RII30915 CERTIFICATE III

IN CIVIL CONSTRUCTION ROAD CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE (STREAM 4)

// COURSE OVERVIEW

This nationally accredited qualification reflects the role of a skilled operator working in road construction and maintenance in the civil construction industry.  Road construction and maintenance personnel operate specialised plant and machinery to construct new roads and improve existing ones. The work is outdoors and requires physical fitness. During the course of this qualification you will be exposed to both the theory and practical aspects required to prepare you for a career in road construction.

This is on-the-job training so you need to be employed in the civil construction industry to undertake this course.

// ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

There are no formal entry requirements for this course however participants are required to have sufficient numeracy and literacy skills to read and comprehend instructions.

To study as a trainee within this program you must be indentured as a trainee with your employer. The minimum age for a trainee is 13 years of age as stated within The Child Employment Act, unless otherwise stated.

// DELIVERY METHODOLOGY

On-the-job/Work Based – Students will complete all their training and assessments on the job, with the exception of the electives RIIWHS302D – Implement traffic management (theory component) and RIIWHS202D – Enter and work in confined spaces.  These electives will be delivered through attending classroom training.

// RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

All students will be offered the opportunity to participate in a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process if they believe that they have suitable skills and knowledge through work experience, formal and informal training and / or general life experiences.

// FUNDING AND FEES

Fees are subject to change annually.  Fees are payable at the time of enrolment.

The User Choice 2017-20 program provides a public funding contribution towards the cost of training and assessment services for eligible Queensland apprentices and trainees.

Traineeship: eligible trainees that meet the Queensland state funding requirements will be charged a set fee per nominal hour. These fees are calculated at a regulated rate of $1.60 per nominal hour. The fees may vary depending on the electives selected at time of signup.  Concession rates apply for students who hold a current Health Care Card or who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander are calculated at a regulated rate of $0.64 per nominal hour.

Fee for Service

Service Fee for Service Price
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) $2,000
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// COURSE STRUCTURE

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
RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

 

ELECTIVE UNITS

RIICCM202D Identify, locate and protect underground services
RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavation
RIICCM206D Support plant operations
RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually
RIICCM208D Carry out basic levelling
RIICRC201D Repair potholes
RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials
RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan
RIIWMG203D Drain and dewater civil construction site
RIICRC301D Maintain drainage systems
RIICRC304D Maintain sealed roads
RIICRC306D Conduct earthworks
RIICRC202D Install signs
RIICRC203D Install sub-soil drainage
RIICRC208D Lay pipes
RIIIMG301D Maintain site records
RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces