EQIP Engineering Skills Centre (EESC)

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EESC Subject Selection Guide – 2023

Applications for the 2023 enrollments are open now, until 31st August 2022 for eligible year 10 students.

EQIP Application form – 2023

Up to 28 year 11 students each year.


Course Overview:

  • The EESC program currently operates from CQUniversity Gladstone Marina Campus one day per fortnight. Rotating fortnightly with structured work experience with a host employer.
  • While at the Skills Centre, students study a Certificate II in Engineering Pathways, as well as practical activities and completing pledge work projects to develop their technical skills.
  • Our EESC students are highly sought after by local employers with a large number transitioning into apprenticeships or full-time employment.


Course Duration:
2 years


Trade Apprenticeship, Traineeship, further study or employment in the engineering, mechanical and/or electrical vocations.


Employment Opportunities:
Mechanical Fitter, Fitter & Turner, Diesel Fitter, Mechanic, Boilermaker, Electrical.


Sponsorship opportunities are available, please contact us to find out how we can partner for this exciting program.