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17
Feb

ITC-SA appoints two Regional Coordinators

  The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA)is pleased to announce the appointment of two Regional Coordinators to assist its General Manager, Erik Söderlund to focus on the Institute’s core function of self-regulating engineered roof trusses. ITC-SA member Ian Keeveyis the new Regional Coordinator responsible for the Southern Cape and Eastern Cape. He joins member Neil de Villiers who

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17
Feb

ECSA approves ITC-SA as CPD Licensed Body

  Timber Construction (ITC-SA) welcomes the decision by the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) to recognise the Institute as aVoluntary Association authorised to be a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Licensed Body. CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and is the term used to describe the learning activities professionals engage in to develop and enhance their abilities. It enables

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1
Feb

Workshop: Understanding Roof Inspections | Johannesburg | 23 – 25 February 2021

In an effort to boost skills development in South Africa’s roofing industry, the Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), the professional body for the engineered timber construction sector, will be hosting a CPD-accredited workshop on Understanding Roof Inspections in Johannesburg from 23 to 25 February 2021.  Any person who is interested in expanding their knowledge and expertise in timber

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18
Jan

Return to Work and Solidarity Fund

Dear members, The Return to Work and Solidarity Fund have developed a set of videos for use at workplaces to assist in preventing and combating the second wave of COVID-19 19 infections. These can be used free of charge in your organisations. Below is a link to the online videos (which are also included below). Kind regards, ITC-SA. https://www.return2work.co.za/behavioural-change-training/  

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17
Jan

Back to basics for the timber roof truss industry

Increasing recognition of timber’s invaluable role in the built environment raises the bar for South Africa’s prefabricated timber roof truss industry. Erik Söderlund, the newly appointed general manager of the Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), says the institute’s objective for 2021 is to reduce the incidence of non-compliant site-made roof trusses. Söderlund says the ITC-SA has entered 2021,

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13
Jan

Government Gazette – 11 January 2021

PDF download – Government Gazette 11 January 2021

11
Jan

Primary changes in adjusted Level 3 Regulations

PowerPoint download – Adjusted Level 3 29 Dec 2020  

16
Nov

Registrations open for ITC-SA’S 2021 Estimator/Designer Courses (6 CPD points)

The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), South Africa’s engineered timber construction industry body, offers estimators and designers in the nail-plated timber roof truss industry access to fundamental training through its Level 1 and 2 Estimator/Designer Courses. Registration for these courses is now open. Engineering software for roof trusses has seen rapid advancement over recent years and has revolutionized

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5
Nov

Vacant position: ITC-SA – Admin assistant

The Institute for Timber Construction is the industry co-ordinating body for, predominantly, the prefabricated timber roof truss industry in Southern Africa.  The institute is looking for a suitably qualified energetic Admin Assistant for the Johannesburg (Isando) office. The following would be ideal attributes for the successful candidate: – To provide administrative support to the General Manager PREFERRED MINIMUM EDUCATION Diploma

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