Locations and facilities

Locations

Our state-wide training facilities are located at 7 locations along the Queensland eastern coast:

BrisbaneRocklea Depot, 103 Marshall Road, Rocklea QLD 4106
ToowoombaBuilding 3, Hampton Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350
Maryborough52-62 Searle Street, Maryborough QLD 4650
RockhamptonBuilding 8, 63 Glenmore Road, North Rockhampton QLD 4700
Mackay23 Cemetery Road, Mackay QLD 4740
Townsville4-28 Hartley Street, Garbutt QLD 4814
Cairns107-125 McLeod Street, Cairns QLD 4870

Further information including location maps and training room details can be found on our Training Site Information printable version (PDF 990.6 kb).

Receptions

The reception is an unattended area (self-service reception). All visitors are required to sign in and out of the visitor register and display their badge at all times.

The reception phone is to be used to contact the person you are meeting to gain entry into the site. A list of building personnel along with their contact numbers is listed beside the phone. Please be mindful that the buildings have an open plan office and it would be appreciated if noise could be kept to a minimum.

Office hours

The training building offices are manned from 7.30am – 4.30pm. If access outside of these hours is required, please call a technical training representative to make alternate arrangements.

Facilities

Refreshments

  • Tea and coffee - Participants and trainers are welcome to help themselves to the tea and coffee facilities in the lunchroom at any time during their training sessions.
  • Morning tea and lunch - There is limited space in our fridges if you choose to bring your own morning tea or lunch. A microwave and sandwich toaster is available for use. There's usually several local takeaway shops within driving distance. Pie and coffee vans may visit the building, for times or if you require assistance or directions please ask your trainer.
  • Snacks and soft drinks - Vending machines which contain chocolate, chips and soft drinks are located in the kitchen area.

Hiring our facilities

You can hire specific areas of our facilities for $650 + GST per business day.

This fee includes the use of the agreed area between 7:00am – 4.30pm on business days, as well as a designated training room. While the training room may not be required for the training that is being conducted, it is provided to ensure that participants have somewhere to store their belongings while on site.

Training rooms can be hired without booking an area of the yard, the cost is $400 + GST per business day.

Site equipment

We're considered to have some of the best training facilities in Australia. Some of our sites are equipped with:

Safety information

Site safety

Please note the following important safety information:

  • Identification badges or visitor tags must be worn at all times
  • When requesting access, provide your "company name" and the "course" you are attending
  • Site access outside of business hours and non-business days is via arrangement only
  • No smoking in offices, recreation room, any buildings, verandas or within 4m of a doorway
  • Report all near-misses, injuries or other significant incidents no matter how small
  • Appropriate footwear and personal protective equipment must be worn at all times, refer to your course notification for details
  • Abide by all speed limit and warning signs while on our sites
  • While walking about the complex, stay within designated walkways and crossings.

Evacuation procedures

Current building evacuation plans will be on display in your training area location. Familiarise yourself with them and your closest fire exit in the event of an emergency. All training facilitators will cover off on our four stages of evacuation (below) in your induction.

General information

Please read the following information about our sites.