Industry

The construction industry | A lasting legacy

Walter H Sommer OAM 3 February 1941 – 24 November 2020 Tradesperson, CEO, industry leader, board member, policy maker. Attaining…

13 January, 2021

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Dedicated to the future!

CSQ and Paynters have a strong partnership that provides schools involved with CSQ’s Gateways Program (like Somerville) opportunities for their…

12 January, 2021

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Career dreams over location

Keegan Austin has not let location stand in the way of his career success. Keegan knew since Year 11 that…

12 January, 2021

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Recognising Excellence

Building the road to success and happiness

Steve Jobs famously said, “The only way to do great work is to love what you do!” Introducing Amelia (Milly)…

29 October, 2020

School Students & Career Seekers Recognising Excellence

Testing the landscape for designer dreams

Thinking about the future can be scary for some 17-year-olds, but for others, it’s exhilarating. Meet Zac, a year 11…

14 October, 2020

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Recognising Excellence

One Bird turns to Two

Meet Jess and Ariana, two plumbers changing the game in an industry still heavily dominated by males. Ariana (on the…

12 October, 2020

Industry School Students & Career Seekers Recognising Excellence

Front row seat into civil construction confirms career path for Smithfield school leavers

For three year 12 students from Smithfield State High School, a career in engineering and environmental science is a step…

9 October, 2020

Industry Registered Training Organisations Recognising Excellence

Leading the safety revolution

Kevin Walker is a man on a mission. A lot has changed since Kevin (57) started in the construction industry…

24 September, 2020

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Work experience pays off with Paynters

The two students completed work experience placement with the company during the June/July holidays. Their outstanding efforts during the placement…

1 September, 2020

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Building Bridges To Greatness

Meet Tamima (pictured on the right), Year 12 student at Corinda State High School who attended a CSQ and Fulton…

20 July, 2020

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Building The New Normal

In 2012, Hutchinson Builders engaged a dedicated Indigenous specialist to introduce the program to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.…

17 July, 2020

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Registered Training Organisations

What goes around, comes around!

Michael (34) completed CSQ’s Trade Start program back in 2015 as a mature-age student in Toowoomba. Five years later, he…

7 July, 2020