This qualification reflects the role of a skilled operator working with civil construction plant, who applies a broad range of skills in a varied work context, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. The individual may provide theoretical advice and support a team.
Occupational titles may include:
The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the civil construction industry plus elective units. A total of 19 units are required (14 core units and 5 elective) from the list below. A further selection of elective units may be available, please contact the course program department on 1300 852 852 for further information.
The construction industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context.
It is anticipated this course will take up to 36 months to complete, depending on the delivery method and course attendance from the student. Levels of experience and any additional prior Qualifications in a relevant industry may also affect time frames.
This course is offered via the following method across South-East Queensland:
Flexible workplace delivery: (must be working in the industry)
Recognition of prior learning options are also on offer depending on prior experience.
Participants will need to be employed in the construction industry and have the support of an employer to assist with on-the-job practical training.
If undertaking as an apprenticeship, participants must have entered into a QLD Apprenticeship contract.
For specific eligibility requirements surrounding Apprenticeship User Choice funding available go to QLD Funding.
|UNIT CODE||UNIT TITLE|
|RIIWHS201D||Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures|
|RIICOM201D||Communicate in the workplace|
|RIICCM201D||Carry out measurements and calculations|
|RIICCM203D||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|RIICCM208D||Carry out basic levelling|
|RIIBEF201D||Plan and organise work|
|RIISAM203D||Use hand and power tools|
|RIICCM202D||Identify, locate and protect underground services|
|RIISAM204D||Operate small plant and equipment|
|RIICCM206D||Support plant operations|
|RIISAM201D||Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of non toxic materials|
|RIIWMG203D||Drain and dewater civil construction site|
|RIICCM207D||Spread and compact materials manually|
|RIICCM205E||Carry out manual excavation|
|UNIT CODE||UNIT TITLE|
|RIIMPO318F||Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations|
|RIIMPO320F||Conduct civil construction excavator operations|
|RIIMPO321F||Conduct civil construction wheeled front end loader operations|
|RIIMPO317F||Conduct roller operations|
|RIIHAN308F||Load and unload plant|
|OTHER ELECTIVE OPTIONS that are interchangeable with the above units. Contact us for options|
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