The winners of the Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) Training Excellence Awards were announced during a sold-out Gala Dinner at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on Friday, 12th November 2010. For the second year in a row, FirePro (Qld) took out the John Holland Employer Commitment To Training – Queensland Up To $5Million Turnover award.
FirePro's apprentice, Lil Shanely, was also a grand finalist in the most competitive category of the night, Construction Training Centre Construction Apprentice of the Year. The CSQ Training Excellence Awards are the only Awards to encompass a full range of people involved in the building and construction industry, from students to training providers and employers.
FirePro (Qld) is currently a proud employer of 11 full time apprentices and is dedicated to both apprenticeship and post trade training to ensure retention of the right skills in our company. Our apprentices complete four years in a Certificate III in fire protection course. FirePro (Qld) has both contracts and service & maintenance divisions which provide the complete scope of fire protection work onsite and our Registered Training Organisation, J.I.S.T, provide the theoretical training. Our dedication to training of our staff extends to the managerial and administrative spheres where we currently have candidates completing Certificate IV in Business and a Bachelor of Business along with various commitments to personal development .
FirePro (Qld) tick all the boxes when it comes to doing the job right – industry and BSA licensed, Workplace Health & Safety accredited, Code Compliant for registered workplace agreement, Industry recognised association memberships which keeps us up to date with technology and new information, and most of all, the company ethos of providing # 1 service, what ever it takes. For over 15 years, the principals of FirePro (Qld) have shared the commitment to the vision of providing stable, qualified employment in fire protection for our employees, ensuring the requirements of our valued clients are met and exceeded.
Many thanks to our wonderful FirePro (Qld) team - We really are # 1.