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Frequently Asked Questions


Why train with Construction Trade Qualifications (CTQ)?

We won’t fail you! The guys that own the business are your trainers; each student, each certificate and each success story is a reflection of CTQ and the high-quality training we deliver. We are very proud and passionate builders that want to see you thrive in the industry! It’s not just about gaining a qualification to us - it’s about the education, the mentoring and the experience! Still not quite sure? See our Success Stories

Why do I need to be licensed?

To work as a builder or tradesperson in Australia you must have a licence. One step in the process of gaining your licence or registration is to complete training, which has been approved by the licensing body in your state. Give us a call us on 1300 270 539 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information about licensing options.

Is it normal to be worried about studying, being back in a classroom, doing homework and the possibility of failing the course?

It sure is, but let us reassure you that adult education is very different to school. Here at Construction Trade Qualifications (CTQ) we believe that a positive educational experience only exists when the training environment is flexible and accommodates each individual’s learners needs, fears and requirements. We will be there with you every step of the way; if you require support, extra time with the trainer or just some reassurance, we will be there! See our CTQ Care Commitment page for more information about the support we offer. 

I’m not sure how I can afford it?

Construction Trade Qualifications (CTQ) offers a flexible payment plan through the Ezidebit system. This allows students to arrange flexible weekly, fortnightly of monthly payments to minimise the impact of course fees. Eligible students are also able to enrol in government-subsidised courses under Smart and Skilled. See our Government Funding page for more information on eligibility requirements.

How can Construction Trade Qualifications (CTQ) help me?

Here at CTQ we specialise in turning skills into recognised qualifications with our tailor made courses, taught by industry builders. Our motto is ‘Builders educating Builders’. We offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) to reduce course costs and duration, as well as flexible payment options. CTQ provide individualised training that shapes to the educational needs of the learner, with trainers who will support you and work with you to achieve your educational goals.



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