Have you though about a career in the construction industry?

With predicted continued growth and endless opportunities, have you considered construction?

The construction industry play a major economic role in Australia, employing approximately 1,125,200 people, which equates to 8.6% of Australia’s workforce.

The industry has experienced steady incase over the past five years with continued growth expected over the next five years. The industry provides majority of employees with stable fulltime work and a average weekly income of $1,280.

Roles within this industry vary greatly, such as carpenters, joiners, electricians, construction managers, plumbers, labourers, painters, architects, surveyors, earthmoving plant operators, concreters and plasterers being included within the construction industry there is endless possibilities for entry level and career development/growth.  With many entry level jobs not requiring a tertiary education degree, the industry offers apprenticeships and traineeships as pathways into the industry.

The industry also provides government funded training through Construction Skills Queensland. CSQ  aim is to help upskill in all aspects of construction – whether you’re wanting to update your skills, get new skills in a new area or get the tickets you need to keep working in the industry.

With upto 100% of course fees funded by CSQ to approved applicants on a range of short courses, Certificate III, Certificate IV and Diploma’s covered under CSQ Funding it provides great opportunities for people in the industry.

With the predected growth in the construction industry and many training options being fully subsidised (ie. no co-contribution cost) – now might be the best time for you to consider your next training move!

For more information on CSQ Funding visit https://www.csq.org.au/

To see if you’re eligible for any CSQ training subsides – Contact us today or click here CSQ Funding and complete an eligibility form.

*Important Tip – Not Eligible for CSQ… talk to us to see what other options there might be.

Give us a call on 1300 000 737 or email us at online@sdstraining.edu.au to kick-start your training today!