Civil Construction

Course Name:

Certificate II in Civil Construction

Course Description:

This course is designed to develop the foundational skills necessary to gain
access to an apprenticeship in civil construction.

Participants will complete a total of 16 units over a 15 week period. The course is very practical with assessments based on hands on tasks. You will develop a number of practical skills and learn how to safely use and maintain tools and equipment used in Civil Construction.

The course also includes:

  • Construction Induction Card
  • Operator Forklift Training
  • Stop/Slow Bat Traffic Control Training
  • Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic level

Course Units:

RIIBEF201D Plan and organise work
RIICCM201D Carry out measurements and calculations
RIICCM202D Identify, locate and protect underground services
RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and job specifications
RIICCM205E Carry out manual excavation
RIICCM207D Spread and compact materials manually
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 six elective units yet to be confirmed


15 weeks (3 days per week)

Class Times:


Program Commences:

February & August


Norlane Community Centre and The Gordon East Campus, 180 Boundary Road, East Geelong

Course Adviser:

Bryan Moore

Additional Info:


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