CIT Sustainable Skills Training Hub
CIT, Bruce Campus, 2010
The CIT Sustainable Skills Training Hub is a four storey educational facility comprising classrooms, workshops, multi-purpose laboratories, plantrooms and a lecture theatre. The project achieved a 6 Star Green Star Education rating. In all facets of design the building targets environmental sustainability.
The facility provides training in current and future sustainable technology and practices, with the concept for the building being a working classroom. The building demonstrates exemplary environmental initiatives and technology, including the design, fabric, materials, services, management and landscaping, and allows students to work with the building systems in a hands-on learning experience.
In 2011, the SSTH won the Energy Innovation category award at the Keep Australia Beautiful, Australian Sustainable Cities Awards, after having been awarded an ACT Sustainable Cities Award earlier in the year.