New CEO for CSQ

CSQ has announced the appointment of Geoff Clare as new CEO. Mr Clare moved from his Chief Financial & Operations…

16 November, 2023


CSQ CEO resigns for national role

The chair of Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) has today (9 August 2023) announced the resignation of long-term CEO Brett Schimming.…

10 August, 2023

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

From New Zealand to new career in Oz

A kiwi chippie has used CSQ funding to fast track his new business in Australia and gain more flexibility for…

2 May, 2023

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Chance meeting kickstarts Khonrad’s dream career

Destined to follow his family’s legacy with a career in civil construction, 17-year-old Khonrad Peters was still unsure where to…

27 March, 2023

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Alivia’s got moves

Alivia Boyce isn’t your typical earthmover operator. The 24-year-old from Toowoomba has been a dancer from the age of 3…

8 December, 2022


Industry Insider: Matt Ahlberg, FKG Group Leadership & Development Manager

In all aspects of Matt Ahlberg’s career is a clear drive to help others be the best they can be.…

1 December, 2022


Meet Sarah, the new face of FNQ

Meet Sarah, our new Far North Queensland Regional Engagement Manager! Sarah has worked in the construction industry since she was…

24 November, 2022

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Iranian architect finds freedom and opportunity

Against the tumultuous backdrop of Iran, Shahin Malekizadeh achieved success in architecture and started a family, however, ultimately, left in…

17 November, 2022

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

DJ lays new tracks in construction

Finding her way into a construction apprenticeship took a little side-journeying for 23-year-old mum Djodamajeerah Moran (known as DJ), but…

10 November, 2022

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Little company with big dreams

When Robert and Natasha McIntosh decided to take the plunge and start their own business in a new town, they…

27 October, 2022

Industry Recognising Excellence

Keeley strikes twice

A panel of tearful awards judges is not something you see every day. But Keeley Tilbrook’s descriptions of her journey…

20 October, 2022

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Red Rooster to team Hutchies

When Travis was in Year 12, he knew he wanted to get an apprenticeship but didn’t know where to start.…

11 October, 2022