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Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) Higher Level Skills

Government subsidised training for the construction industry

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Overview

About this Funding – Higher Level Skills

As a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) registered training supplier, we provide training that is supported by CSQ funding.

Funding commences 1st of October, 2019

The CSQ Higher Level Skills (HLS) program helps existing, eligible or unemployed workers in the building and construction industry to gain new skills and knowledge to progress their career. Certificate IV and higher level vocational training qualifications are available under this program.

Qualifications Available

Application Process

  1. Review the course information and Contact Us if you require any clarification regarding the course content, inclusions, outcomes, policies and procedures, entry requirements, attendance requirements or pathways.
  2. Submit your application online or in person at one of Asset College’s QLD offices.
    1. Online Application Form
    2. Complete Eligibility Declaration (sign and attach to application)
    3. Complete Enrolment Form (sign and attach to application)
  3. Undertake the Online Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment.
  4. Pay your co-contribution fee.
  5. Your application will be assessed by Asset College’s Compliance Team and you will receive a written response usually within 3 – 5 days.
  6. Sign your Training Plan.
  7. Commence your course.

Student Contribution Fees

The Queensland Government subsidises the cost of undertaking an approved Qualification however some participants will be required to contribute a co-contribution fee.

Higher Level Skills General Construction Program

Qualification Code Qualification Title Full Per Course Subsidised Fee per Qual
BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety $2,700.00 $250.00
BSB41515 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice $2,480.00 $250.00
BSB42618 Certificate IV in New Small Business $2,700.00 $250.00
BSB50215 Diploma of Business $3,400.00 $250.00
BSB51319 Diploma of Work Health and Safety $4,100.00 $250.00
BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management $4,800.00 $250.00

Apprentice Advance Plus – Higher Level Skills

Code Qualification Title Full Per Course Subsidised Fee per Qual
BSB41419 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety $2,700.00 $0.00
BSB41515 Certificate IV in Project Management $2,480.00 $0.00
BSB42618 Certificate IV in New Small Business $2,700.00 $0.00
BSB50215 Diploma of Business $3,400.00 $0.00
BSB51319 Diploma of Work Health and Safety $4,100.00 $0.00
BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management $4,800.00 $0.00

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

Available Regions: Central, Darling Downs – Toowoomba, Far North, Gold Coast, Greater Brisbane, Mackay Whitsundays, Northern, Sunshine Coast, Wide Bay

To be eligible to access Construction Skills QLD (CSQ) programs participants must:

  • be an Australian or New Zealand citizen; or a permanent resident of Australia; or a refugee or humanitarian visa holder
  • permanently reside or be employed in QLD
  • An existing, eligible or unemployed worker in the Building and Construction Industry

For Apprentice Advance Plus funding you must be:

  • a current active Apprentice or Trainee in Queensland undertaking a Recognised Apprenticeship or Traineeship, who is in the 3rd or 4th year of their Apprenticeship or Traineeship; or
  • an Existing Worker or Unemployed Eligible Worker in the first year out of their Recognised Apprenticeship or Traineeship who must commence training within 365 days of the completion date in DELTA; or
  • a cancelled Apprentice or Trainee who was in their 3rd or 4th year undertaking a Recognised Apprenticeship or Traineeship that has been cancelled and they are currently accessing State Government funding to complete their institution-based training; or
  • a current active Apprentice or Trainee in Queensland undertaking a Recognised Apprenticeship or Traineeship, who is in the 3rd or 4th year of their Apprenticeship or Traineeship who is working on a Major Project; or
  • an Existing Worker in the first year out of their Recognised Apprenticeship or Traineeship who must commence training within 365 days of the completion date in DELTA who is working on a Major Project.

The following are Recognised Apprenticeships/Traineeships under this program:

Code Qualification Description
UEE32211 Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration
CPC30111 Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying
MSF31113 Certificate III in Cabinet Making
CPC30211 Certificate III in Carpentry
RII30915 Certificate III in Civil Construction
RII30815 Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations
RII31215 Certificate III in Civil Foundations
CPC31211 Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining
CPC30318 Certificate III in Concreting
CPC31411 Certificate III in Construction Waterproofing
CPC30511 Certificate III in Dogging
UEE30811 Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician
CPC32813 Certificate III in Fire Protection
UEE31011 Certificate III in Fire Protection Control
MSF30818 Certificate III in Flooring Technology
CPC32713 Certificate III in Gas Fitting
MSF30418 Certificate III in Glass and Glazing
CPC31912 Certificate III in Joinery
AHC30916 Certificate III in Landscape Construction
CPC30611 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating
CPC32413 Certificate III in Plumbing
CPC30711 Certificate III in Rigging
CPC32612 Certificate III in Roof Plumbing
CPC30812 Certificate III in Roof Tiling
CPC30911 Certificate III in Scaffolding
CPC30116 Certificate III in Shopfitting
CPC31011 Certificate III in Solid Plastering
CPC31111 Certificate III in Steelfixing
CPC32313 Certificate III in Stonemasonry (Monumental/Installation)
RII31615 Certificate III in Trenchless Technology
CPC31311 Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling
CPC32513 Certificate III in Plumbing (Mechanical Services)

For further definitions on the eligibility criteria please visit csq.org.au

Student Support Service

Details regarding our policies and procedures, including Student Support Services are available in our Student Handbook.

If you require assistance with accessing this information or require support, please Contact Us.

Terms and Conditions

Applications are subject to approval by Asset College’s Head Office. Submitting a completed application does not guarantee approval of funding. Training cannot commence until you have received written confirmation of your application being approved.

  1. Availability of funding is subject to change without notice at the discretion of the Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ).
  2. Participants must provide additional information / feedback to Asset College within three months of completing their qualification.
  3. Student co-contribution fees may vary depending on the Construction Skills Queensland funding contract that you are eligible for.
  4. Applicants who are registered Job Seekers should consult their Job Active Provider prior to submitting an application. Your Job Active Provider may be able to provide additional support services and/or pay the student co-contribution fees for eligible applicants.
  5. Additional terms and conditions will be outlined on the application forms and are subject to change.
  6. Participants are required to submit and pay for their own industry licence applications (where applicable), these costs are not included in the student contribution fee or funding subsidy.
  7. Students can only access the Higher Level Skills through approved training providers (Pre-qualified Suppliers).
  8. The amount of Subsidy provided will depend on the demand for skilled workers in the area of study.

Further information about Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) Higher Level Skills is available at www.csq.org.au