Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations - RII30815

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.

Core Units

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

RIICOM201D - Communicate in the workplace

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

Group A Electives

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

Group B Electives

RIIHAN309E - Conduct telescopic materials handler operations
RIIMPO315D - Conduct tractor operations
RIIMPO317E - Conduct roller operations
RIIMPO326D - Conduct civil construction water cart operations
RIIMPO337D - Conduct articulated truck operations
RIIVEH304D - Conduct tip truck operations

Group C Electives

RIICCM209D - Carry out concrete work
RIICCM210D - Install trench support
RIICRC208D - Lay pipes
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

Next Course is on:

QLD Learning Centre

33/17 Cairns Street, Loganholme QLD 4129

07 3806 0999


Total number of units = 19
14 core units
5 elective units

At least one must be chosen from Group A
At least two must be chosen from Group B
No more than two may be chosen from Group C
No more than one may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.


At least two must be chosen from Group A
A further three may be chosen from Group A, B or C
No more than one 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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