Strengthening communities

Bright Future Project

In collaboration with Challenge Employment & Training, ECCQ’s Bright Future Project provides support and assistance to culturally and linguistically diverse Queenslanders to undertake formal training to gain nationally recognised skills and vocational qualifications.

The next training programs:

  • Cohort 1: commencing 16 April 2018 – Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and
  • Home & Community Care)Cohort 2: commencing 16 July 2018 – Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

The project provides:

  • 15 week course, including:
    • 12 weeks of theory training in a classroom environment; and
    • 3 weeks of on the job training with local employers
  • comprehensive leaner support from experienced teachers and bicultural project staff
  • individual support to improve the student’s job application writing and interview skills
  • case management support to students with complex needs and provide referrals

To be eligible, you must be:

  • aged 15 years or older and no longer at school
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen.
  • not be employed for more than 6 months

If you are interested in participating or if you wish to refer people to the project, please contact Zack (Program Officer) on 0426 290 038 or email:

This Skilling Queenslanders for Work project is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government.

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