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RII30815 Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations

Course Details

This course is designed to provide new participants with the theoretical and practical skills and knowledge required to work in the civil construction industry. People undertaking this course could learn a range of skills including infrastructure and building site preparation, environmental and safety requirements, operation of heavy machinery and equipment, installing pipework and drainage systems and spreading and compacting materials.

Importantly, existing workers who have experience in the industry but do not have recognised qualifications can also utilise this course as means of getting their current skills and competencies recognised through a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process.


The Study Area

Engineering, Automotive and Mining, Civil construction plant operator, building.


Delivery

The training can be delivered entirely on site at the employers premises and the structure is negotiated to meet the operational requirements of the business. This will include scheduled face to face visits by the AST Training mentor who will also provide ongoing support and mentoring via email, telephone or visits for the duration of the program. All resources including manuals, assessment and reference materials will be provided.


Assessment

Units are assessed by various methods including: theory, practical, oral questioning, log books and demonstration (simulated and realistic). Assessments are continuous throughout the traineeship and include on the job assessing.

A Recognised Prior Learning (RPL) process will be undertaken prior to the commencement of the training to identify the skills and knowledge the person has acquired through work experience, formal and informal training and / or general life experience. Once the AST Training trainer confirms the evidence of current competency a training plan can be negotiated.


Assessment Outcome

Students will be marked either Competent (C) or Not Yet Competent (NYC) for each unit of competency. Students found to be NYC will be given a further two opportunities to prove competence in that unit.


Resources

All participants undertaking machinery training will need to purchase a "Training kit" per machine.Price/s may vary for these courses if equipment needs to be hired for training purposes.


Entry requirements

Refer to training package.

Completion of year 10 and a Certificate II in Civil Construction desirable but not essential. Suitable for trainees and workers new to the industry and for workers currently employed in the industry who may be seeking training and/or recognition of their current skills level.


Career Possibilities

Successful completion of this qualification may lead to a recognition at a trade level as a skilled plant operator and road works operator. It may also lead to recognition of the units relevant to the completion of another specialised stream of Certificate level III. The units covered in this qualification may also count towards the Certificate IV in Civil Construction Supervision.


Duration

Approx 24 months depending on participant's level of experience.


Pricing

Price will be quoted on application


Course List

CORE MODULES

RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work

RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations

RIICCM202D Identify, locate and protect underground services

RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications

RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavations

RIICCM206D Support plant operations

RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually

RIICCM208D Carry out basic levelling

RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace

RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow OHS policies and procedures

RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of non toxic materials

RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools

RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment

RIIWMG203D Drain and dewater civil construction site


GROUP A - ELECTIVES

RIIMPO318E Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations - LS

RIIMPO319D Conduct civil construction backhoe/loader operations - LB

RIIMPO320E Conduct civil construction excavator operations - LE

RIIMPO321E Conduct civil construction wheel loader operations - WLL

RIIMPO322D Conduct civil construction tracked front end loader operations - TLL

RIIMPR323D Conduct civil construction dozer operations - LZ

RIIMPO324E Conduct civil construction grader operations - LG

RIIMPO325D Conduct civil construction scraper operations - LP


GROUP B - ELECTIVES

RIIHAN309E Conduct telescopic materials handler operations - TMH

RIIMPO315D Conduct tractor operations - TR

RIIMPO316D Conduct self propelled compactor operations - SPC

RIIMPO317E Conduct roller operations - LR

RIIMPO326D Conduct civil construction water cart operations - WCT

RIIMPO336D Conduct belly dump truck operations - BDT

RIIMPO337D Conduct articulated truck operations - AT

RIIMPO338D Conduct rigid haul truck operations - RH

RIIVEH304D Conduct tip truck operations - TT


GROUP C - ELECTIVES

HLTAID003 Provide first aid - PFA

RIICRC208D Lay pipes

RIIHAN301D Operate elevating work platform - EWP

RIIHAN308E Load and unload plant - LUP

RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces - ConSp

RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights - W@H

RIIWHS205D Control traffic with a Stop/Slow bat - TC

RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control


All States Training recognises all Australian Qualifications Framework qualifications and statements of attainment issued by any other Registered Training Organisation and will grant credit transfer or recognised prior learning as appropriate for competencies previously achieved.
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