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Code:
RII30815
Course Type:
Accredited Course; Free TAFE
Study Mode:
On Campus
Duration:
25 weeks
Starting Date:
29/10/2020
Location:
Yallourn
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Course Overview

The civil construction industry is set to boom in the coming years, and you could be a part of it. Get your Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations to become a trade-qualified and skilled operator within the civil construction sector. You will master state-of-the-art equipment to complete crucial tasks in your workplace.

As a part of this qualification, you’ll learn to apply a broad range of skills to different work situations, using your judgement to make informed decisions. Start working on an endless list of projects, including subdivisions, bridgeworks, railways, sewer systems, harbours, and so much more. Set yourself up for further study or a thriving career in civil construction.

Times

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8.30am - 4.00pm

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations.

Career Opportunities

Job roles could include working on subdivisions, bridge works, railways, harbours, sewerage and drainage, electrical infrastructure, and pipeline and recreation works.

Develop experience with a range of equipment such as excavators, front end loaders, rollers and other civil construction machinery.

Opportunities for Further Study

  • Certificate IV in Civil Construction Supervision (Not on offer at TAFE Gippsland)
  • Diploma Engineering Technology (Civil) (Not on offer at TAFE Gippsland)
  • Advanced Diploma Engineering Technology (Civil) (Not on offer at TAFE Gippsland)
  • Bachelor Civil Engineering (Not on offer at TAFE Gippsland)

Further Information

Course and Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Recommended entry requirements

  • An interest in the Civil Construction industry. In order to be able to complete the learning and assessment required in a certificate III qualification, participants need to have adequate level skill levels in language, literacy and numeracy.

Limitations to entry

  • In order to be able to complete the learning and assessment required in a certificate III qualification, participants need to have adequate level skill levels in language, literacy and numeracy. All applicants will be required to undertake an interview with the course facilitators.

Pre-requisites

Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

Help with Fees

Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information

N/A

Placement

Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

Course units
RIIMPO319E Conduct backhoe/loader operations
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
RIICCM208D Carry Out Basic Levelling
RIIBEF201D Plan And Organise Work
RIICCM201D Carry Out Measurements And Calculations
RIICCM202D Identify, Locate And Protect Underground Services
RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and job specifications
RIICCM205E Carry Out Manual Excavation
RIICCM206D Support Plant Operations
RIICCM207D Spread And Compact Materials Manually
RIICOM201D Communicate In The Workplace
RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials
RIISAM203D Use Hand And Power Tools
RIISAM204D Operate Small Plant And Equipment
RIIWHS201D Work Safely And Follow WHS Policies And Procedures
RIIWMG203D Drain And Dewater Civil Construction Site
RIIMPO318F Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations
RIIMPO320F Conduct civil construction excavator operations
RIIMPO317F Conduct roller operations

Assessment

Not Applicable