Heritage Trades

The Heritage Trades Program offers construction workers subsidised training at some of South Australia's prestigious heritage locations.

Sunday 22 - Friday 27 March 2020

Learn how to apply breathable paints to masonry surfaces and remove paints using environmentally friendly products, and lead paint (hazmat) waste management.

Cost with CITB number $520.00
Cost without CITB number $1,000.00

Meals, camping facilities for 4WD, caravan, swag or tent with onsite showers and toilets, course notes and certificate of completion are included.

For bookings and inquiries contact Applied Building Conservation Training (ABCT) on 1300 853 003.

Have your CITB number on hand if you wish to make a booking. Unsure what your CITB number is? Find your CITB number here.

CITB Number

A CITB number makes your construction training more affordable by giving you access to discounted courses at our endorsed training providers across SA.

To receive the discount you will need to give your valid CITB number to the training provider upon booking in for your training. To find your number you can perform a search with your name and date of birth. To find out if you are eligible for a number please make an application.

Heritage Trades Trainers

Training is conducted by Keith McAllister and his team from Heritage Stone Restorations. Keith has international training in Stone Sculpturing at the Bath Academy of the Arts, and Architectural Stonework and Conservation with the Bournemouth University in the UK.

Both government and professional organisations within South Australia and interstate seek his advice and assistance about heritage conservation. The expert knowledge and skills that Keith has brought to the Heritage Trades courses over the past seven years continues to highlight a successful partnership between the CITB and Heritage Stone Restorations.

A number of buildings around South Australia have already been restored. You can view these in detail by visiting our Heritage Trades page on Facebook.