Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Leading by example in National Safe Work Month

CSQ is encouraging the building and construction industry to make safety their top priority during National Safe Work Month. Building…

17 October, 2016

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

Combating Asbestos in National Safe Work Month

National Safe Work Month is underway and CSQ is taking the opportunity to promote the vital role of safety in…

14 October, 2016

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Registered Training Organisations

Report provides encouraging mid-term forecast for Queensland major projects industry

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) and the Queensland Major Contractors Association (QMCA) have released their 2016 Major Projects Report update which…

22 September, 2016

Industry Registered Training Organisations

Local training organisation expands service offerings

Yatala Registered Training Organisation (RTO) Major Training Group is entering an exciting new era in its 20-year history as the…

26 August, 2016

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Recognising Excellence

Award winning Logan apprentice forges promising career in construction

Logan resident James Fallon is a young man on a fast track to success in the construction industry. The 18-year-old,…

15 August, 2016

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses

World first project unveils vision of the 2036 Australian tradie

CSQ and the CSIRO have today launched Farsight, a world first project examining the impact of technological and social changes…

26 July, 2016

Industry Tradies & Small Businesses Registered Training Organisations

Construction company builds a bright future for Indigenous workers

Australia’s leading construction company, Hutchinson Builders, has set an ambitious task of increasing their Indigenous construction workforce by 4% over…

6 July, 2016

Industry Recognising Excellence

Wynnum local blaizing a trail for women in construction

Wynnum resident and local business owner Tammy Stanton is playing a leading role in championing the achievements of women in…

23 June, 2016

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


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


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