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Funded training programs for building and construction workers

If you are currently working in the Queensland building and construction industry you may be eligible for CSQ funded training under one of the following programs.

CSQ Short Courses (SC)

The Short Courses Program provides funding for a range of accredited competencies to assist with the up-skilling and cross-skilling of existing workers in the Queensland Building and Construction Industry. This training focuses on the safety requirements of the building and construction industry and associated requirements of licencing and regulatory authorities such as Workplace Health and Safety Queensland, Queensland Building and Construction Commission and National Occupational Licensing Authority.

Competencies:

  • BSBSMB401        Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
  • BSBSUS201        Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • CPCCBC4001A    Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
  • CPCCBC4010B    Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
  • CPCCBC5001B    Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects
  • CPCCCM2010     Work safely on scaffolding higher than two metres
  • CPCCCM2010B   Work safely at heights
  • CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
  • ICTCBL236         Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: AMCA Restricted Rule
  • ICTCBL237         Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: AMCA Open Rule
  • ICTCBL301         Install, terminate and certify structured cabling installation
  • MSMWHS217     Gas test atmospheres
  • PMBWELD301    Butt weld polyethylene plastic pipelines
  • PMBWELD302    Electrofusion weld polyethylene pipelines
  • TLIF2080            Safely access the rail corridor
  • UEENEEK125A   Solve basic problems in photovoltaic energy apparatus and systems
  • UEENEEK135A   Design grid connected photovoltaic power supply systems
  • UEENEEK148A   Install, configure and commission LV grid connected photovoltaic power systems
  • UEENEEP010A   Disconnect - reconnect appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring
  • UEENEEP013A   Disconnect - reconnect control devices connected to low voltage installation wiring
  • UEENEEP014A   Disconnect - reconnect water heaters connected to low voltage installation wiring
  • UEENEEP024A   Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to single phase 230 Volt supply
  • UEENEEP025A   Attach cords and cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. supply
  • UEENEEP026A   Conduct in-service safety testing of electrical cord connected equipment and cord assemblies

CSQ Trade Start General (TSG)

Trade Start General Construction is a pre-employment program which exposes participants to the building and construction industry, giving them a better understanding of the work involved and whether it suits their interests. Trade Start provides participants with job-ready skills through the provision of an entry-level qualification, life skills training, workplace experience and green building skills.

Certificate I in Construction

CSQ Skills Assessment and Gap Training (SAGT)

CSQ Higher Level Skills

The Higher Level Skills General Construction program aims to retain the skills of existing workers in the Queensland Building and Construction Industry by providing access to Certificate IV and higher level vocational training qualifications. Eligible building and construction workers who want to further develop their skills are provided with training and assessment in a range of subsidised qualifications.

Higher Level Skills training is available in:

CPC40110 - Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

CPC50210 - Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

CPC60212 - Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)

UEE42611 - Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas - Electrical