RAPAD SKILLING is the training arm of CWQRAPAD, registered to deliver training in a range of industry areas including, civil construction, business, hospitality, tourism, conservation and land management. RAPAD Skilling can also coordinate local delivery of training in other areas, through partnerships with RTOs.
RAPAD Skilling is located in two locations in Longreach. Head Office and the Eagle Street Training Room are at 117 Eagle St. Most civil construction training occurs at this site.
The second site is the RAPAD Skilling Swan Street Campus where business, hospitality, tourism and non-accredited courses are delivered.
RAPAD Skilling Swan Street Campus is also the site of The ROXY, a co-working space for individuals, startups, small business and visiting professionals to hot desk in a community environment. The ROXY also hosts meetups and mentoring programs for those starting out or already engaged in business.
VALUES of the RAPAD SKILLING
- Regional delivery of industry-specific training
- Quality training by local registered trainers
- Value adding
- Links to local industry
- Local capacity building
RAPAD SKILLING was formed in 2010 to meet the lack of training delivered locally by registered training organisations, with a coordination role to ensure equitable delivery across the Central West.
RAPAD SKILLING gained accreditation as a registered training organisation in October 2010 (National Provider Number 32295).