Start your career in civil construction with this practical qualification. Apply a broad range of skills to different work contexts, learning to judge situations and implement theoretical knowledge. Complete this course to become a skilled operator on major infrastructure projects. You’ll take part in building amazing developments that will change the way people live in cities.
As a part of your Certificate III in Civil Construction, you’ll learn about pipe laying, occupational health and safety, and planning and completing major earthworks, drainage and concreting projects. Become a skilled operator and progress your career today.
TimesTrainees are generally scheduled to attend classes on a monthly basis, 8am to 4pm. For example, East-Gippsland based trainees may be scheduled to attend the Bairnsdale Campus monthly on a Monday, whilst Central Gippsland based trainees may attend the Yallourn Campus on a Tuesday. The trainer is generally available to trainees via phone/email on the non-scheduled days. Regular workplace visits are also scheduled in order for the trainer to monitor progress of training and to undertake workplace observation of practical competencies.
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Civil Construction (Traineeship).
Road Construction Workers operate specialised plant and machinery to construct new roads, and to improve existing ones.
Opportunities for Further Study
- RII40715 Certificate IV Civil Construction Supervision
- Diploma Engineering Technology (Civil)
- Advanced Diploma Engineering Technology (Civil)
- Bachelor Civil Engineering
Mandatory entry requirements
- There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
Recommended entry requirements
- There are no recommended entry requirements for this qualification.
Limitations to entry
- Enrolment into RII30915 Certificate III in Civil Construction (Stream 4) is limited to trainees with a current contract of training. Employer and trainee will nominate TAFE Gippsland as the place of learning (RTO).
Specialist Course Information
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Material and Equipment supplied by students
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Recognition of Prior LearningMany TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
|RIIMPO321F Conduct civil construction wheeled front end loader operations|
|RIIMPO320F Conduct civil construction excavator operations|
|RIIMPO319E Conduct backhoe/loader operations|
|RIIMPO318F Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations|
|RIIMPO315E Conduct tractor operations|
|RIIMPO334E Conduct skid steer loader operations using attachments|
|RIIWMG203D Drain And Dewater Civil Construction Site|
|RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials|
|RIICCM207D Spread And Compact Materials Manually|
|RIIWHS201D Work Safely And Follow WHS Policies And Procedures|
|RIISAM204D Operate Small Plant And Equipment|
|RIISAM203D Use Hand And Power Tools|
|RIICOM201D Communicate In The Workplace|
|RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and job specifications|
|RIICCM201D Carry Out Measurements And Calculations|
|RIIBEF201D Plan And Organise Work|
|RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat|
|RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan|
|RIICCM202D Identify, Locate And Protect Underground Services|
|RIICRC202D Install Signs|
|RIICRC208D Lay pipes|
|RIICCM208D Carry Out Basic Levelling|
|RIICCM206D Support Plant Operations|
|RIICRC201D Repair Potholes|
|RIICRC304D Maintain Sealed Roads|
|RIICRC306D Conduct Earthworks|
|RIICCM205E Carry Out Manual Excavation|