RIII30815 Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations 

The Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant operations is a course designed for students wishing to gain entry into the Civil construction industry.

The course provides students with the ability to be able to plan and implement work projects, successfully operate 5 pieces of machinery as well as be able to perform the tasks of a traffic controller.

The course is industry and nationally recognized, and is delivered by Builders Academy Australia (RTO 21583)

Career Pathway

Students may gain employment in the following areas:

  • Civil Construction Worker
  • Machine operator
  • Labourer
  • Traffic Controller

Entry Requirements

Students will be required to undertake a language, literacy & numeracy assessment prior to enrolment in order to determine their suitability for this course.

Unit Code

Unit Descriptor

Nominal Hrs

RIIBEF201D

Plan and organise work

20

RIICCM201D

Carry out measurements and calculations

20

RIICCM202D

Identify, locate and protect underground services

30

RIICCM203D

Read and interpret plans and specifications

40

RIICCM205E

Carry out manual excavation

8

RIICCM206D

Support plant operations

8

RIICCM207D

Spread and compact materials manually

12

RIICCM208D

Carry out basic levelling

8

RIICOM201D

Communicate in the workplace

20

RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

20

RIISAM201D

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

16

RIISAM203D

Use hand and power tools

80

RIIWHS205D

Control Traffic With A Stop/Slow Bat

20

RIISAM204D

Operate small plant and equipment

20

RIIWMG203D

Drain and dewater civil construction site

20

RIIMPO320E

Conduct civil construction excavator operations

200

RIIMPO318E

Conduct skid steer loader operations

80

RIIMPO321E

Conduct civil construction wheeled front end loader operations

160

RIIMPO319D

Conduct backhoe/loader operations

200

RIIMPO323D

Conduct civil construction dozer operations

240

BONUS:
CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry (White Card)

Course Fees

Fees applicable only to those who do not qualify for Skills First funding. 

Please visit http://www.skills.vic.gov.au/victorianskillsgateway/Students/Pages/vtg-eligibility-indicator.aspx to determine whether you are eligible.

Standard Course Fee: $9,880

*Prices are dependent on the RTO delivering the course at the time. 

Payment plan options available for all accredited courses through the relevant RTO.