Resource Hub

Welcome to our Resources section, a central hub for initiatives that support the Culture Standard.  This section provides resources and links to research, publications, news and tools to support organisations on their journey to a more sustainable construction industry workforce.

Latest News

Five-day work week a “game-changer” for construction industry
‘Doing the time’ not an option for next-gen construction workers Media Release 18 April 2024
CICT Newsletter - December 2023 Welcome to the Construction Industry Culture Taskforce (CICT) newsletter.
What is driving suicidal thoughts in the Australian construction industry? Long work hours and job insecurity are driving suicidal thoughts and distress among some Australian construction workers who are experiencing significant pressure from the industry’s demands.
ACA Culture Pledge In this article ACA President Annabel Crookes highlights the exciting opportunity for change with ACA members committing to significant actions aimed at transforming the culture of the industry within five years to help address current workforce shortages and position the industry for the future.
Interview: ABC RN Breakfast Dr Natalie Galea and 2022 Victoria Apprentice of the Year Chhunly Taing (John Holland Group) spoke with Sarah Dingle about whether the construction industry is getting less blokey and whether women working in traffic control management are transitioning into construction
Interview: The Company Director Magazine Domini Stuart – Australian Institute of Company Directors CICT Chair Gabrielle Trainor AO discusses the development of a Culture Standard which focuses on securing the long-term sustainability of the construction industry by tackling key cultural issues
Culture tested on construction sites to attract more to the industry Trials of a new construction industry Culture Standard are underway across NSW and Victoria to deliver great careers for workers and an economic boost for the nation
A welcome focus on addressing culture in the construction industry The Construction Industry Culture Taskforce (CICT) strongly supports the NSW Government’s focus on attracting more women into the construction industry by addressing root cause cultural issues limiting the sustainability and productivity of the sector