Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations


Duration: 12 - 24 months | Qualification: RII30820 - Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations
| Assessment Type: Theory and Practical  |   Prerequisite: No Prerequisite   |   Attendance: Onsite   |   Delivery Method: Face to face   |   Course Materials: All Included


This course is designed for individuals wanting to build their careers as a trade qualified Plant Operator with the nationally accredited Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations. This qualification combines best practice theory, with practical examples of workplace application.

You will learn how to safely operate plant equipment such as excavators, loaders, dozers and rollers, as well as work on exciting civil infrastructure projects in this booming industry. Construction plant operators are in demand in both the construction and mining industries. Jobs are expected to continue growing in these sectors. Construction plant operators are responsible for operating heavy machinery and equipment. In this training you will learn to work with machinery and equipment in a range of civil construction settings.

This qualification covers some of the following plants:

  • Grader
  • Dozer
  • Backhoe
  • Excavator
  • Skid Steer
  • Front End Loader
  • EWPs

In this course, you will learn how to:

  • Carry out measurements and calculations
  • Identify, locate and protect underground services
  • Carry out manual excavation
  • Carry out basic levelling
  • Use hand and power tools
  • Operate small plant and equipment
  • Drain civil construction sites
  • Apply risk management processes.

Upcoming Workshops

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