CSQ FUNDED TRAINING for
Work safely at heights
CSQ subsidy of $225
Operate elevating work platform
CSQ subsidy of $180
Enter and work in confined spaces
CSQ subsidy of $300
As a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) registered training supplier, HiReach Training provides subsidised training courses to eligible building and construction workers or unemployed construction workers:
RIIWHS202D - Enter and work in confined spaces
PAY NOTHING with CSQ subsidy of $300
RIIWHS204D - Work safely at heights
PAY NOTHING with CSQ subsidy of $225
RIIHAN301E - Operate elevating work platform
ONLY $119 with CSQ subsidy of $180
Or you can take advantage of these subsidies if you
UPGRADE TO A COMBINED COURSE
and get more than one ticket in one convenient course.
See Combined Courses >
Once your eligibility has been assessed, you will be required to provided evidence documents, and then be able to book a course.
Can I apply?
You can apply for CSQ funding if you:
are an exising worker and have had one month or more employment (full-time, part-time, casual, or a contract worker) with their Employer in the Building and Construction Industry
perform labour work in the building and construction industry for the majority of your work time
unemployed for less than 4 years from the building and construction industry and would otherwise meet the requirements of an eligible worker
You can read more about who is an eligible worker in the Building and Construction Industry (Portable Long Service Leave) Act 1991.
How to know if you are NOT eligible for CSQ funding
Unfortunately, you are not eligible if you:
are enrolled and participating in a school program
are a contracted trainer and assessor, or work for a RTO
have already received funding for this training
have received CSQ funding for more than 5 short courses between 1 October 2019 and 30 September 2020 (including a maximum of 3 RII mobile plant operation short courses)
You are also not eligible for CSQ funding if you work in the building and construction industry under the following conditions (see the full meaning of ‘not an eligible worker’ in the Building and Construction Industry (Portable Long Service Leave) Act 1991:
as a Manager, Clerical, or in a professional role
if you are a partner and manage the partnership, or share in its profits
working for, or delivering a service to, a government entity, local government or non-Queensland Government entity
working in the Coal Mining industry as identified in the Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave) Administration Act 1992 (Cwlth), section 39A(2)
working for Mount Isa Mines Limited ACN 009 661 447,
if you are engaged to perform work by someone who is not in the building and construction industry, unless contracted to a Labour hire agency that arranges the work.
If you are completing a recognised Apprenticeship or Traineeship, or within your first year out, you may be eligible for CSQ funding for Apprentices and Trainees.
Is my industry covered?
CSQ funding covers people who are working in the industry of constructing, deconstructing, reconstructing, renovating, altering, demolishing, relocating, maintaining or repairing as defined in the Building and Construction Industry (Portable Long Service Leave) Act 1991. See the full 'building and construction industry' definition.
What if I'm out of work, can I still apply?
Yes! As long as you have been unemployed from the building and construction industry for less than 4 years, you can still apply for funding.
If I’m a Supervisor can I apply for CSQ funding?
Yes! Provided you also perform labour work for the majority of your work time.
If I’m a Safety Officer but don't usually perform building and construction work, can I still apply?
Yes! Yes, if you are the appointed Safety Officer in relation to building and construction work.
What if I've received CSQ funding for a different course, can I still apply?
Yes! Provided that you have not received funding for more than 5 short courses between 1 October 2019 and 30 September 2020 (including a maximum of 3 RII mobile plant operation short courses).