Certificate III in Trenchless Technology - RII31615

This qualification reflects the role of a skilled operator working in trenchless technology in the civil construction industry, 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.

Core Units

RIICCM209D - Carry out concrete work
RIIBEF201D - Plan & organise work
RIICCM201D - Carry out measurements & calculations
RIICCM202D - Identify, locate & protect underground services
RIICCM203D - Read & interpret plans & specifications
RIICCM205E - Carry out manual excavation
RIICCM206D - Support plant operations
RIICCM207D - Spread & compact materials manually
RIICCM208D - Carry out basic levelling
RIICCM210D - Install trench support
RIICOM201D - Communicate in the workplace
RIICRC203D - Install sub-soil drainage
RIIRIS201D - Conduct local risk control
RIISAM201D - Handle resources & infrastructure materials & safely dispose of non-toxic materials
RIISAM203D - Use hand & power tools
RIISAM204D - Operate small plant & equipment
RIIWHS201D - Work safely & follow WHS policies & procedures
RIIWMG203D - Drain & dewater civil construction site
RIIWMG301D - Control construction site water table

Group A Electives

NWPNET016 - Inspect sewer or stormwater line
NWPNET017 - Supervise & report on conduit inspections
RIICPL301D - Install water mains pipelines
RIICPL302D - Install stormwater systems
RIICPL303D - Install sewer pipelines
RIICTT301D - Conduct fluid assisted directional boring
RIICTT302D - Conduct impact moling, ramming & augering
RIICTT303D - Control micro tunnelling & pipe-jacking
RIICTT304D - Undertake on-line replacement for existing pipeline systems
RIICTT305D - Undertake localised repair & sealing of existing pipeline systems
RIICTT306D - Install cure in-place linings for existing pipeline systems
RIICTT307D - Spray linings for existing pipeline systems
RIICTT308D - Install close-fit linings for existing pipeline systems
RIICTT309D - Install slip lining in existing pipeline systems
RIICTT310D - Renovate large diameter pipes & chambers
RIIIMG301D - Maintain site records
RIIOGF302D - Operate drilling fluids & mud pits
RIIOGN303D - Operate mud systems

Group B Electives

NWPNET016 - Inspect sewer or stormwater line
RIICCM209D - Carry out concrete work
RIICRC208D - Lay pipes
RIIRIS202D - Responding to site based spills
RIISAM205D - Cut, weld & bend materials
RIIWHS202D - Enter & work in confined spaces
RIIWHS205D - Control traffic with stop-slow bat

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 construction grader operations
RIIMPO325D - Conduct civil construction scraper operations
RIIMPO326D - Conduct civil construction water cart operations
RIIMPO337D - Conduct articulated haul truck operations
RIIVEH304D - Conduct tip truck operations

Next Course is on:

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Total number of units = 26
18 core units
8 elective units

At least four must be chosen from Group A, of which at least one must be a trenchless technology (RIICTT) unit.
At least one must be chosen from Group B
No more than three 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. Talk to us about what your options may be.

Course Dates

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