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RII30915 – Certificate III in Civil Construction

Course Summary:

The qualification applies to specialist occupations in Bituminous Surfacing Bridge Construction and Maintenance, Pipe Laying, Road Construction and Maintenance, Road Marking, Tunnel Construction, Timber Bridge Construction and Maintenance and general occupations. The individual may provide theoretical advice and support a team.

Career Outcomes:

  • Road Worker

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Class Delivery

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30 months

Delivery Method:            

  • Workplace / Flexible Delivery

How to Apply:                     

  • By phone:
    • Skillinvest Metro – 1300 135 008
    • Skillinvest Regional – 1300 308 620

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no prerequisites for this qualification

Fees and Charges:

  • Refer to the Fees & Charges link on the Skillinvest website (www.skillinvest.com.au)

Qualification Requirements:

  • To meet the packaging rules and attain the qualification, a total of 25 units must be completed.
  • The nominal hours for the units selected must total between 454 – 1876 hours.

Stream 1 – Bituminous Surfacing

  • Successful completion of twenty five (25) units of competency made up of:
    • seven (7) core units, and
    • eighteen (18) elective units of which:
      • seven (7) must be chosen from Group A;
      • at least six (6) must be chosen from Group B including:
        • at least three (3) must be chosen from Certificate III level bituminous surfacing units (RIICBS)

OR

  • at least two (2) must be chosen from Certificate III level bituminous surfacing units and one (1) at Certificate IV level bituminous surfacing unit;
  • up to five (5) may be chosen from the plant operations units offered

Stream 4 – Road Construction and Maintenance

  • Successful completion of twenty five (25) units of competency with at least four (4) of electives chosen must be at Certificate III level made up of:
    • seven (7) core units, and
    • eighteen (18) elective units of which:
      • nine (9) must be chosen from Group H
      • at least four (4) must be chosen from Group I and/or Group Q, including:
        • at least four (4) road construction and maintenance (RIICRC) units, of which at least two (2) at Certificate III level
      • up to five (5) may be chosen from the plant operations units offered

Core Units:

  • RIIBEF201D – Plan and Organise Work
  • RIICCM201D – Carry Out Measurements and Calculations
  • RIICCM203D – Read and Interpret Plans and Specifications
  • RIICOM201D – Communicate in the Workplace
  • RIIWHS201D – Work Safely and Follow WHS Policies and Procedures
  • RIISAM203D – Use Hand and Power Tools
  • RIISAM204D – Operate Small Plant and Equipment

Elective Group A (Bituminous Surfacing):

  • RIICBS202D – Hand Spread Asphalt
  • RIICCM207D – Spread and Compact Materials
  • RIICBS203D – Safely Handle Bituminous Materials
  • RIICBS207D – Take Samples of Materials Used in Road Surfacing
  • RIIWHS302D – Implement Traffic Management Plan
  • RIIIMG301D – Maintain Site Records
  • RIISAM201D – Handle Resources and Infrastructure Materials and Safely Dispose of Non Toxic Materials

Elective Group B (Bituminous Surfacing):

  • RIICBS201D – Conduct Tack Coat Spraying Operations
  • RIICBS204D – Conduct Aggregate Spreader Box Operations
  • RIICBS310D – Conduct Patching Operations
  • RIICBS206D – Conduct Pavement Sweeping Operations
  • RIICBS307D – Conduct Bitumen Sprayer Operations
  • RIICBS308D – Load Aggregate Using a Purpose Built Loader
  • RIICBS205D – Roll Aggregate in Sprayed Sealing Operations

Elective Group C (Bituminous Surfacing):

  • RIICCM206D – Support Plant Operations

Elective Group H (RCM):

  • RIICCM202D – Identify, Locate and Protect Underground Services
  • RIICCM205D – Carry Out Manual Excavation
  • RIICCM206D – Support Plant Operations
  • RIICCM207D – Spread and Compact Materials Manually
  • RIICCM208D – Carry Out Basic Levelling
  • RIICRC201D – Repair Potholes
  • RIIWHS302D – Implement Traffic Management Plan
  • RIISAM201D – Handle Resources and Infrastructure Materials and Safely Dispose of Non Toxic Materials
  • RIIWMG203D – Drain and Dewater Site

Elective Group I (RCM):

  • RIICCM209D – Carry Out Concrete Work
  • RIICCM210D – Install Trench Support
  • RIICRC202D – Install Signs
  • RIICRC204D – Install and Maintain Roadside Fixtures
  • RIICRC208D – Lay Pipes
  • RIICRC301D – Maintain Drainage Systems
  • RIICRC304D – Maintain Sealed Roads
  • RIICRC306D – Conduct Earthworks
  • RIICRC307D – Conduct Road Pavement Construction
  • RIIIMG301D – Maintain Site Records
  • RIIWHS205D – Control Traffic with Stop-Slow Bat
  • RIIRIS201D – Conduct Local Risk Control

Elective Group P:

  • RIIHAN308D – Load and Unload Plant
  • RIIMPO318D – Conduct Skid Steer Loader Operations

Plant Operations:

  • RIIMPO319D – Conduct Backhoe/Loader Operations
  • RIIMPO320D – Conduct Excavator Operations
  • RIIMPO321D – Conduct Wheeled Front End Loader Operations
  • RIIMPO317D – Conduct Roller Operations