Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Recognising Excellence

New kid on the block training its way to success

In 4 short years, Gold Coast-based Kai Konstruct has grown from a 2 staff operation to beating out big names…

12 January, 2022

Industry Recognising Excellence

Hooked on Training

Coming from a medical administration background, Rachael was hired at JWGs in 2018 as a receptionist. The construction industry was…

23 November, 2021

Industry Recognising Excellence

MASTER PAINTERS AUSTRALIA APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR 2021

What is Apprentice of the Year? Each year The Master Painters Association holds its annual Master Painters Excellence Awards in…

16 November, 2021

School Students & Career Seekers Registered Training Organisations Recognising Excellence

Taste test puts career on track

Braydon Starr (17) had a career-defining experience while doing student work placement with ADG Engineers. The Highfields State Secondary College…

2 November, 2021

Industry Recognising Excellence

CPB focused on upskilling their workers

CSQ’s industry engagement team meet a lot of interesting and talented people who have benefited from CSQ-funded training. Recently, Brent…

24 August, 2021

Industry Registered Training Organisations Recognising Excellence

COVID Can’t Stop Me!

COVID-19 has negatively impacted many lives in the last two years and, unfortunately, this was the case for 33-year-old Matthew…

5 August, 2021

Industry Registered Training Organisations Recognising Excellence

The Portuguese Plumber

A young real estate agent from Portugal has proven that the right training and supportive teachers can unlock a whole…

10 June, 2021

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Recognising Excellence

Upskill to upgrade

Townsville company of five years, Jake Roy Electrical, has taken full advantage of CSQ-funded training over the last year to…

10 June, 2021

Industry Registered Training Organisations Recognising Excellence

Chippie turns personal victory to mission to help

In the last eight years, Sam went from battling a major drug addiction to winning Apprentice of the Year at…

31 March, 2021

Industry School Students & Career Seekers Recognising Excellence

Age is just a number!

In 2018, Ilya was supposed to be at Paynters for a week of work experience organised through his school, Kelvin…

23 February, 2021

School Students & Career Seekers Recognising Excellence

Home project turns to career ambitions

TradeStart participant, Wei Wei, interest in estimating sparked when she was investigating having the ceilings of her home heightened last…

22 February, 2021

Industry Recognising Excellence

No Stopping Fisher!

Brisbane builder Chris Fisher isn’t the kind of guy that sits still for too long. He’s constantly seeking a new…

27 January, 2021