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2 December 2020

Top 5 informational resources for plumbing contractors

Business Advice | 2 minute read

The best plumbing contractors know that lifelong learning is a vital part of any plumbing career progression. Stay on top of the latest industry news and must-have certifications for your plumbing career with our quick roundup of the top five informational resources for plumbing contractors.

1. Tradie Connection

Need to kill some time on your next commute to a field service job? Check out the Tradie Connection Podcast. This lively plumbing podcast features weekly episodes for plumbing contractors as well as builders and electricians.

2. Master Plumbers and Mechanical Association of Australia

Founded in 1891, Master Plumbers offers a wide variety of resources for Australian plumbing contractors looking to advance their plumbing career and get expert advice on technical, safety and workplace relations issues. Members also get a free subscription to Australian Plumbing Magazine, a plumbing magazine featuring story submissions from plumbing contractors and expert coverage of the latest plumbing contractor software and technology.

3. Utility Magazine

Utility Magazine covers top issues affecting the utility industry in Australia. You can sign up to receive digital and print versions of the magazine for free and find even more information specifically for plumbing contractors on the website.

4. Builders Academy Australia

Builders Academy Australia is an excellent resource for your plumbing career progression, featuring online courses to earn various diplomas and certifications. Want to brush up on other skills that help plumbing contractors running a business, like accounting or finance? Builders Academy also offers short courses and micro-credentials so that you can learn in bite-sized bits.

5. Plumber Magazine

Sign up for a free subscription to Plumber Magazine, a global resource for plumbing contractors in commercial and residential plumbing. You can also sharpen your business skills with virtual training sessions.

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