Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

From baby boomers to Gen Z: How to effectively manage a multi-generational workforce

Stephen Veness is Group Manager of Davidson Projects & Operations. With eight years experience in construction recruitment he has gained…

21 December, 2015


Skills hub a success on the Sunshine Coast

The Work Shop (TWS) began in 2013 as a unique pilot project to create a construction employment and skills hub,…

17 December, 2015

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Future of plumbing industry in safe hands with Ipswich Plumber

Ipswich resident Nathan Morgan is a construction trainer who leads by example. The teacher from Services Trades College Australia was…

16 December, 2015


Tiny House – Big Dreams

Lara Nobel is flying high after winning the 2015 CSQ Excellence Award for Construction Apprentice of the Year. She followed…

15 December, 2015

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Tammy provides spark in electrical industry

Wynnum mother Tammy Stanton is being recognised as a trailblazer in the electrical industry and is paving the way for…

14 December, 2015

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

CSQ’s new research project explores the tradie of the future

CSQ has partnered with Australia’s scientific research agency CSIRO to undertake a detailed report on the technological changes underway in…

10 December, 2015


Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package Update

The following information is important for the Civil construction sector contractors and the associated RTOs delivering industry training: Provided by…

8 December, 2015

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

How to write a resume for the construction industry

Is your resume up to date? Do you even have a resume? These days’ jobs seekers are expected to provide…

4 December, 2015

Industry School Students & Career Seekers Tradies & Small Businesses

Tapping into a career in plumbing

At seventeen years old Chris Duff has his whole future ahead of him, and that future is plumbing. A student…

2 December, 2015


Is 2016 the year of the owner occupier?

The Urban Development Institute of Australia (Queensland) Research Foundation, proudly presented by CSQ, today previewed the findings of the third…

30 November, 2015


Top notch cabinet making skills on show

Three TAFE Queensland East Coast students took out honours at the WorldSkills regional competition held at TAFE East Coast on…

27 November, 2015


ConstructionQ Forum looks to the future

ConstructionQ Forum looks to the future “things will be very different in 20 years” How do we ensure a skilled…

26 November, 2015