Australia faces a number of challenges in delivering the best possible outcomes in building standards and building industry education, the head of a major construction industry body says.

Australian Institute of Building (AIB) President Robert Whittaker AM FAIB said the construction sector has a number of issues to deal with in order to maximise training standards at the tertiary level as well as professional standards at the practitioner level. At a tertiary level, Whittaker said recent developments in…