About us

East Coast Apprenticeships is a proud traditional Group Training Organisation that employs Apprentices and Trainees in all industry areas. We place our Apprentices and Trainees with successful companies where they learn their selected trade.

We are a community-based not for profit organisation. We have been in operations for 30 years and our core business is Group Training with a focus on traditional trade apprentices.

At East Coast Apprenticeships, we pride ourselves on our commitment to excellence in the management of employment and training. The service that we provide to our clients is the heart of our mission statement. We take pride in our workmanship and strive for a reputation of integrity and quality service.

East Coast Apprenticeships services Host Employers and Job Seekers looking to obtain Apprenticeships and Traineeships all over Queensland.


We have offices located in


“The judging panel especially acknowledged your organisation in recognition of the success it is achieving in the recruitment of veterans.”

Air Chief Marshal Sir Angus Houston AK AFC (Ret’d)

“Everyday I go to work, there is a challenge for me. I’m pretty excited to see whats to come after my apprenticeship!” Tyle Williams

Tyle Williams – ECA Apprentice of the Year 2017

“I had a goal and I went and chased it and I did not stop until I reached it. I always knew I wanted to be a carpenter, I loved working outdoors, loved working with my hands and you know what? I wouldn’t change it for the world because I think this is the best thing that has ever happened to me. It has made me a strong, confident woman today.” Amelia Robertson

Amelia Robertson – ECA Apprentice of the Year 2017

“I use East Coast because of the flexibility and availability of apprentices. I know that the apprentices are of the highest of quality. Communication with East Coast Field Staff is excellent; Paperwork and accounts are always hassle free.” – Dan Walls

Dan Walls from Daniel C Walls – Little Mountain

“Not only are you making money, you’re also gaining that hands on experience and that great work ethic you can get by having an apprenticeship.” – Kyle Russell

Kyle Russell – ECA Apprentice Fibrous Plasterer

Latest News

Safety Action Commendation – Phil Vivian

Phil Vivian (TAFE Queensland SkillsTech Carpentry Teacher) was commended for his commitment to the welfare and wellbeing of an ECA apprentice who was overcome by a severe psychological event in April this year. Phil recognised the urgency of this situation and immediately took steps to […]

Robert Vidler- Canada Week 1

Robert J Vidler, our Canada Exchange Ambassador for 2018 landed safely and is thoroughly enjoying his work experience in Canada. My Canadian experience has exceeded all expectations thus far. On Saturday, Myself and ECA’s Donna Faulkner were escorted by Karen Mclean from SkillSource and her […]

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