• Course Code
  • RII40715
  • Course Type
  • Accredited Course; Traineeship
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Duration
  • 2 years
  • Starting Date
  • March 2020
  • Location
  • Yallourn
  • Bairnsdale
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Course Overview

Are you interested in stepping into a supervisory position in civil construction? Develop the necessary skills to become an effective and knowledgeable supervisor, ensuring others are completing their duties safely and efficiently. You’ll perform complex and non-routine tasks, taking responsibility for the quantity and quality of other people’s work.

You’ll learn to supervise civil works, foster innovation, implement and develop projects, devise key performance indicators and influence your fellow workers. Discover how to apply management plans to your workplace with a Certificate IV in Civil Construction Supervision.

This course is delivered with a combination of online and on campus workshops.


8am - 4pm Thursday's face to face and Fridays between 8am - 4pm which students can contact and interact with their teacher either online or via phone.

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Civil Construction Supervision.

Career Opportunities

This qualification provides and occupational outcome at a supervisory level, as a Civil Construction team leader or supervisor

Opportunities for Further Study

  • Diploma of Civil Construction (Management)
  • Diploma of Civil Construction (Design)

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Not Applicable


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Students will need access to a computer and the internet to complete the online part of the course.


Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

Help with Fees

Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information



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

Unit Code

Unit Description


Manage budgets and financial plans


Apply the principles of earthworks construction


Implement operational plan


Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements


Apply site risk management system


Show leadership in the workplace


Supervise civil works


Apply the principles of civil concrete structures construction


Apply the principles of civil masonry, crib and gabion structure construction


Supervise civil works contractors


Prepare work zone traffic management plan


Prepare for operational works


This course is delivered in a blended learning model. The student will be required to attend up to 6 classes per year at a campus and work through online assignments. Assessments will be carried out onsite in real work conditions.

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