• Course Code
  • RII30915
  • Course Type
  • Accredited Course; Apprenticeship
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Duration
  • 2 - 3 years
  • Starting Date
  • February 2019
  • Location
  • Yallourn
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Course Overview

This course is for someone wishing to undertake a Certificate III Civil Construction.

Students will need to complete all theory elements and practical elements in each of the 25 units.

Theory is delivered via self paced module books in the classroom.

Due to weather being a significant factor in timetabling, flexibility is offered as to when formal training or assessments are conducted.

Times

Students are required to attend class 3 days per week, Monday to Wednesday 8am to 4pm.
Each Friday a trainer will be available via phone as well as online to provide help and support for this course.
Individual students are required to organise 200 hours work placement throughout the course themselves and document this in a diary.
Proof of work placement through a company letter will be required at the commencement of the course.

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Civil Construction (Apprenticeship).

Career Opportunities

Occupations may include but not limited to work in Bituminous Surfacing Bridge Construction and Maintenance, Pipe Laying, Road Construction and Maintenance, Road Marking, Tunnel Construction, Timber Bridge Construction and Maintenance and Civil Construction general occupations

Opportunities for Further Study

  • RII40715 Certificate IV Civil Construction Operations
  • Diploma Engineering Technology (Civil)
  • Advanced Diploma Engineering Technology (Civil)
  • Bachelor Civil Engineering

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Mandatory entry requirements

  • Proof of work placement through a company letter will be required at the commencement of the course.

Recommended entry requirements

  • An interest in Civil Construction
  • Limitations to entry
  • Individual students are required to organise 200 hours work placement throughout the course themselves and document this in a diary.
    Proof of work placement through a company letter will be required at the commencement of the course.

Pre-requisites

Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information

N/A

Placement

1 day per week
25 days out of the 35 week course to achieve the 200 work placement hours

Placement is arranged by: Student

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

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Course Structure

Course Modules

Unit Code

Unit Description

RIICCM205E

Carry Out Manual Excavation

RIIMPO334D

Conduct skid steer loader operations using attachments

RIIMPO318E

Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations

RIIHAN301D

Operate elevating work platform

RIIHAN309E

Conduct telescopic materials handler operations

RIIHAN308E

Load and unload plant

CPCCLRG3001A

Licence to perform rigging basic level

CPCCLDG3001A

Licence To Perform Dogging

BSBFLM312

Contribute To Team Effectiveness

BSBCUS301

Deliver and monitor a service to customers

RIICRC306D

Conduct Earthworks

RIICRC304D

Maintain Sealed Roads

RIICRC201D

Repair Potholes

RIICCM210D

Install trench support

RIIMPO321E

Conduct civil construction wheeled front end loader operations

RIIMPO320E

Conduct civil construction excavator operations

RIICCM206D

Support Plant Operations

RIICCM208D

Carry Out Basic Levelling

RIICCM205D

Carry Out Manual Excavation

RIICRC208D

Lay pipes

RIICRC202D

Install Signs

RIICCM202D

Identify, Locate And Protect Underground Services

RIIWHS302D

Implement traffic management plan

RIIWHS205D

Control traffic with stop-slow bat

RIIMPO319D

Conduct backhoe/loader operations

RIIBEF201D

Plan And Organise Work

RIICCM201D

Carry Out Measurements And Calculations

RIICCM203D

Read and interpret plans and job specifications

RIICOM201D

Communicate In The Workplace

RIISAM203D

Use Hand And Power Tools

RIISAM204D

Operate Small Plant And Equipment

RIIWHS201D

Work Safely And Follow WHS Policies And Procedures

Assessment

Not Applicable

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