Construction Apprenticeships

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

3rd or 4th year Carpenter Apprenticeship

Berserker, QLD | JOB ID 5635

Retail Traineeship

Mile End, SA | JOB ID 5537

Gain valuable skills in a retail trade environment with this fantastic traineeship!

3rd or 4th year Carpenter Apprenticeship

Berserker, QLD | JOB ID 5635

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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