Che started building in 1995 and has learned many skills working under and with experienced builders, carpenters and craftspeople both in Australia and Europe. After returning from Europe Che completed a degree in Environmental Science and Management (BAppSc), furthering his knowledge of the natural and built environment while continuing to work on building projects.
Che has gained formal qualifications in both carpentry (Certificate III in Carpentry) and building (Certificate IV in Building and Construction) and continues to study, expanding his skills within the construction industry. Che also holds professional membership with the Housing Industry Association which provides access to up to date industry information and training.
Che has a keen interest in natural materials, low-cost sustainable building, and the link between the natural and built environment. Che brings a unique mix of academic knowledge and trade skills to the building industry and is passionate about creative sustainable construction.