7 Star Homes Program – Construction training

Last updated: 4 August 2022

Sustainability Victoria has partnered with ATTMA ANZ, Housing Industry Association (HIA) and Master Builders Association Victoria (MBAV) to deliver free 6-7-star construction training sessions.

These sessions offer practical information and tips for best practice construction of 7-star homes.

Training outcomes

The 6-to-7-star construction training will provide practical information on how to build an energy-efficient home, including: 

  • an overview of different types of glazing and wraps
  • what causes condensation and how to avoid it
  • thermal bridges and how to avoid them in construction 
  • an overview of different types of insulation and practical tips on ensuring best practice installation 
  • best practice construction for air tightness and ventilation. 

Who should attend?

These sessions are appropriate for all Class 1 home builders, associated trades and insulation installers.

CPD points are available for attendance at this training.

Everyone is welcome. Membership with HIA or MBAV is not required to attend.

Training dates

Multiple face to face and online training sessions are scheduled. To book, visit HIA Events or MBAV Events. Direct links to registration pages will be available closer to the training dates.

11 August 2022: Construction (Online) session – MBAV

16 August 2022: Design (Online) session – HIA

30 August 2022: Construction (Online) session – HIA