Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations (Release 3)



Certificate III

This hands-on course provides practical training in manual tasks and machinery operation on construction sites, giving students a solid foundation for a career in the construction industry. Join with us to achieve this qualification and add recognition to your career.

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Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations (Release 3)


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This course is hands-on and will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to undertake an array of manual tasks and function machinery on construction sites. After successfully accomplishing this program, you will have a solid foundation from the capabilities and knowledge needed to work in the construction industry.

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Why study RII30820 Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations?

The RII30820 Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations is focused on the real world and relevant contexts that make the student highly skilled and be ready by meeting industry benchmark. Going through the program will give the required skills you can use immediately and encourages you to think diversely. This RII30820 has become developed by industry specialists and endorsed by sector bodies and can be sure you have the practical knowledge to ‘hit the ground running’ in modest, medium or big organisations across the industry. Experience alone is no longer efficient; potential employers are looking for evidence of professional proficiency via a current formal qualification
This program is designed to provide new individuals together with the theoretical and functional expertise and knowledge and expertise needed to work in the civil construction industry. Individuals undertaking this course could understand an array of abilities including structure and building site planning, environment and safety needs, the functioning of heavy machinery and instrument, installing pipework and discharge systems and spreading and compacting materials.
You should give a scope of proof to help your assessor to settle on a choice about your fitness. The sorts of proof you might be approached to give can incorporate;
  • Letter of Employment
  • Current work contracts
  • Letters of reference from authorised tradesmen you have worked with.
  • ID
  • Resume
  • Payslips/work contract/ABN if independently employed
  • Tests of your work, including draws, plans, citations, delicate reports and solicitations.
  • Proof of abroad capabilities.
  • Transcripts or appraisals from related past capabilities.
  • Apprenticeship papers.
  • Statements/solicitations and stock requests
  • Employment cards
  • Safety manuals
  • Maintenance reports and administration sheets
For a student, it is crucial to know the occupation he/she will eligible once finish a qualification successfully. If you complete this qualification, you will able to work with this role.
  • civil construction plant operator
  • civil foundations worker
  • construction rescue worker
  • construction worker (civil construction general)
  • construction worker (site maintenance)
  • mine rescue worker
  • mobile plant operator
  • pipe layer
  • road construction worker
  • road marker
  • timber bridge constructor
Total number of units = 20 15 core units plus 5 elective units, of which:
  • at least one (1) must be chosen from Group A
  • at least two (2) must be chosen from Group B
  • no more than two (2) may be chosen from Group C
  • no more than one (1) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.
  • at least two (2) must be chosen from Group A
  • a further three (3) may be chosen from Group A, B, or C
  • no more than one (1) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.
All elective units selected from outside this qualification must reflect current occupational and learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level. There are both licensed and non-licensed units of competency relating to high risk work in the RII Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package. To be appointed under any statutory requirements in related roles, units of competency should be selected to meet the state/territory licensing requirements. There is a prerequisite to an imported unit listed in this qualification. Where a unit is imported as an elective care must be taken to ensure that the prerequisite specified is complied with.
Core units of competency
Unit code Unit title
RIIBEF201E Plan and organise work
RIICCM201E Carry out measurements and calculations
RIICCM202E Identify, locate and protect underground services
RIICCM203E Read and interpret plans and job specifications
RIICCM205F Carry out manual excavation
RIICCM206E Support plant operations
RIICCM207E Spread and compact materials manually
RIICCM208E Carry out basic levelling
RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace
RIIRIS301E Apply risk management processes
RIISAM201E Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials
RIISAM203E Use hand and power tools
RIISAM204E Operate small plant and equipment
RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
RIIWMG203E Drain and dewater civil construction sites
Group A
RIIMPO318F Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations
RIIMPO319E Conduct backhoe/loader operations
RIIMPO320F Conduct civil construction excavator operations
RIIMPO321F Conduct civil construction wheeled front end loader operations
RIIMPO322E Conduct civil construction tracked front end loader operations
RIIMPO323E Conduct civil construction dozer operations
RIIMPO324F Conduct civil construction grader operations
RIIMPO325E Conduct civil construction scraper operations
RIIMPO327E Conduct pipe layer operations
RIIMPO337E Conduct articulated haul truck operations
RIIMPO338E Conduct rigid haul truck operations
Group B
RIICRC308E Conduct paver operations
RIICRC309E Conduct stabiliser operations
RIIHAN309F Conduct telescopic materials handler operations
RIIHAN311F Conduct operations with integrated tool carrier
RIIMPO315E Conduct tractor operations
RIIMPO316E Conduct self-propelled compactor operations
RIIMPO317F Conduct roller operations
RIIMPO326E Conduct water vehicle operations
RIIMPO328E Conduct continuous bucket trencher operations
RIIMPO336E Conduct belly dump truck operations
RIIVEH304E Conduct tip truck operations
Group C
AHCSAW201 Conduct erosion and sediment control activities
AHCSAW301 Construct conservation earthworks
BSBTWK301 Use inclusive work practices
CPCCCM2007* Use explosive power tools
CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
CPCCLSF2001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic level
CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
RIICCM204E Place and fix reinforcement materials
RIICCM209E Carry out concrete work
RIICCM210E Install trench support
RIICCM211E Construct and dismantle fences and gates
RIICRC201E Repair potholes
RIICRC208E Lay pipes
RIIHAN208E Perform dogging
RIIHAN211D Conduct basic scaffolding operations
RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform
RIIHAN308F Load and unload plant
RIIQUA201E Maintain and monitor site quality standards
RIIRIS201E Conduct local risk control
RIIRIS202E Respond to site based spills
RIISAM205E Cut, weld and bend materials
RIISAM213E Position and set up mobile lighting
RIIWHS202E Enter and work in confined spaces
RIIWHS204E Work safely at heights
RIIWHS205E Control traffic with stop-slow bat
TLILIC0005 Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)
TLILIC0008 Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity)
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