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TAKE YOUR FIRST STEP IN A CONSTRUCTION CAREER WITH OUR TRADE READY PROGRAM!

Construction trade ready participant

DGT Trade Ready Program.
Are you ready to build a career in the construction industry?

Participants will undertake skills training and development in a safe, simulated work environment before undertaking a Structured Workplace Learning activity with one of our supporting Construction partners.

Trade Ready provides participants with the foundations to enter the Building and Construction industry with technical training and employability skills.

Trade Ready is conducted over a five-week period with the subjects designed to suit the specific region and employer requirements.

DGT is excited to release the following fully funded Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) Trade Ready Programs to the following regions:

Townsville - Tuesday 2nd JULY

Skills Training Subjects

  • RIICOM301E Communicate Information
  • RIISAM203E Use hand and power tools
  • RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confined spaces
  • RIIWHS204E Work safely at heights
  • MSMWHS217 Gas Test Atmospheres
  • RIICCM202E Identify, locate and protect underground services
  • CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Trade Ready School Leaver Program - Starting Soon

Skills Training Subjects

  • RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confined spaces
  • RIIWHS204E Work safely at heights
  • MSMWHS217 Gas Test Atmospheres
  • CPCCCO2013 Carry out concreting to simple form
  • AGAT Asbestos General Awareness Training

If you or someone you know is interested in Construction but are unsure how to get your foot in the door, enquire now about these entry level 5 week CSQ funded programs. These programs combine training and on the job work experience with the aim of getting participants permanent work or an Apprenticeship once completed.

Enrolments are currently open. Fill out the 'ENROL NOW' form and provide us with your details and our team will be in touch shortly to obtain some additional details and invite you to our information and enrolment session.

Eligibility:

  • Qld residents with Australia or New Zealand citizenship who are no longer at school.
  • White Card or ability to obtain one.
  • Drivers Licence preferable.
  • Ability to pass a drug and alcohol test.


ENQUIRE NOW!

Please enter your details below
or call us on 1300 010 185!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Is a Pre-Apprenticeship or Pre-Employment program for me?

DGT's Construction Trade Ready Pre-Apprenticeship and Pre-Employment programs are the perfect opportunity for:

  • People who are interested in pursuing a trade in the Construction industry.
  • Jobseekers looking for a pathway into a Construction career

Why should I complete a Pre–Apprenticeship or Pre-Employment Program?

If you complete this program successfully, you'll gain the foundations to enter the Building and Construction industry with technical training and employability skills.

How long will these courses take?

The program is conducted over five weeks, including two weeks of skills and employability training and three weeks structured workplace learning, providing direct exposure to a variety of construction trades and professions.

What trade pathways could I choose from by completing this program?

Your trade pathways include - Carpentry, Plumbing, Painting, Electrical, Cabinet Making, Civil Construction ... and many more.

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