Certificate III in Pipe Laying - RII30915

This qualification reflects the role of a skilled operator working in civil construction, who applies a broad range of skills in a varied work context, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. The qualification applies to a specialist occupation in Pipe Laying. The individual may provide theoretical advice and support a team.

Core Units

RIIBEF201D - Plan & organise work
RIICCM201D - Carry out measurements & calculations
RIICCM203D - Read & interpret plans & specifications
RIICOM201D - Communicate in the workplace
RIISAM203D - Use hand & power tools
RIISAM204D - Operate small plant & equipment
RIIWHS201D - Work safely & follow WHS policies & procedures

Group G Electives

RIIBEF201D - Plan & organise work
RIICCM202D - Identify, locate & protect underground services
RIICCM205E - Carry out manual excavation
RIICCM206D - Support plant operations
RIICCM207D - Spread & compact materials manually
RIICCM208D - Carry out basic levelling
RIICCM210D - Install trench support
RIICRC208D - Lay pipes
RIISAM201D - Handle resources & infrastructure materials & safely dispose of non-toxic materials
RIIWHS302D - Implement traffic management plan
RIIWMG203D - Drain & dewater civil construction site

Group H Electives

RIICPL301D - Install water mains pipelines
RIICPL302D - Install stormwater systems
RIICPL303D - Install sewer pipelines

Group I Electives

RIICCM209D - Carry out concrete work
RIICRC203D - Install sub-soil drainage
RIIIMG301D - Maintain site records
RIIRIS201D - Conduct local risk control
RIIRIS202D - Respond to site based spills
RIISAM205D - Cut, weld & bend materials
RIIWHS202D - Enter & work in confined spaces
RIIWHS204D - Work safely at heights
RIIWHS205D - Control traffic with stop-slow bat
RIIWMG301D - Control construction site water table

Other Electives

RIIHAN309E - Conduct telescopic materials handler operations
RIIMPO315D - Conduct tractor operations
RIIMPO317E - Conduct roller operations
RIIMPO318E - Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations
RIIMPO319D - Conduct backhoe/loader operations
RIIMPO320E - Conduct civil construction excavator operations
RIIMPO321E - Conduct civil construction wheeled front end loader operations
RIIMPO323D - Conduct civil construction dozer operations
RIIMPO324E - Conduct civil grader operations
RIIMPO325D - Conduct civil construction scraper operations
RIIMPO326D - Conduct civil construction water cart operations
RIIMPO337D - Conduct articulated truck operations
RIIVEH304D - Conduct tip truck operations

Next Course is on:

QLD Learning Centre

33/17 Cairns Street, Loganholme QLD 4129

07 3806 0999


Total number of units = 25
7 core units
18 elective units

Ten must be chosen from Group G
At least one must be chosen from Group H
At least three must be chosen from Group I
No more than four may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.

Vocational Outcomes

Successful completion of this qualification will result in the student receiving a Nationally Recognised Certificate from the Resources and Infrastructure Training Package.

Funding Options

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) subsidy may be available, eligibility criteria applies.

Additional subsidies are also available, eligibility criteria also applies.

To discuss funding and subsidy availabilities, please contact us on 07 3806 0999 or email [email protected] discuss.

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