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. Please scroll down the page to see course outlines for all of our courses.

2020 Training Calendar

Please see the 2020 classroom training schedule below. Please note that incentives are in place for trainees (from Pryda fabricators) that need to travel interstate to attend Victorian based training.

Registration forms will be available soon. If you want to register your place before a form is available, please contact your account manager.

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

Course

Location

Length (days)

Registration Status

03 Feb Beginner Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 8 Open
18 Feb Wall Frame Design NZ (Auckland) 0.5 Open
19 Feb Roof Cross Training NZ (Auckland) 3 Open
24 Feb Advanced Roof WA (Kewdale) 1 Open
25 Feb Wall Cross Training WA (Kewdale) 3 Open
02 Mar Intermediate Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 3 Open
10 Mar Wall Frame Design NSW (Ingleburn) 1 Open
11 Mar Roof Cross Training NSW (Ingleburn) 3 Open
16 Mar Beginner Wall VIC (Dandenong South) 8 Open
24 Mar Advanced Roof SA 1 Open
25 Mar Wall Cross Training SA 3 Open
30 Mar Floor Cross Training VIC (Dandenong South) 3 Open
02 Mar Advanced Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 1 Open
21 Apr Beginner Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 8 Open
05 May Beginner Roof NZ (Auckland) 8 Open
18 May Beginner Wall VIC (Dandenong South) 8 Open
01 Jun Advanced Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 1 Open
02 Jun Wall Cross Training VIC (Dandenong South) 3 Open
09 Jun Intermediate Roof WA (Kewdale) 3 Open
16 Jun Wall Frame Design SA 1 Open
17 Jun Roof Cross Training SA 3 Open
23 Jun Intermediate Roof QLD (Banyo) 3 Open
29 Jun Beginner Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 8 Open
14 Jul Advanced Roof QLD (Banyo) 1 Open
15 Jul Wall Cross Training QLD (Banyo) 3 Open
21 Jul Beginner Wall NZ (Auckland) 8 Open
27 Jul Advanced Roof NSW (Ingleburn) 1 Open
28 Jul Wall Cross Training NSW (Ingleburn) 3 Open
03 Aug Beginner Wall VIC (Dandenong South) 8 Open
18 Aug Wall Frame Design VIC (Dandenong South) 1 Open
19 Aug Roof Cross Training VIC (Dandenong South) 3 Open
25 Aug Intermediate Roof SA 3 Open
01 Sep Wall Frame Design WA (Kewdale) 1 Open
02 Sep Roof Cross Training WA (Kewdale) 3 Open
08 Sep Intermediate Roof NZ (Auckland) 3 Open
14 Sep Beginner Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 8 Open
29 Sep Advanced Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 1 Open
30 Sep Wall Cross Training VIC (Dandenong South) 3 Open
06 Oct Floor Cross Training VIC (Dandenong South) 3 Open
13 Oct Advanced Roof NZ (Auckland) 1 Open
14 Oct Wall Cross Training NZ (Auckland) 3 Open
19 Oct Beginner Wall VIC (Dandenong South) 8 Open
04 Nov Intermediate Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 3 Open
10 Nov Wall Frame Design QLD (Banyo) 1 Open
11 Nov Roof Cross Training QLD (Banyo) 3 Open
16 Nov Beginner Roof VIC (Dandenong South) 8 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. Available on request only (usually 2 days) Anyone who is confident with designing floor trusses from layout.
Intermediate Roof (previously 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.
Advanced Roof Solving complex roofs with minimal manual planes 1 day Experienced roof detailers. At least 6 months after attending Intermediate Roof.
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.