Construction Skills Queensland funding is currently available to the following courses in Far North Queensland, Wide Bay and Gold Coast regions.
To be eligible for this funding, you must either be an existing worker; eligible worker or; unemployed eligible worker and must be;
An Existing Worker is a current Employee in the Building and Construction Industry who has a one month or more employment relationship with their Employer. The working relationship can be built up through full-time, part-time or casual employment or engagement as a contract worker.
An Eligible Worker has the same meaning as the Building and Construction Industry (Portable Long Services Leave) Act 1991 (QLD) as amended from time to time.
An Unemployed Eligible Worker is a person who has been unemployed for a period of not greater than 6 months that would otherwise meet the requirements of an Eligible worker.