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

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 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