Industry Recognising Excellence

Queensland called to showcase local construction talent

The hunt is on for the Queensland construction industry’s brightest stars, with nominations now open for the 2016 Construction Skills…

21 June, 2016

Industry

New Plan to provide construction pathways for Western Cape Indigenous communities

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) has launched a series of new initiatives to help build the capacity of the Western Cape…

1 June, 2016

Industry School Students & Career Seekers

7 great tips for securing a construction apprenticeship on the Gold Coast

As construction activity heats up on the Gold Coast, a host of exciting new job opportunities are opening up to…

31 May, 2016

Industry

Queensland tradies celebrated in Small Business Week

Queensland Small Business Week will be held from 16 to 21 May and Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) is taking the…

31 May, 2016

Industry

Indigenous apprentice numbers on the rise in Queensland

The number of Indigenous apprentices in Queensland’s construction industry has grown by more than 30% over the last decade according…

31 May, 2016

Industry

Submission for Security of Payment discussion paper

Research has identified the construction industry as the number one industry with businesses at risk of default within the next…

19 April, 2016

Industry Recognising Excellence

Date announced for CSQ Excellence Awards 2016

This year marks 21 years that CSQ has hosted the Excellence Awards for the building and construction industry, and we…

15 April, 2016

Industry

CSQ heads to the regions with Master Builders BUSSQ Roadshow 2016

CSQ is heading to the regions and will be presenting industry outlooks and trends as part of the Master Builders…

13 April, 2016

Industry

Eco-friendly carpenter carving out career in construction

Brisbane carpenter Jeremy Lennon is a young man on a fast track to success in the construction industry as a…

11 April, 2016

Industry Recognising Excellence

Design innovation leads to industry award

Building design is one of over 70 career paths in the building and construction industry. Here we profile building designer…

4 April, 2016

Industry

New partnership boosts training opportunities for Gold Coast construction industry

Grocon, CSQ and the Minister for the Commonwealth Games Stirling Hinchliffe have today launched an innovative program which will deliver…

1 April, 2016

Industry School Students & Career Seekers Tradies & Small Businesses

Trade School fast tracks plumbing career

James Fallon went to trade school to fast track his plumbing career, and says it was the best decision he…

15 March, 2016