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AQ helping students get a start in a trade

WORKING with students who are keen on a construction or building…
discount on tax filing

Income tax refund deal for AQ Apprentices and Trainees

Apprenticeships Queensland and ‘Apprenticeship Employment Network’…
tax tips for tradies

TOP TIPS: Tax time help for Apprentices and Tradies

Get the most of out of your tax assessment with these top tips. Let’s…

2023 Awards

School Based apprentice of the year finalist Thomas Cowell – MW Building & Construction Jakeb Horne – Elevated Homes Mitchell Birch – S & K Carpentry Encouragement – Jakeb Horne & Thomas Cowell Achievement – Mitchell Birch Trainee of the year finalist Leila Stirling – Raceview Dental Surgery Tyra Perry – Yamanto Dental Surgery ​ ...

2022 Awards

School Based apprentice of the year finalist Sponsors – TAFE Queensland & Major Training Bryden Atkinson – Keema Automotive Group – Cleveland Joshua Crowther – QLD Roof Replacements Clancy Reberger – Drake Trailers Pty Ltd Nicholas MacDonald – Brad Yarrow Plumbing & Drainage Encouragement – Joshua Crowther & Clancy Reberger Achievement – Bryden Atkinson   ...

2019 Awards

School based apprentice of the year finalist Sponsors – BUSS Q & TAFE Aaron Smith – AQ Building Futures Program​ Jackson Howard – AQ Building Futures Program Daniel Leonard – AQ Building Futures Program​ Lewis Brown – AQ Building Futures Program​ Alex Turner – AQ Building Futures Program​ Nelson Gower – ProBuilder Pty Ltd​ Encouragement ...

2018 Awards

School Based/Trainee Apprentice of the year finalist Sponsors – BUSS Q & TAFE Riley McGill Bendigo and Adelaide Bank​ Anneliese Campbell Apprenticeships Queensland​ Zach Haley AQ Building Futures Program ​ Gilbert Shindanga    AQ Building Futures Program​ Sam Buchanan AQ Building Futures Program ​ Joshua Hawley AQ Building Futures Program ​ Jesse Townsend AQ Building Futures ...

Building Futures Program

Apprenticeships Queensland and TAFE South West have gone to great lengths to ensure that a group of young job seekers gets the best on-site experience possible. In the coming weeks, the 15 school-based apprentices – as well as 20 Certificate 1 Construction students – will embark on the comprehensive renovation of a three-bedroom timber house ...

2017 Awards

School Based Apprentice or Trainee of The Year Encouragement Sponsor: Trade Tools Achievement Sponsor: Tafe South West Finalists Tiarna Bray (Bendigo Bank) Lachlan O’Brien (AQ – Building Futures Program) Callum Brown (AQ – Building Futures Program) Connor Parsons (AQ – Building Futures Program) Lachlan Graham (AQ – Building Futures Program) Liam Courtney (AQ – Building ...