Connecting industry with skills
Energy Skills Queensland (ESQ) is a not-for-profit association of members from industry, training organisations and government to help industry connect with skills.
ESQ engages with industry to research workforce needs and develop and implement solutions to address those needs.
ESQ works in the following industries:
• Electricity: Electrotechnology, electricity supply and generation, rail, renewable energy
• Gas: Transmission and distribution, CSG to LNG, drilling and completions
• Mining: Surface and underground
Santos Limited announced today that highly respected energy and resources executive, Mr Kevin Gallagher, currently CEO of engineering services group, Clough Limited (Clough), has been appointed as the new Managing Director and CEO of Santos. Mr Gallagher will aim to commence duties with Santos in early 2016, subject to agreement on a release date…Read More
Brisbane, Qld. – 4 November, 2015 – Chief Executive Officer of Energy Skills Queensland, Penelope Twemlow, congratulates previous Board member, Geoff Favell, who has been appointed as the interim Training Ombudsman. In Parliament on Wednesday 14 October, the Minister for Training and Skills, Yvette D’Ath, outlined the remit of the Training Ombudsman, as part of…Read More
Attorney-General and Training and Skills Minister Yvette D’Ath said the government’s new Training Ombudsman is the only way to ensure Queensland has the best training in the country. Ms D’Ath spoke at the Energy Skills Queensland 2020 Conference in Brisbane this morning where she said the right training is the difference between going home at…Read More
Brisbane, Qld. – 16 October, 2015 – Chief Executive Officer of Energy Skills Queensland, Penelope Twemlow, congratulates Santos and project partners Petronas, Total and Kogas, on achieving a major milestone of its first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG), bound for South Kore from Cutis Island. Miss Twemlow said that the achievement came after years…Read More
The latest issue of the Skill Connection magazine is out now. In this issue we take a look at: Profiles of Energy Skills 2020 Presenters Gas Export Boom Shakes the LNG Market New Technology – Main Driver of Skills for the Electricity Supply Industry Training for the Qld Energy Sector Getting the Right People for your…Read More
Don’t miss your chance to attend the Energy Skills 2020 conference. The 2015 Conference covers many of the initiatives, challenges and opportunities facing the energy, resources and telecommunications industry now and into the future with informative presentations from nationally respected speakers.Read More