Construction Apprenticeships Australia

Whether you want to build towers, tunnels or tables there is a construction specialisation for you. This trade is founded on craftsmanship, so attention to detail and precision are must-have traits for success.

Construction Career Outcomes

  • Supervisory and team leadership roles with a range of small, medium, and large construction and manufacturing companies.
  • Operate as a sole trader in a trade specialisation such as a Carpenter, Plumber, Tiler, or Electrician.
  • Progress to a small business owner and work on a range of private residential or commercial projects.
  • Work with large public or private companies that require skilled tradespeople on staff to maintain large infrastructure and facilities.
  • With further training, progress to more senior, specialist roles such as Construction Manager, Contract Administrator or in procurement.

Training Snapshot

  • 4 year apprenticeship
  • Completion of Vocational qualification at Certificate level
  • Specialisations available in construction
  • Trade support loans and government incentives available for eligible applicants

Latest Jobs

2nd or 3rd Year Cabinet Making Apprenticeship

Eagle Farm, QLD | JOB ID 5748

Wanting to complete your cabinet making apprenticeship? If you are a 2nd or 3rd year apprentice here is your opportunity

Business Traineeship

Brisbane, QLD | JOB ID 5844

Are you looking to get your Business Admin career underway? We have a 12 month traineeship based in the Brisbane CBD that is ideal for you!

Business Traineeship

West Gosford, NSW | JOB ID 5923

Looking to excel your business skills? Complete a Certificate III in Business whilst getting paid!

Construction Skill Requirements

  • Analytical thinker
  • Problem solving skills
  • Spatial awareness
  • Working from drawings
  • Normal colour vision


To get started in a Construction Apprenticeship, view current opportunities on our Jobs Board. No matches right now? Register with MIGAS to receive an email alert when we have roles available in your area. 

Want to talk to someone about an apprenticeship in the construction trade? Phone MIGAS on 1300 464 427.

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