Industry School Students & Career Seekers

From blast-proof labs to operating theatres – you never know where a career in construction will take you!

Cawley Grant is a foreman on one of Queensland’s major construction projects – the Sunshine Coast Public University Hospital. Starting…

3 November, 2015

Industry

Building Big in FNQ

Important discussions will be had in FNQ this week. Many of them will take place today at the Cairns instalment…

30 October, 2015

Industry

Major Projects Report highlights need for skills retention

CSQ is encouraging employers across the state to continue investing in training following the release of the 2015 Major Projects…

28 October, 2015

Industry

Expert-led board appointed to build Queensland’s future

The Palaszczuk Government today announced the eight-member board of Building Queensland, delivering a key election commitment and ensuring a whole-of-government…

28 October, 2015

Industry

Housing development breaks new ground

A new housing project in Morayfield is rewriting the rules of residential development and providing an exciting range of training…

23 October, 2015

Industry

Forget 3D printers for now think about wearables

There’s a lot of hype around technologies that will change the future like 3D printing and advanced robotics. Talk of…

21 October, 2015

Industry

Skills, saws and renovations

Gold Coast carpenter Ben Archard used CSQ funding to complete a Certificate III in Carpentry, which helped him to obtain…

19 October, 2015

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Sunshine Coast students play tradie for a day

High school students were given a unique behind-the-scenes look at the world of construction yesterday when they took part in…

15 October, 2015

Industry Recognising Excellence

Queensland’s best builders honoured at Awards

La Spina Homes, Lendlease Building, and Valeco Homes scooped the major awards at this year’s Master Builders State Housing &…

12 October, 2015

Industry

Attention Civil Construction Industry – Proposed changes to the National Training Package

Draft components of the RII Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package are now available for review and feedback on the…

12 October, 2015

Industry

Putting apprentice numbers in perspective

This week The Conversation added more fuel to a thriving narrative that says there’s a crisis in apprenticeship participation in…

9 October, 2015

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Second Skilling Queenslanders for Work funding round now open

The second funding round in 2015–16 under the Queensland government’s Skilling Queenslanders for Work is now open for applications.    Information sessions are…

9 October, 2015