Upskilling Programs


Looking for a short course to kickstart your career?

Skilling Queenslanders for Work (SQW) programs are a set of short upskilling courses that are funded and supported by the Queensland Government. These training programs are perfect for people who are unemployed, re-entering the workforce after a little while or disadvantaged job seekers.

The training not only provides you with the skills and confidence you need to land a job, it also provides financial incentives to employers if they hire you, putting you to the top of the call back list!

Available Short Courses

Ranging from 2 to 12 weeks, BUSY At Work delivers the following Skilling Queenslanders for Work Training Courses across different regions in Queensland.

Rising Stars – Certificate II in Hospitality – Brisbane CBD
Duration: 10 weeks training (theory and practical)
Commencing again on July 1

Get BUSY, Get Fit – Get Ready for Work – Gold Coast
Duration: 2 weeks. Employability skills training

Women in Construction – Certificate I in Construction – Yatala
Duration: 12 weeks training (theory and practical)

BUSY Getting Ready for Work – Ipswich
Open to persons aged 15-24. 
Duration: 3 weeks. Employability skills training


To get started with  a short course, simply fill in the below contact form below and one of our friendly team members will be in touch with you soon.

This training is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government through its Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative. For more information about Skilling Queenslanders for Work, head to their website here.

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