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 – commencing late January 2021. Enrolments being taken now.
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 April 2021.
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

Rising Stars – Certificate II in Hospitality – Brisbane CBD
Duration: 10 weeks training (theory and practical)
Commencing in January 2021
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

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

BUSY in Health Services
Pre-traineeship blood collection/laboratory course
Located at Murarrie
Course commencing February 2021
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 at 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 commencing March 2021
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

BUSY Hair and Barbering
A pre-apprenticeship course for hairdressing and barbering.
Located at Toowong
Commencing February 2021
For more info DOWNLOAD FLYER

BUSY in Community Services (Health Support Services)
Located at Oakey
Commencing November 2020 and June 2021
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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