For the purposes of eligibility, participants under this agreement must meet the following criteria:
- You must be an existing eligible worker in the Civil or Building construction industry who has a one month or more working relationship with their employer OR be an unemployed eligible worker who has been unemployed for a period of not greater than the last 4 years, who would otherwise meet the requirements of an eligible worker. The working relationship can be built up through full-time, part-time or casual employment or engagement as a contract worker.
If yes, can you provide us evidence of employment status? We require a signed letter from an employer on company letterhead for a working relationship of at least one month. As evidence of unemployment within the last 4 years, a copy of a separation certificate or letter of resignation/termination will suffice.
- Can you provide proof that you are either (a) Australian or New Zealand citizen; or (b) a permanent resident of Australia; or (c) a refugee and humanitarian visa holder. (please note this does not include 457 visa holders). If yes, as evidence, we require one of the following: a) Full birth certificate or birth certificate extract b) Passport c) Medicare card (green only); or d) Visa
- Can you show us you, (a) permanently reside in Queensland, or (b) are permanently employed in Queensland. If yes, as evidence, we require one of the following: a) Queensland drivers licence b) telephone account c) bank statement d) statement from a real estate agent; or e) any other formal documentation stating the participants’ full name and current residential address and/or their employment status.
If you can say ‘yes’ to the three eligibility questions and provide the type of evidence we need, you are well on the way to CSQ funding toward your training.