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Do you work in the construction industry? You may be eligible for CSQ Funding!

CSQ (Construction Skills Queensland) Funding provides workers opportunities to upskill by subsidizing the costs of training and assessment. If you are an existing worker in the building and construction industry, or an unemployed eligible worker*, and can meet the below criteria, you may be eligible for CSQ Funding. To find out more about Construction Skills Queensland head to


• You are intending to commence a short course, covered in the table below, and complete by the 30th of September 2018
• You have not claimed CSQ Funding more than 8 times in the funding period (1st October 2017 – 30th September 2018)
• You are an Australian or New Zealand Citizen, permanent resident of Australia or a holder of a refugee or humanitarian Visa
• You live, or are permanently employed, in Queensland
• You have not completed this unit of competency previously and do not hold a Statement of Attainment for it
• You are not currently attending school (excluding eligible school-based apprentices and trainees)
• You are not funded by an Authority or other such source for delivery of the same training being undertaken as part of this program
• You are not employed by an Authority (Government, Council etc.)
• You are not a contracted trainer/ assessor or existing worker of an RTO

*An unemployed eligible worker is defined as a worker who was employed in the building and construction industry within the last 6 months.
Course code & name CSQ Funded Amount Student Contribution Fee
CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging $600 $965
CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging basic level $600 $965
CPCCLRG3002A Licence to perform rigging intermediate level $225 $1,340
MSMWHS217 Gas test atmospheres $202 $50
TLILIC0012 Licence to operate a vehicle loading crane (capacity 10 metre tonnes and above) $938 $627
TLILIC2001 Licence to operate a forklift truck $225 $425
TLILIC2005 Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more) $225 $660
TLILIC3006 Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity) $938 $627
TLILIC3008 Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 20 tonnes) $938 $627
TLILIC4009 Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes) $938 $627
TLILIC4010 Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 100 tonnes) $938 $627
TLILIC4011 Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (over 100 tonnes) $938 $627
Contact us at for the application documents and identification requirements. Once SWQ Training receives the required documentation, your funding eligibility will be assessed and you will be advised of the outcome within 1-3 business days