Upskilling Programs

 

Looking for a short course to kick-start 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 or under-employed, 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.

Please note: several of our projects have been delayed due to COVID-19 restrictions and therefore some dates are indicative only.

Get BUSY on The IslandHervey Bay
Hospitality Course – currently taking enrollments so get in quick! Start dates to be advised.
Qualification can lead to work in the tourism/hospitality industry.
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

Get BUSY Cooking – Brisbane
Start your career in commercial cooking! Next intake September 2020
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

Rising Stars – Certificate II in Hospitality – Brisbane CBD
Duration: 10 weeks training (theory and practical)
Commencing in October 2020
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

BUSY Getting Ready for Work – Esk and Toogoolawah
Enrol at any time
Open to persons aged 15-24. 
Duration: up to 3 weeks. Employability skills training.
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

To express your interest in any of our short courses, simply fill in the contact form below and one of our friendly team members will be in touch with you soon.

NEW – Upcoming Courses!

The below courses are coming up soon – if you are interested in any of the above courses or new upcoming courses, please fill out the form below including which course/s interest you.

BUSY Getting Ready for Work
Supporting 15-24 year olds with employability skills – 2 week course.
Located at Ipswich
Courses in September, October & November 2020 and February, March 2021.
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

BUSY in Health Services
Pre-traineeship blood collection/laboratory course
Located Murarrie
Course dates to be confirmed
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

BUSY with the Cross River Rail
An exciting project to be involved with! Participants will be doing a pre-apprenticeship course in Construction.
Located Brisbane
Commencing Feb 2021
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

BUSY Jarjum Child Care
Located at Toowoomba
For Indigenous persons interested in doing a pre-traineeship course in child care.
Course dates to be confirmed.
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

BUSY Hair and Barbering
A pre-apprenticeship course for hairdressing and barbering.
Located Toowong
Commencing 5th October 2020
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

BUSY in Community Services (Health Support Services)
Located at Oakey
Commencing October 2020
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

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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