We are committed to providing flexible training services that add value to industry
and the community and optimise personal potential and commercial success.

A Premium Apprenticeship and Post Trade Training Provider

The Service Trades College Australia is a centre of excellence for trade and post trade training in commercial plumbing, mechanical services (air-conditioning) and fire protection.

With state-of-the-art training facilities at two campuses in Brisbane – Salisbury and Brendale – the College is a leader in the design and delivery of contemporary training that meets the specific needs of the building and construction industry.

All training is designed and delivered in partnership with industry and each year the College continues to raise the bar on skills development.

For over 12 years the College has been producing job-ready graduates who go on to enjoy long and successful careers in the major construction sector. The College proudly achieves a 90% apprenticeship completion rate, which is well above the national average completion rate of 55%.

The College is a great example of what can be achieved when industry works together for a common goal.

APPRENTICESHIP COMPLETION RATE AT STC
POST TRADE COMPLETION RATE AT STC
NATIONAL AVERAGE

The Service Trades College Facilities

Our state-of-the-art training centre includes simulated work environments
that provide dynamic and practical learning in a safe setting.

  • Modern classrooms with computer integrated audio visual equipment.
  • Fully equipped workshops with quality tools and vacuum extraction equipped MIG, TIG and arc welding bays.
  • An operational multiple fire pump room, drawing water from an industry standard, bolted panel water tank and discharging to ‘real’ fire systems and equipment.
  • A range of sprinkler, deluge and pre-action valves, supplying ‘live’ demonstration modules where sprinkler discharge can be tested, with all water collected and recycled to the tank using industry best practice.
  • A special hazards training simulator where gaseous agents can be installed, tested and discharged in response to fully configured fire detection and control systems.
  • Networked, addressable fire alarm panels with colour graphics interface, monitoring and controlling the pumps, valves, detection and suppression equipment.
  • A multi-storey building which allows the service trades to work together during installation, contributing to a culture of collaboration across trades.


ServiceTradesCollegeA Premium Apprenticeship and Post Trade Training Provider