Certificate II in Civil Construction

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This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in an operational role in civil construction, who undertake a prescribed range of tasks using limited practical skills and fundamental knowledge, in a defined context working under supervision.

General Course Information

Course CodeRII20715
FacultyVET
SectorVocational Education & Training - VET
AwardCertificate II
Apprenticeship availableNo
Year Offered2017- Intake offered to new and continuing students
Full Time Equivalent (FTE)1
Units RequiredTotal 16Core 10Elective 6
Nominal HoursMinimum 495Maximum 520
Last updateMonday, 31 October 2016 02:06 pm
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Course's Descriptors


Course Requirements

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. To achieve a Certificate II in Civil Construction a total of SIXTEEN (16) unit of competency must be completed. this comprises of TEN (10) core units of competency and SIX (6) elective units of competency as outlined in the packaging rules.

Unit Summary

Unit CodeTitleHours
Core Units
RIIBEF201DPlan and organise work20
RIICCM201DCarry out measurements and calculation20
RIICCM202DIdentify, locate and protect underground services30
RIISAM204DOperate small plant equipment20
RIISAM203DUse hand and power tools80
RIICOM201DCommunicate in the workplace20
RIICCM207DSpread and compact materials manually12
RIICCM205ECarry out manual excavation8
RIICCM203DRead and interpret plans and job specifications40
RIIWHS201DWork safely and follow WHS policies and procedures20
Elective Units
RIICCM206DSupport plant operations8
CPCCLDG3001ALicence to perform dogging80
CPCCLRG3001ALicence to perform rigging basic level196
RIIHAN301DOperate elevating work platform40
RIIWHS205DControl traffic with stop-slow bat20
RIIWMG203DDrain and dewater civil construction site20

Individual Unit's Descriptors


Core


Plan and organise work

Code - RIIBEF201D Contact Hours - 20
This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to plan and organise work in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.
    This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles.
      Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit.

      Carry out measurements and calculation

      Code - RIICCM201D Contact Hours - 20
      This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to carry out measurements and calculations in Civil Construction.
        This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles.
          Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit.

          Identify, locate and protect underground services

          Code - RIICCM202D Contact Hours - 30
          This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to identify, locate and protect underground services in Civil Construction. This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles

          Operate small plant equipment

          Code - RIISAM204D Contact Hours - 20
          This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to operate small plant and equipment in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry.

          Use hand and power tools

          Code - RIISAM203D Contact Hours - 80
          This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to use hand and power tools in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry.
            This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles.
              No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

              Communicate in the workplace

              Code - RIICOM201D Contact Hours - 20
              This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to communicate in the workplace within the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.
                This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles.
                  No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

                  Spread and compact materials manually

                  Code - RIICCM207D Contact Hours - 12
                  This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to spread and compact materials manually in Civil construction.

                  Carry out manual excavation

                  Code - RIICCM205E Contact Hours - 8
                  This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to carry out manual excavation in Civil construction.

                  Read and interpret plans and job specifications

                  Code - RIICCM203D Contact Hours - 40
                  This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to read and interpret plans and specifications in Civil Construction. This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles. Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit.

                  Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

                  Code - RIIWHS201D Contact Hours - 20
                  This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.
                      This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles.
                        Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and Industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the unit.
                          Note: The terms Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and Work Health and Safety (WHS) are equivalent and generally either can be used in the workplace. In jurisdictions where the National Model WHS Legislation has not been implemented RTOs are advised to contextualise the unit of competency by referring to the existing State/Territory OHS legislative requirements.

                          Elective


                          Support plant operations

                          Code - RIICCM206D Contact Hours - 8
                          This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to support plant operations in Civil construction.

                          Licence to perform dogging

                          Code - CPCCLDG3001A Contact Hours - 80
                          This unit specifies the outcomes required to perform slinging techniques, including the selection and inspection of lifting gear and/or the directing of the crane operator in the movement of the load when the load is out of view of the crane/ operator for licensing purposes.

                          Licence to perform rigging basic level

                          Code - CPCCLRG3001A Contact Hours - 196
                          This unit specifies the outcomes required to perform basic rigging work associated with movement of plant and equipment, steel erections, hoists (including mast climbing hoists), placement of pre-cast concrete, safety nets and static lines, perimeter safety screens and shutters; and cantilever crane loading platforms for licensing purposes.

                          Operate elevating work platform

                          Code - RIIHAN301D Contact Hours - 40
                          This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to operate an elevating work platform in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.

                          Control traffic with stop-slow bat

                          Code - RIIWHS205D Contact Hours - 20
                          This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to control traffic with stop-slow bat in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries

                          Drain and dewater civil construction site

                          Code - RIIWMG203D Contact Hours - 20
                          This unit develops a participant’s skills and knowledge required to drain and dewater civil construction sites in Civil construction.
                          Course Authorisation
                          Last updateMonday, 31 October 2016 02:06 pm
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                          Review DateSunday, 13 November 2016 01:33 am