Basic House Construction

Instructor: Gary Hilleboe and Dave Hardy

Course Dates:

Please contact us for details on future course dates.


Tuition: $850

Materials: $150

Food: $290

From Sunday dinner to the following Saturday breakfast.  A course end celebration BBQ will be held on the Friday night.  A fully licensed bar is available.  Our license precludes BYO alcohol.


Following registration students will be provided with a list of required basic hand tools.

Course Description:

This 5 day course is designed to teach the fundamentals of building a home. Students will learn the safe use of power tools while framing a reduced scale house.

Framing details, flashing, window choices, roofing techniques, cladding options and understanding of the coordination necessary to deal with other trades.

For those who want to build that new garage or become an owner building this fun program is for you.

Dave and Gary are both Accredited master builders with a lifetime of experience and knowledge to share.


For more information on Basic House Construction with Gary Hilleboe and Dave Hardy please do not hesitate to contact us on 0414 732 941 or send us an email.