Course Overview

Qualification Duration

This qualification is typically delivered over a min. duration of 5 1/2 months

Qualification AQF Level

Certificate III

Delivery Mode

This qualification is delivered using a face-to-face, classroom-based delivery mode.

This qualification reflects the role of a skilled operator working with civil construction plant, who applies a broad range of skills in a varied work context, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. The individual may provide theoretical advice and support a team.

The successful completion of this qualification requires competency to be achieved in 20 units comprising of fifteen (15) core units and five (5) elective units..

For a full list of units, please download the course guide here.

There are no formal entry requirements into this qualification however applicants will need to complete a language, literacy and numeracy assessment and part of the application process.

Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
RIICCM205F Carry out manual excavation Core
RIICCM201E Carry out measurements and calculations Core
RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures Core
RIICCM203E Read and interpret plans and job specifications Core
RIIWMG203E Drain and dewater civil construction site Core
RIISAM201E Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of non-toxic materials Core
RIISAM204E Operate small plant and equipment Core
RIICCM202E Identify, locate and protect underground services Core
RIICCM206E Support plant operations Core
RIICCM208E Carry out basic levelling Core
RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace Core
RIIBEF201E Plan and organise work Core
RIISAM203E Use hand and power tools Core
RIICCM207E Spread and compact materials manually Core
RIIRIS301E Apply risk management processe Core
RIIMPO320F Conduct civil construction excavator operations Elective
RIIMPO321F Conduct civil construction wheeled front end loader operations Elective
RIIHAN311F Conduct operations with integrated tool carrier Elective
RIIMPO318F Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations Elective
RIICCM2011E Construct and dismantle fences and gates Elective

  1. Mobile Plant Operator
  2. Ground Crew Worker
  3. Civil Foundations Worker

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Individuals may be eligible for Government funding. Tracmin will be able to discuss with you the different funding available and cost of training.
The Student Tuition Fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.


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