Industry

REPORT: Changing households driving demand for housing innovation

The Urban Development Institute of Australia (Queensland) Research Foundation, proudly presented by Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ), today released the Third…

8 October, 2015

Industry

Capability Workshops improve chances to win government contracts

A workshop for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander enterprises interested in learning how to win State Government contracts will be…

2 October, 2015

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Are we facing a shortage of Bricklayers in Queensland?

This week the Australian Financial Review reported on a meeting of Sydney builders concerned about the bricklaying sector slowing down…

2 October, 2015

Industry

North Queensland Safety Leadership Group Luncheon

The NQ Safety Leadership Group have extended an invitation to attend a Safe Work Month luncheon in Townsville on 30th…

30 September, 2015

Industry

Changes to Industry Skills Fund from 1 September 2015

Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, newly appointed Minister for Education and Training, recently wrote to CSQ to advise of changes…

25 September, 2015

Industry

Local industry forum to help build construction workforce of the future

A major construction industry forum will be held this Thursday 24 September in Mount Isa to address workforce skills development…

24 September, 2015

Industry

Unemployment trends show its never a bad time to be a construction worker

Here at CSQ we closely follow the ABS’s Labour Force survey. Its results provide the best vantage point for watching…

23 September, 2015

Industry

Career back up plan is crucial says Broncos’ prop

Brisbane Broncos Prop Mitchell Dodds is a young man who knows the importance of having a back-up plan. The 26-year-old…

23 September, 2015

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Local businesses urged to take a tip on winning Govt. work

Cairns businesses can find out how to tender for billions of dollars worth of government work at a half-day workshop…

22 September, 2015

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Queensland businesses claim $1.3 million in new payroll tax exemptions

Almost 1,400 Queensland businesses have claimed nearly $1.3 million in payroll tax rebates during the first two months of the…

21 September, 2015

Industry

Effective Indigenous engagement for contractors

Are you looking to win more work by engaging more Indigenous business and staff?  Mining, oil and gas companies and…

21 September, 2015

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

Young Bronco learning valuable lessons on the tools

Brisbane Broncos Under 20's squad member Jai Arrow may be in training to become an NRL star, but his apprenticeship…

16 September, 2015