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If you are currently working in the Queensland building and construction industry and want to build your skills, you may be eligible for CSQ funded training. 
Find out if you qualify for CSQ funding.

Work Health and Safety courses

Construction ready courses

Forklift Certificate

First Aid courses

Working At Heights or Confined Spaces

with Construction Skills Queensland funded courses.

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Our state-of-the art training facilities and industry specialist trainers can provide quality training suitable for the building & construction sector.

Here is a list of our most popular CSQ Funded courses. 

Certificate IV Work Health & Safety

Health Safety Representative

Operate Elevating Work Platform (under 11m)

Confined Space Entry 

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Working Safely at Heights

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Operate a 
Forklift

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Provide First Aid and CPR

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Gas Test Atmospheres

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Certificate IV Work Health & Safety

DATE:

TIME:  

LOCATION:

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A competency-based five (5) day face-to-face course for Certificate IV in Work, Health and Safety (WHS) A culture of success in WHS relies heavily on the intelligent and positive interaction between workers and their environment. The Certificate IV has been developed to provide adequate skills and knowledge suitable for HSE advisor, safety supervisors and safety officer roles. Unit of Competency BSBWHS41419. *Prerequisites apply


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OVERVIEW

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

5 DAY INTENSIVE

DATE:

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

HSR - Health Safety Representative

OVERVIEW

A five day Health Safety Representative (HSR) training course which covers all the skills and knowledge required to act within the requirements of this position, including undertaking workplace inspections, reviewing circumstances of workplace incidents and issuing provisional improvement notices. Unit of Competency WHSQHSRNCB01.

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Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

5 DAY INTENSIVE

Our funded courses are suitable & highly recommended for the Building and Construction industry.

Operate Elevating Work Platform (under 11m)

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

At Harness we have a one day Elevating Work Platform (EWP) course (boom length below 11 metres). This Harness one day course covers the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a boom-type EWP where the length of the boom is 11m or under and can also include the award of a Yellow Card if required. Upon successful completion awards the Unit of Competency RIIHAN301E.

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OVERVIEW

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Toowoomba

1 DAY 

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

Enter and Work in Confined Spaces

OVERVIEW

A one-day safety course, Confined Space Entry covers competencies required to safely enter and work in confined spaces, successfully monitor the atmosphere for gas and work in accordance with a permit system. It provides individuals with the skills to successfully and safely undertake confined space work.  Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded the Unit of Competencies - RIWHS202D, MSMPER200and MSMWHS217. 

SEE IF YOU QUALIFY

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

1 DAY 

Working Safely at Heights

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

The one day Working at Heights course covers competencies required to safely work at heights, correctly use fall prevention equipment and the ability to use safety systems and equipment and to identify hazards on the worksite. The assessment for this course has been designed to assess the individual to the Australian Qualification Framework, relevant Training Package RII, Australian and Industry expectations, as well as Commonwealth and State Legislation. Upon successful completion participants will be awarded the Unit of Competency RIIWHS204D.

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OVERVIEW

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

1 DAY 

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

Operate a Forklift

OVERVIEW

A three day Licence to Operate a Forklift training course at our training facilities and can also be provided onsite at client locations. Our Forklift licence course gives you three days of high quality face-to-face training with passionate teachers who enjoy what they do. On successful completion this training provides students with the Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck - TLILIC0003 and is the gateway to a wide range of employment opportunities across a range of industries.

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Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Toowoomba

3 DAY 

Provide First Aid and CPR

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

This course is designed to provide individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills to provide first aid in any situation. This course covers techniques to manage unconscious casualties‚ major injuries, allergic reactions, infections, fractures, sprains and strains; and CPR. A one day First Aid and CPR course, which upon successful completion participants will be awarded the Unit of Competency HLTAID001 and HLTAID003

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OVERVIEW

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

1 DAY 

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

Gas Test Atmospheres

OVERVIEW

A half day Gas Test Atmospheres training course covering the skills and knowledge required to test the working atmosphere, using electronic test apparatus, to find out if it is safe for the proposed work. It applies to situations where an individual may be required to carry out gas testing of an atmosphere prior to entering a specific area or workspace. The competency requires the person to interpret readings and take actions based on the interpretation. Upon successful completion participants will be awarded the Unit of Competency MSMWHS217.

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Ongoing schedule 
(enquire for dates)

1pm - 5pm 

Toowoomba & Brisbane

1/2 DAY 

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Who is CSQ?

  • Subsidising training for tradies, workers and small and large businesses to help them build their careers and capability

  • Promoting careers in construction and supporting pathways into the industry

  • Working with industry partners to help keep talented people in the industry

  • Providing thought leadership to the industry around skills, training, industry trends, major projects and employment data.
SEE IF YOU QUALIFY

CONSTRUCTIONS SKILLS QUEENSLAND IS AN INDEPENDENT NOT-FOR-PROFIT, INDUSTRY-FUNDED BODY SUPPORTING EMPLOYERS, WORKERS, APPRENTICES, TRAINEES AND CAREER SEEKERS IN THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTIONS INDUSTRY.

OUR VISION

A skilled workforce that meets the evolving needs of Queensland’s building and construction industry

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How the funding works?

CSQ contributes towards the cost of eligible courses. Find the course to upgrade or improve your skills and qualifications. 

CSQ funding is paid directly to the contracted Registered Training Organisation as a contribution towards the cost 
of services to reduce the cost 
to participants.

Participants are expected to contribute towards the cost of training. The RTO will assess participants’ eligibility for funding and will advise you of the costs you will need to meet.

All training is delivered through our contracted RTOs. If you think a course in this program might be suitable for you and you meet the eligibility criteria, contact a contracted RTO delivering the course you are interested in.

TRAINING COURSES IN BRISBANE & TOOWOOMBA

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with Construction Skills Queensland funded courses.

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GENERAL CONSTRUCTION

Contribute to WHS Risk Management

Identify & Minimise Environmental Hazards

Operate a Boom Type Elevating Work Platform

Other courses we offer.

CIVIL CONSTRUCTION

SEE IF YOU QUALIFY

 To find out more about these courses, please apply to see if you qualify.

MSMENV172

TLID3035

BSBWHS414


"I would like to thank Harness Energy in particular Rory and Lisa for the Professional approach and time that was taken with setting up our training needs. Also, for delivering a very enjoyable experience to the participants of the course. We look forward to continuing a working relationship with Harness Energy."

Steve Mccormick

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STRONGER CAREERS IN CONSTRUCTION

SOME OF OUR CLIENTS WE ARE PROUD TO SERVE

"At a time of economic uncertainty, CSQ funding has enabled Masterblasters to continue upskilling staff in areas of safety, business and project management. This funding has made a significant difference in assisting employees to achieve their personal learning goals and increase business productivity."

John s.

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"CSQ funding made it possible for me to complete my personal training goal much quicker than I had expected. It was simple to apply for and I now have extra skills and knowledge for my job."

L stiles

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Licence to Operate a Boom Type Elevating Work Platform over 11m

TLILIC0005

WHSQHSRNCB02

Health & Safety Representative  - 1 day refresher

Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel

UETTDRRF06

Licence to Perform Dogging

CPCCLDG3001A

Conduct Telescopic Materials Handler Operations

RIIHAN309F

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OUR PURPOSE

To provide the Queensland building and construction industry with the information and skills it needs to ensure a strong and sustainable future.

WHO WE HELP

Harness Energy & Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) connect you with the skills and training you need.

SEE IF YOU QUALIFY

If you are currently working in the Queensland building and construction industry and want to build your skills, you may be eligible for CSQ funded training.

There is nowhere like the construction industry for opportunities to build your career. 

Training is key to boosting your skills and creating new career opportunities.

Whether you are just starting out, looking to level up, or dreaming of going out on your own, CSQ supports training for workers at every stage of their construction career pathway.

CSQ funds High Level Skills to advance you further in your role, Skills Assessment & Gap Training to help you turn your experience into a formal qualification, and Short Courses designed to help you update your skills and knowledge within a specific area.

Operate a Forklift

GENERAL CONSTRUCTION

Contribute to WHS Risk Management

BSBWHS414


Identify & Minimise Environmental Hazards

MSMENV172

Operate a Boom Type Elevating Work Platform

TLID3035

Licence to Operate a Boom Type Elevating Work Platform over 11m

TLILIC0005

Health & Safety Representative  - 1 day refresher

WHSQHSRNCB02

Perform Rescue from a Live LV Panel

UETTDRRF06

Licence to Perform Dogging

CPCCLDG3001A

CIVIL CONSTRUCTION

Conduct Telescopic Materials Handler Operations

RIIHAN309F

Certificate IV Work Health & Safety

OVERVIEW

A competency-based five (5) day face-to-face course for Certificate IV in Work, Health and Safety (WHS) A culture of success in WHS relies heavily on the intelligent and positive interaction between workers and their environment. The Certificate IV has been developed to provide adequate skills and knowledge suitable for HSE advisor, safety supervisors and safety officer roles. Unit of Competency BSBWHS41419. *Prerequisites apply


HSR - Health Safety Representative

OVERVIEW

A five day Health Safety Representative (HSR) training course which covers all the skills and knowledge required to act within the requirements of this position, including undertaking workplace inspections, reviewing circumstances of workplace incidents and issuing provisional improvement notices. Unit of Competency WHSQHSRNCB01.

Operate Elevating Work Platform (under 11m)

OVERVIEW

At Harness we have a one day Elevating Work Platform (EWP) course (boom length below 11 metres). This Harness one day course covers the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a boom-type EWP where the length of the boom is 11m or under and can also include the award of a Yellow Card if required. Upon successful completion awards the Unit of Competency RIIHAN301E.

Enter and Work in Confined Spaces

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

OVERVIEW

A one-day safety course, Confined Space Entry covers competencies required to safely enter and work in confined spaces, successfully monitor the atmosphere for gas and work in accordance with a permit system. It provides individuals with the skills to successfully and safely undertake confined space work.  Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded the Unit of Competencies - RIWHS202D, MSMPER200
and MSMWHS217. 

Working Safely at Heights

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

OVERVIEW

The one day Working at Heights course covers competencies required to safely work at heights, correctly use fall prevention equipment and the ability to use safety systems and equipment and to identify hazards on the worksite. The assessment for this course has been designed to assess the individual to the Australian Qualification Framework, relevant Training Package RII, Australian and Industry expectations, as well as Commonwealth and State Legislation. Upon successful completion participants will be awarded the Unit of Competency RIIWHS204D.

Operate a Forklift

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

OVERVIEW

A three day Licence to Operate a Forklift training course at our training facilities and can also be provided onsite at client locations. Our Forklift licence course gives you three days of high quality face-to-face training with passionate teachers who enjoy what they do. On successful completion this training provides students with the Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck - TLILIC0003 and is the gateway to a wide range of employment opportunities across a range of industries.

Provide First Aid and CPR

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

OVERVIEW

This course is designed to provide individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills to provide first aid in any situation. This course covers techniques to manage unconscious casualties‚ major injuries, allergic reactions, infections, fractures, sprains and strains; and CPR. A one day First Aid and CPR course, which upon successful completion participants will be awarded the Unit of Competency HLTAID001 and HLTAID003.

DATE: 

TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

Gas Test Atmospheres

OVERVIEW

A half day Gas Test Atmospheres training course covering the skills and knowledge required to test the working atmosphere, using electronic test apparatus, to find out if it is safe for the proposed work. It applies to situations where an individual may be required to carry out gas testing of an atmosphere prior to entering a specific area or workspace. The competency requires the person to interpret readings and take actions based on the interpretation. Upon successful completion participants will be awarded the Unit of Competency MSMWHS217.

CSQ funding is paid directly to the contracted Registered Training Organisation as a contribution towards the cost of services to reduce the cost to participants.

Who is CSQ?

CONSTRUCTIONS SKILLS QUEENSLAND IS AN INDEPENDENT NOT-FOR-PROFIT, INDUSTRY-FUNDED BODY SUPPORTING EMPLOYERS, WORKERS, APPRENTICES, TRAINEES AND CAREER SEEKERS IN THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTIONS INDUSTRY.

WE DO THIS BY:

OUR PURPOSE

To provide the Queensland building and construction industry with the information and skills it needs to ensure a strong and sustainable future.

OUR VISION

A skilled workforce that meets the evolving needs of Queensland’s building and construction industry

Training Student

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TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

5 DAY INTENSIVE

DATE:


TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

5 DAY INTENSIVE

DATE: 


TIME:  

LOCATION:

DURATION:

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Toowoomba

1 DAY 

Ongoing schedule 
(enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

1 DAY 

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

1 DAY 

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Toowoomba

3 DAY 

Ongoing schedule 
(enquire for dates)

8am - 4.30pm 

Brisbane & Toowoomba

1 DAY 

Ongoing schedule (enquire for dates)

1pm - 5pm 

Toowoomba & Brisbane

1/2 DAY