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- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- Apprenticeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally accredited Certificate III in Civil Construction (Road Construction and Maintenance) will equip you with the skills you need to maintain the longevity and safety of our road network. Keep Australia moving and start your career working on road projects that make a difference.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course work, you will learn to:
- Measure and calculate materials
- Read and interpret plans
- Use hand and power tools
- Operate small plant and equipment
You will also learn about work health and safety, planning and organisation in the civil construction industry.
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal qualities and skills needed to get ahead in this field:
- Analytical skills to read and interpret plans and specifications
- Collaboration and team work
- Problem solving with a solutions focus
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing the course will equip you with:
- Practical skills in operating hand and power tools, and heavy machinery
- Civil construction worker
- Civil construction road surfacing worker
- Civil construction (general) worker
- Civil construction site maintenance worker
- Civil construction mobile plant worker
GROW YOUR CAREER
Build on your career with further learning:
- Certificate IV in Civil Construction (Operations)
- Certificate IV in Civil Construction (Supervision)
- Diploma of Civil Construction (Engineering and Management)
- Associate Degree of Civil Construction (Engineering and Management)
The civil construction sector is booming across NSW. Skilled construction workers are in high demand due to project works commissioned by the Federal and state government, local councils and private contracting firms.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course
This is a blended course delivered by workplace visits.
You may also be required to complete approximately 10 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study and workplace experience.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- Working in the civil construction industry and are looking at expanding their knowledge and skills in this industry.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
This course will be delivered by workplace visits. An individual training plan will be provided when you enrol in this course. Your plan will outline the recommended study timetable and detail your units and assessments.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee please call 131 601 for full details.
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|RIIWHS201D||Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures|
|RIIBEF201D||Plan and organise work|
|RIICOM201D||Communicate in the workplace|
|RIICCM201D||Carry out measurements and calculations|
|RIICCM203D||Read and interpret plans and job specifications|
|RIISAM203D||Use hand and power tools|
|RIISAM204D||Operate small plant and equipment|
|RIICCM205E||Carry out manual excavation|
|RIICCM207D||Spread and compact materials manually|
|RIICCM202D||Identify, locate and protect underground services|
|RIICCM208D||Carry out basic levelling|
|RIICCM206D||Support plant operations|
|RIIWMG203D||Drain and dewater civil construction site|
|RIISAM201D||Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials|
|RIIWHS302D||Implement traffic management plan|
|RIICRC301D||Maintain drainage systems|
|RIICRC302D||Place and form concrete kerb, channel and fixtures|
|RIICRC304D||Maintain sealed roads|
|RIICRC307D||Conduct road pavement construction|
|RIICBS202D||Hand spread asphalt|
|RIIRIS201D||Conduct local risk control|
|RIICCM210D||Install trench support|
|RIICCM209D||Carry out concrete work|
|RIICPL302D||Install stormwater systems|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Foleys Lane, North Wollongong
Phone 131 601
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