School Students & Career Seekers

Six tips for securing a construction apprenticeship

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) has six top tips to provide some assistance to career seekers to find a rewarding start…

12 November, 2018

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Kicking career goals at NQ Stadium

Six aspiring entrants to the building and construction industry have secured employment just months after starting a pre-employment program at…

7 November, 2018

Industry School Students & Career Seekers Recognising Excellence

Five minutes with Shynie Hayden, NAWIC winner 2018

Construction Skills Queensland is a long-time supporter of programs and initiatives that encourage more women into the building and construction…

9 October, 2018

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Registered Training Organisations

Hot Jobs Identified for Cairns Boom

Plumbers, electricians, plasterers and structural steel construction workers will be in hot demand in Cairns and Far North Queensland over…

9 October, 2018

Industry Registered Training Organisations

Training goes underground to reduce risks

Recent Queensland industrial manslaughter legislation has reinforced the importance of understanding risks when digging around underground assets. A new one-day…

8 October, 2018

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Registered Training Organisations

Training boost for industry support staff

From October, clerical and administration staff in the Queensland building and construction industry will be able to access training course subsidies…

2 October, 2018

Industry School Students & Career Seekers Tradies & Small Businesses Registered Training Organisations Recognising Excellence

Introducing the Master Apprentices of 2018

Meet eight of the best apprentices in Queensland right now… Judged top amongst their local peers, these eight Queenslanders have…

7 September, 2018

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Sparky safety: 38 courses you need to know about

Why are electricians always up to date? Because they are current specialists. Ok all puns aside, 10-14 September is National…

6 September, 2018

Industry School Students & Career Seekers Recognising Excellence

Top Darling Downs apprentice another outstanding woman

Female trade apprentices are breaking the mould in the Darling Downs, with a woman taking out the coveted title of…

27 August, 2018

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

High school to high rise — work experience the key to helping students plan careers

Planning his career path just became easier for Year 12 student, Jack Charrington, after gaining real-life experience in the construction…

29 June, 2018

Industry School Students & Career Seekers Tradies & Small Businesses Recognising Excellence

Redcliffe Carpenter awarded international travel scholarship

A Carpenter from Redcliffe was today presented with a prestigious Queensland Overseas Foundation Scholarship which will enable him to work…

16 March, 2018

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Registered Training Organisations

CSQ encourages training during Asbestos Awareness Week

Asbestos Awareness Week (20 November – 24 November) is a great opportunity to raise awareness about training and working safely…

20 November, 2017