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
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
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 excavation
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 WHS policies and procedures
RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of non toxic materials
RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
RIIWHS205D Control Traffic With A Stop/Slow Bat
RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
RIIWMG203D Drain and dewater civil construction site
Effective Unit Codes Core Unit Descriptors
RIIMPO318F Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations.
RIIMPO319E Conduct backhoe/loader operations.
RIIMPO320F Conduct civil constrcution excavator operations .
RIIMPO321F Conduct civil constrcution wheeled front end loader operations.
RIIMPO323E Conduct civil constrcution dozer Operations.


CPCCWHS1001 Work safly in the constrcution 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.