RII30915 – Certificate III in Civil Construction

Course Code and Name:
RII30915 – Certificate III in Civil Construction

Qualification Description:

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 specialist occupations in bituminous surfacing, bridge construction and maintenance, pipe laying, road construction and maintenance, road marking, tunnel construction, timber bridge construction and maintenance, civil construction general and traffic management occupations. The individual may provide theoretical advice and support a team.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this qualification can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the qualification.

Entry Requirements:
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules:

The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.

There are no prerequisites to imported units listed in this qualification.

The qualification has core and elective units of competency that cover the skills for the following eight (8) specialist and one (1) general Civil construction streams:


  • Requirements for completion of Stream 1 – Bituminous Surfacing include:
    Total number of units = 25


    • Core units of competency  
      Unit code  Unit title 
      RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
      RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
      RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications
      RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
      RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
      RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
      RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

      plus
    • 18 elective units, of which:
      • seven (7) must be chosen from

        Group A  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICBS202D Hand spread asphalt
        RIICBS203D Safely handle bituminous materials
        RIICBS207D Take samples of materials used in road surfacing
        RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually
        RIIIMG301D Maintain site records
        RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials
        RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan

      • at least three (3) must be chosen from

        Group B  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICBS301D Conduct profile planer operations
        RIICBS302D Conduct paver screeding operations
        RIICBS303D Conduct materials transfer vehicle operations
        RIICBS304D Compact asphalt with rollers
        RIICBS305D Conduct asphalt paver operations
        RIICBS306D Conduct slurry sealing operations
        RIICBS307D Conduct bitumen sprayer operations
        RIICBS308D Load aggregate using a purpose built loader
        RIICBS309D Conduct self-propelled aggregate spreader operations
        RIICBS310D Conduct patching operations
        RIICBS311D Produce asphalt products
        RIICBS312D Conduct bitumen tanker operations
        RIICBS402D Apply the principles for the application of bituminous sprayed treatment

      • at least three (3) must be chosen from

        Group C  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
        BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
        BSBFLM305 Support operational plan
        BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
        RIICBS201D Conduct tack coat spraying operations
        RIICBS204D Conduct aggregate spreader box operations
        RIICBS205D Roll aggregate in sprayed sealing operations
        RIICBS206D Conduct pavement sweeping operations
        RIICBS208D Conduct road maintenance operations
        RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavation
        RIIRIS202D Respond to site based spills
        RIIVEH304D Conduct tip truck operations
        RIICBS402D Apply the principles for the application of bituminous sprayed treatment

      • no more than five (5) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.


  • Requirements for completion of Stream 2 – Bridge Construction & Maintenance include:
    Total number of units = 25


    • Core units of competency  
      Unit code  Unit title 
      RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
      RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
      RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications
      RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
      RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
      RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
      RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

      plus
    • 18 elective units, of which:
      • eight (8) must be chosen from

        Group D  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICCM202D Identify, locate and protect underground services
        RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavation
        RIICCM206D Support plant operations
        RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually
        RIICCM208D Carry out basic levelling
        RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials
        RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan
        RIIWMG203D Drain and dewater civil construction site

      • at least two (2) must be chosen from

        Group E  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICBM301D Maintain concrete bridges
        RIICBM302D Install pre-cast girders
        RIICBM303D Install pre-cast parapets
        RIICBM304D Operate a bridge inspection unit
        RIICBM305D Install pre-cast concrete bridge decks
        RIICBM306D Undertake concreting work on concrete bridges
        RIICBM307D Construct formwork and false work on concrete bridges

      • at least three (3) must be chosen from

        Group F  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
        CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
        CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging – basic level
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLSF2001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding – basic level
        CPCCSF2004A Place and fix reinforcement materials
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
        RIICBM201D Strip pile heads
        RIICCM209D Carry out concrete work
        RIICCM210D Install trench support
        RIICCM211D Erect and dismantle temporary fencing and gates
        RIICCM301D Construct and dismantle fences and gates
        RIICRC201D Repair potholes
        RIICRC208D Lay pipes
        RIIHAN208D Perform dogging
        RIIHAN211D Conduct basic scaffolding operations
        RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform
        RIIHAN302D Conduct intermediate scaffolding operations
        RIIIMG301D Maintain site records
        RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
        RIIRIS202D Respond to site based spills
        RIISAM205D Cut, weld and bend materials
        RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces
        RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
        RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat
        RIIWMG301D Control construction site water table
        TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck

      • no more than five (5) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.


  • Requirements for completion of Stream 3 – Pipe Laying include:
    Total number of units = 25


    • Core units of competency  
      Unit code  Unit title 
      RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
      RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
      RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications
      RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
      RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
      RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
      RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

      plus
    • 18 elective units, of which:
      • ten (10) must be chosen from

        Group G  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICCM202D Identify, locate and protect underground services
        RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavation
        RIICCM206D Support plant operations
        RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually
        RIICCM208D Carry out basic levelling
        RIICCM210D Install trench support
        RIICRC208D Lay pipes
        RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials
        RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan
        RIIWMG203D Drain and dewater civil construction site

      • at least one (1) must be chosen from

        Group H  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICPL301D Install water mains pipelines
        RIICPL302D Install storm water systems
        RIICPL303D Install sewer pipelines

      • at least three (3) must be chosen from

        Group I  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
        CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
        CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging – basic level
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLSF2001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding – basic level
        RIICCM209D Carry out concrete work
        RIICCM211D Erect and dismantle temporary fencing and gates
        RIICCM301D Construct and dismantle fences and gates
        RIICPL304D Install pre-cast gully pits
        RIICPL305D Install pre-case access chambers
        RIICRC201D Repair potholes
        RIICRC203D Install sub-soil drainage
        RIICRC209D Lay reinforced concrete box culverts
        RIICRC301D Maintain drainage systems
        RIIHAN208D Perform dogging
        RIIHAN211D Conduct basic scaffolding operations
        RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform
        RIIIMG301D Maintain site records
        RIIMPO327E Conduct pipe layer operations
        RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
        RIIRIS202D Respond to site based spills
        RIISAM205D Cut, weld and bend materials
        RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces
        RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
        RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat
        RIIWMG301D Control construction site water table
        UEGNSG202B Construct and lay distribution pipelines
        TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck

      • no more than four (4) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.


  • Requirements for completion of Stream 4 – Road Construction and Maintenance include:
    Total number of units = 25


    • Core units of competency  
      Unit code  Unit title 
      RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
      RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
      RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications
      RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
      RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
      RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
      RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

      plus
    • 18 elective units, of which:
      • nine (9) must be chosen from

        Group J  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICCM202D Identify, locate and protect underground services
        RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavation
        RIICCM206D Support plant operations
        RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually
        RIICCM208D Carry out basic levelling
        RIICRC201D Repair potholes
        RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials
        RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan
        RIIWMG203D Drain and dewater civil construction site

      • at least two (2) must be chosen from

        Group K  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICRC301D Maintain drainage systems
        RIICRC302D Place and form concrete kerb, channel and fixtures
        RIICRC303D Lay pavers
        RIICRC304D Maintain sealed roads
        RIICRC305D Conduct road construction paver screeding operations
        RIICRC306D Conduct earthworks
        RIICRC307D Conduct road pavement construction
        RIICRC309D Conduct stabiliser operations
        RIICRC311D Conduct concrete road paver operations
        RIICRC312D Setup and maintain concrete paver stringlines
        RIICRC313D Conduct concrete road curing and texturing operations
        RIICRC314D Handle concrete materials
        RIICRC315D Use concreting materials and equipment
        RIICRC316D Place and compact concrete
        RIICRC317D Finish concrete pavements
        RIICRC318D Cure concrete
        RIICRC319D Saw and cut concrete pavements to initiate planned cracks
        RIICRC320D Seal concrete pavements
        RIICRC321D Use automated paving guidance systems
        RIICRC322D Receive, check and record concrete deliveries
        RIICRC323D Insert tie bars in fresh concrete

      • at least two (2) must be chosen from

        Group L  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
        CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
        CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging – basic level
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLSF2001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding – basic level
        CPCCSF2004A Place and fix reinforcement materials
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
        FWPCOT2239 Trim and cut felled trees
        FWPFGM3212 Fall trees manually (intermediate)
        RIICBS202D Hand spread asphalt
        RIICBS203D Safely handle bituminous materials
        RIICBS301D Conduct profile planer operations
        RIICCM209D Carry out concrete work
        RIICCM210D Install trench support
        RIICCM211D Erect and dismantle temporary fencing and gates
        RIICCM301D Construct and dismantle fences and gates
        RIICPL302D Install storm water systems
        RIICPL304D Install pre-cast gully pits
        RIICPL305D Install pre-cast access chambers
        RIICRC202D Install signs
        RIICRC203D Install sub-soil drainage
        RIICRC204D Install and maintain roadside fixtures
        RIICRC205D Install utility poles
        RIICRC206D Install pre-cast concrete crash barriers
        RIICRC207D Install noise barriers
        RIICRC208D Lay pipes
        RIICRC209D Lay reinforced concrete box culverts
        RIIHAN201E Operate a forklift
        RIIHAN208D Perform dogging
        RIIHAN211D Conduct basic scaffolding operations
        RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform
        RIIHAN307E Operate a vehicle loading crane
        RIIIMG301D Maintain site records
        RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
        RIIRIS202D Respond to site based spills
        RIISAM205D Cut, weld and bend materials
        RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces
        RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
        RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat
        RIIWMG301D Control construction site water table
        TLID3011 Conduct specialised forklift operations
        TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck

      • no more than five (5) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.
      • at least five (5) of the eighteen (18) elective units chosen must be road construction and maintenance (RIICRC) units.


  • Requirements for completion of Stream 5 – Road Marking include:
    Total number of units = 22


    • Core units of competency  
      Unit code  Unit title 
      RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
      RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
      RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications
      RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
      RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
      RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
      RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

      plus
    • 15 elective units, of which:
      • four (4) must be chosen from

        Group M  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICRM202D Handle and store road marking materials
        RIICRM204D Prepare surface for road marking
        RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials
        RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan

      • at least one (1) must be chosen from

        Group N  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICRM301D Conduct ride on road marking operations
        RIICRM302D Conduct long line road marking operations
        RIICRM303D Conduct thermo plastic road marking operations

      • at least six (6) must be chosen from

        Group O  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
        CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging – basic level
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLSF2001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding – basic level
        RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavation
        RIICCM206D Support plant operations
        RIICCM208D Carry out basic levelling
        RIICCM209D Carry out concrete work
        RIICRC202D Install signs
        RIICRM201D Escort mobile road marking operations
        RIICRM203D Conduct pedestrian road marking operations
        RIICRM205D Conduct road marking measuring operations
        RIICRM206D Conduct airless and atomised spraying operations
        RIICRM207D Install raised pavement markers
        RIIHAN201E Operate a forklift
        RIIHAN208D Perform dogging
        RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform
        RIIHAN307E Operate a vehicle loading crane
        RIIIMG301D Maintain site records
        RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
        RIIRIS202D Respond to site based spills
        RIISAM205D Cut, weld and bend materials
        RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
        RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat
        TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck

      • no more than four (4) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.
      • at least seven (7) of the fifteen (15) elective units chosen must be road marking (RIICRM) units.


  • Requirements for completion of Stream 6 – Tunnel Construction include:
    Total number of units = 25


    • Core units of competency  
      Unit code  Unit title 
      RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
      RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
      RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications
      RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
      RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
      RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
      RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

      plus
    • 18 elective units, of which:
      • eight (8) must be chosen from

        Group P  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICCM202D Identify, locate and protect underground services
        RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavation
        RIICCM206D Support plant operations
        RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually
        RIICCM208D Carry out basic levelling
        RIICRC203D Install sub-soil drainage
        RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of non toxic materials
        RIIWMG203D Drain and dewater civil construction site

      • at least three (3) must be chosen from

        Group Q  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIIBLA303D Conduct underground development shotfiring
        RIICCM301D Construct and dismantle fences and gates
        RIICFW302D Install temporary and permanent rock anchors
        RIICFW303D Install primary ground support
        RIICRC301D Maintain drainage systems
        RIICTC301D Install tunnelling constructions services
        RIICTC302D Line tunnel
        RIICTC303D Excavate tunnel by machine
        RIICTC304D Muck out tunnel earthworks
        RIICTC305D Construct portals
        RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform
        RIIUND310D Apply shot-crete
        RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan

      • at least two (2) must be chosen from

        Group R  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
        CPCCCM2007B Use explosive power tools
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
        CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging – basic level
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLSF2001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding – basic level
        RIIBLA202F Support underground shotfiring operations
        RIIBLA205D Store, handle and transport explosives
        RIICCM209D Carry out concrete work
        RIICCM210D Install trench support
        RIICCM211D Erect and dismantle temporary fencing and gates
        RIICRC201D Repair potholes
        RIICRC208D Lay pipes
        RIIHAN208D Perform dogging
        RIIHAN211D Conduct basic scaffolding operations
        RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
        RIIRIS202D Respond to site based spills
        RIISAM205D Cut, weld and bend materials
        RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces
        RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
        RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat
        TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck

      • no more than five (5) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.
      • at least two (2) of the eighteen (18) elective units chosen must be tunnel construction (RIICTC) units.


  • Requirements for completion of Stream 7 – Timber Bridge Construction and Maintenance include:
    Total number of units = 28


    • Core units of competency  
      Unit code  Unit title 
      RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
      RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
      RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications
      RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
      RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
      RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
      RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

      plus
    • 21 elective units, of which:
      • twelve (12) must be chosen from

        Group S  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICCM202D Identify, locate and protect underground services
        RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavation
        RIICCM206D Support plant operations
        RIICCM210D Install trench support
        RIICTB201D Maintain timber bridges
        RIICTB301D Undertake visual inspection
        RIICTB302D Install temporary support members
        RIICTB304D Install or replace sub-structure members
        RIICTB305D Install or replace super-structure members
        RIICTB306D Splice and connect timber members
        RIISAM201D Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials
        RIIWHS202D Enter and work in confined spaces

      • at least two (2) must be chosen from

        Group T  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICBM304D Operate a bridge inspection unit
        RIICBM307D Construct formwork and false work on concrete bridges
        RIICCM301D Construct and dismantle fences and gates
        RIICFW304D Conduct pile driving operations
        RIICFW306D Direct pile driving operations
        RIICTB303D Erect a temporary modular support system (bailey) on an existing bridge
        RIICTB307D Assemble a temporary modular bridge
        RIICTB308D Install or replace truss members
        RIICTB309D Construct, maintain and remove coffer dams
        RIICTB310D Construct specialised timber deck systems
        RIIHAN302D Conduct intermediate scaffolding operations
        RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan

      • at least two (2) must be chosen from

        Group U  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
        CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging – basic level
          • Prerequisite unit: CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
        CPCCLSF2001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding – basic level
        FWPCOT2239 Trim and cut felled trees
        RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually
        RIICCM208D Carry out basic levelling
        RIICCM209D Carry out concrete work
        RIICTB202D Apply bridge durability treatment
        RIICTB203D Produce drawings and sketches
        RIIHAN208D Perform dogging
        RIIHAN211D Conduct basic scaffolding operations
        RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
        RIIRIS202D Respond to site based spills
        RIISAM205D Cut, weld and bend materials
        RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
        RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat
        RIIWMG203D Drain and dewater civil construction site
        TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck

      • no more than five (5) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.


  • Requirements for completion of Stream 8 – Traffic Management include:
    Total number of units = 23


    • Core units of competency  
      Unit code  Unit title 
      RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
      RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
      RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications
      RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
      RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
      RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
      RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

      plus
    • 16 elective units, of which:
      • eight (8) must be chosen from

        Group V  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        FDFOP1003A Carry out manual handling tasks
        RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
        RIIRTM203D Work as a safety observer/spotter
        RIISTD201D Read and interpret maps
        RIIVEH201D Operate light vehicle
        RIIWHS205D Control traffic with a stop/slow bat
        RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan
        TLIE3004 Prepare workplace documents

      • at least two (2) must be chosen from

        Group W  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICRM201E Escort mobile works
        RIICWD503D Prepare work zone traffic management plan
        RIIRTM301D Operate a truck or trailer mounted attenuator
        RIIRTM201D Position and set up a variable message sign
        RIIRTM202D Position and set up portable traffic signals

      • at least three (3) must be chosen from

        Group X  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
        BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
        HLTAID003 Provide first aid
        RIIBEF202D Identify and rectify site operating problems
        RIIBEF301D Run on-site operations
        RIICCM206D Support plant operations
        RIICRC202D Install signs
        RIICRC206D Install pre-cast concrete crash barriers
        RIIGOV201D Comply with site work processes/procedures
        RIIHAN201E Operate a forklift
        RIIQUA201D Maintain and monitor site quality standards
        RIIRIS301D Apply risk management processes
        TAEDEL301 Provide work skill instruction
        TLIE2007 Use communication systems
        TLIL1001 Complete workplace orientation/induction procedures

      • no more than three (3) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.


  • Requirements for completion of Stream 9 – Civil Construction General include:
    Total number of units = 25


    • Core units of competency  
      Unit code  Unit title 
      RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
      RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
      RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and specifications
      RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
      RIISAM203D Use hand and power tools
      RIISAM204D Operate small plant and equipment
      RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

      plus
    • 18 elective units, of which:
      • at least ten (10) must be chosen from

        Group V  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        FDFOP1003A Carry out manual handling tasks
        RIIRIS201D Conduct local risk control
        RIIRTM203D Work as a safety observer/spotter
        RIISTD201D Read and interpret maps
        RIIVEH201D Operate light vehicle
        RIIWHS205D Control traffic with a stop/slow bat
        RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan
        TLIE3004 Prepare workplace documents

      • at least three (3) must be chosen from

        Group W  
        Unit code  Unit title 
        RIICRM201E Escort mobile works
        RIICWD503D Prepare work zone traffic management plan
        RIIRTM301D Operate a truck or trailer mounted attenuator
        RIIRTM201D Position and set up a variable message sign
        RIIRTM202D Position and set up portable traffic signals

      • no more than five (5) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.

The core and elective unit requirements of one (1) stream must be met for this qualification to be awarded.

All elective units selected for this qualification must reflect current occupational and learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level.

There are both licensed and non-licensed units of competency relating to high risk work in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package. To be appointed under any statutory requirements in related roles, units of competency should be selected to meet the state/territory licensing requirements.

There are prerequisites to imported units listed in this qualification. Where a unit is imported as an elective care must be taken to ensure that all prerequisites specified are complied with.