Industry News

Turning a potential problem into a good solution

Pictured on the left in descending order: Alastair Savill, Ryan Williams (left) and Martin Whipp (right), Jacob Sweetman, Troy Leedham, Taane Carroll-Shuttleworth and Alan Groves holding their statements of achievement for the competencies required for onsite access.     Concerned about what you would do if you went to work one day to find that you… Continue reading »

Australian miner.

Exceptionally positive mining boom outlook generating immense demand for workforce expansion

The mining boom in Queensland opens up an immense opportunity to Queensland workers. According to the Queensland Resources Council (QRC), 44% of mining companies believe that expanding their workforce is essential to combat skills shortages. This extrapolates opportunities for up-skilling and for staff from other industries with the necessary know-how. Due to the forecasted mining boom… Continue reading »


How to refresh your skills post trade

In this day and age it has become challenging for some engineering workers to find a new job in the same industry. In some instances this may be due to the changing expectations of what is expected of workers and the currency of their qualifications. Due to the demands of day to day living many… Continue reading »

refrigeration and air conditioning training with the mobile unit

Qualifications leading to a career in the refrigeration and air conditioning (RAC) industry.

Have you considered a career in the climate control industry? This qualification is the cornerstone of the climate control industry. It provides competencies to select components, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain refrigeration systems and equipment that apply to food storage and preservation, air conditioning and air distribution equipment in buildings and… Continue reading »

Last Poly Welding Course at 2016 prices!

Outsource Institute will be holding our last Poly Welding Short Course for this year on the 1st and 2nd of December 2016 in Brisbane.   Thursday, 1 December 2016 (8am to 4pm) Electrofusion weld polyethylene pipelines PMBWELD302   Friday, 2 December 2016 (8am to 4pm) Butt weld polyethylene plastic pipelines PMBWELD301   Tuition Fees: One day… Continue reading »