes: covers phantom planes, 3d planes, manual planes, plane breaks via the following job types
    • Northlight
    • Mansard
    • 2 jobs for phantom planes specifically
  • Advanced Ceiling Planes:
    • Ceiling planes
    • Ceiling planes in 3D
    • Ceiling polygons
    • Split levels
3 days Anyone who is confident with basic jobs (minimum 3 months experience – but preferably 6 months). We’ve found that participants with 15 years experience get something out of this course, as do participants with 6 months experience.
Wall Frame Design
  • Design lintels, beams and critical studs
  • Add custom loads
  • Design bracing
1 day Confident wall detailers, who want to learn how to design elements in their wall jobs.