Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) is an independent industry-funded body supporting employers, workers, apprentices and career seekers in the building and construction industry. CSQ provides a range of subsidised training programs to reduce the cost of training for employers and employees. As a CSQ Registered Training Supplier, we provide the training and skill development for workers in the construction industry.
- Be working in the building and construction industry (existing worker)
- Must meet the requirement of an Eligible worker as stated in The Building and Construction Industry (Portable Long Services Leave) Act 1991 (Qld) (eligible worker)
- Must be an Australia or New Zealand citizen; or permanent resident of Australia; or a refugee and humanitarian visa holder.
- Must permanently reside in Queensland and be permanently employed in the QLD construction industry
Eligibility for unemployed workers is available in the Short Course and Higher-Level Skills Programs. Candidates must meet the requirement of an eligible worker and be unemployed for no longer that 6 months. Evidence of unemployment is required.
SHORT COURSES – CIVIL AND GENERAL CONSTRUCTION
Are you an existing worker in the building and construction industry looking to learn new and important skills that will help you to further your career in construction?
The Short Courses program provides funding to assist with upskilling and cross skilling existing workers in the building and construction industry. Short Courses are individual competencies and skills sets designed to provide flexible solutions to workers wanting to update their skills and knowledge in specific and targeted areas.
SKILLS AND GAP TRAINING – CIVIL AND GENERAL CONSTRUCTION
Are you working in the Queensland building and construction industry but don’t hold a formal qualification?
The SAGT program provides training and assessment services to enable existing workers and new entrants to have their skills and experience recognised, and to access gap training required to obtain a nationally recognised building and construction qualification.
Under this funding program, Ascent Training Solutions will identify the skills you already have, and provide the gap training you need to attain a nationally recognised qualification.
HIGHER LEVEL SKILLS PROGRAM
Are you working in the construction industry and seeking to increase your knowledge or move into a higher-level role in general or civil construction?
The Higher Level Skills program is targeted to existing workers in the building and construction industry to assist in career development and is designed to help you gain new skills and knowledge.
For more information please head to the CSQ website or call us today to check your eligibility for your chosen program 07 5658 0040