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TAFE Australia Civil College courses – build a career in civil construction.

TAFE Australia Civil College offers a wide range of civil construction courses perfect for individuals who are new to the industry, those re-skilling or changing careers, or employers looking to train their staff. Course levels range from introductory to management level. Contact us for more information.

Introductory Courses

Get started in civil construction with an introductory course.

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Certificate II in Civil Construction

Why study this?

This course provides a comprehensive start to your career in civil construction and is for individuals new to the industry or those who would like to start their civil construction training while at school before moving into more specialised training at Certificate III level.

Students who undertake this training will be ready for entry level positions in the civil construction industry working on a range of tasks using basic tools and equipment and applying practical skills under supervision.
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Certificate II in Resource and Infrastructure Work Preparation

Why study this?

In the course students learn Workplace Health and Safety processes, work on large sites, use tools and equipment, develop methods of communication, and learn the processes involved in starting a career in civil construction, mining or quarrying.

Through our training partners, TAFE Australia provides students with real work place experience working on projects such as rehabilitating old quarry sites, where they can put into practice the skills they learn and be assessed on real tasks.

Career opportunities: Civil and general construction labourer
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Trade Level Civil Construction Courses

Build on your skills and qualification in civil construction.

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Certificate III in Civil Construction – Plant Operations

Why study this?

This nationally accredited, trade level course is for people who work as mobile plant operators in the civil construction industry. By completing this course, students will have the most current industry qualification for operating equipment such as excavators, loaders, dozers, graders and rollers and develop a range of skills related to earthworks, road construction and general civil works.

Career opportunities: Operator of any of the following; excavator, loader, dozer, bobcat, water cart, roller, haul truck, grader. *All plant operators require this qualification to operate plant and equipment in the civil construction industry.

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Certificate III in Civil Construction

Why study this?

This is where you choose the areas of work you intend to follow and the types of projects and activities you want to be involved in. There are a number of “streams” of training you can follow from constructing roads and bridges to pipe laying and tunnelling. This course make you fully qualified to work in any of these areas with the most up to date qualification available allowing you to work anywhere in Australia or internationally.

Career opportunities:

Pipe layer, road and bridge building teams, tunnelling and boring crew, general civil construction and maintenance worker.

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Concrete paving machine

Certificate III in Civil Construction – Road construction and Maintenance

Why study this?

This course is for people who wish to specialise in the construction and maintenance of all types of roads. You will learn about how to construct all different types of roads and operate the equipment required.

Career opportunities:

Construction of roads and highways, local government (council) workers.

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Certificate III in Civil Construction – Concrete Bridge Construction and Maintenance

Why study this?

This course is for people who wish to specialise in the construction and maintenance of concrete bridges. Whether you are working on large highway overpasses or smaller local and regional bridges, this course will give you the knowledge and skills for a career in this industry.

Career opportunities:

Roads and highway project teams, local government (councils) workers.

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Certificate III in Civil Construction – Pipe Laying

Why study this?

Pipe layers are involved in the installation of water lines, sewer and storm water infrastructure, gas and resource pipelines, data and electrical conduits and the various pits and access points that make up these networks. All major infrastructure projects have an element of pipe laying and installation of utilities and the skills learned here will allow you to work in this industry safely and with the latest knowledge.

Career opportunities:

Pipe layers are integral parts of all infrastructure project teams, sub divisions, roads, local government (council) workers, specialist pipe lines eg major oil and gas lines, water infrastructure, power stations, irrigation networks.

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SurfaceExtraction

Certificate III in Surface Extraction

Why study this?

Surface extraction is all about quarrying and surface mining operations. This course gives students the skills and knowledge they need to safely and competently operate the various plant and equipment involved in the extraction and processing of materials used for civil construction such as concrete, road construction materials, sand and aggregates.

Career opportunities:

Quarry operator, concrete plant worker, surface mining operator.

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Supervision and Management Civil Construction Courses

Supervise and manage within civil construction.

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Certificate IV in Civil Construction Supervision

Why study this?

This course is for people who have worked in the civil and construction industry and who are looking to establish themselves in supervisor roles.

Career opportunities:

Foremen, gangers, lead hands and civil works supervisors who are responsible for supervising civil works activities and management of civil works teams.

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Site administrator

Certificate IV in Civil Construction Operations

Why study this?

This course is for people performing specialist civil works. These qualifications extend your technical knowledge of civil construction works and involve the application of site works instructions, project plans, WHS and risk management procedures and practices to ensure project guidelines are met.

Career opportunities:

Specialist and advanced civil construction workers in lead hand or supervisor roles and site administrators.

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Diploma of Civil Construction Management

Why study this?

This course is for people involved in the administration and management of civil works operations. Traditionally these roles have been called site administrators, project administrators or site office managers. This qualification gives you management skills and knowledge related to civil construction projects and works.

Career opportunities:

Project managers, site managers, works superintendents, project administrators or site office managers

Contact Us Enquire About Course Price Download PDF

Introductory Courses

Get started in civil construction with an introductory course.

Certificate II in Civil Construction

Cert ii civil
Why study this?

This course provides a comprehensive start to your career in civil construction and is for individuals new to the industry or those who would like to start their civil construction training while at school before moving into more specialised training at Certificate III level.

Students who undertake this training will be ready for entry level positions in the civil construction industry working on a range of tasks using basic tools and equipment and applying practical skills under supervision.
Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Certificate II in Resource and Infrastructure Work Preparation

Cert II work prep
Why study this?

In the course students learn Workplace Health and Safety processes, work on large sites, use tools and equipment, develop methods of communication, and learn the processes involved in starting a career in civil construction, mining or quarrying.

Through our training partners, TAFE Australia provides students with real work place experience working on projects such as rehabilitating old quarry sites, where they can put into practice the skills they learn and be assessed on real tasks.

Career opportunities: Civil and general construction labourer
Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Trade Level Civil Construction Courses

Build on your skills and qualification in civil construction.

Certificate III in Civil Construction – Plant Operations

home quarry plant ops
Why study this?

This nationally accredited, trade level course is for people who work as mobile plant operators in the civil construction industry. By completing this course, students will have the most current industry qualification for operating equipment such as excavators, loaders, dozers, graders and rollers and develop a range of skills related to earthworks, road construction and general civil works.

Career opportunities: Operator of any of the following; excavator, loader, dozer, bobcat, water cart, roller, haul truck, grader. *All plant operators require this qualification to operate plant and equipment in the civil construction industry.

Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Certificate III in Civil Construction

Home-C3-general
Why study this?

This is where you choose the areas of work you intend to follow and the types of projects and activities you want to be involved in. There are a number of “streams” of training you can follow from constructing roads and bridges to pipe laying and tunnelling. This course make you fully qualified to work in any of these areas with the most up to date qualification available allowing you to work anywhere in Australia or internationally.

Career opportunities:

Pipe layer, road and bridge building teams, tunnelling and boring crew, general civil construction and maintenance worker.

Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Certificate III in Civil Construction – Road construction and Maintenance

Concrete paving machine
Why study this?

This course is for people who wish to specialise in the construction and maintenance of all types of roads. You will learn about how to construct all different types of roads and operate the equipment required.

Career opportunities:

Construction of roads and highways, local government (council) workers.

Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Certificate III in Civil Construction – Concrete Bridge Construction and Maintenance

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Why study this?

This course is for people who wish to specialise in the construction and maintenance of concrete bridges. Whether you are working on large highway overpasses or smaller local and regional bridges, this course will give you the knowledge and skills for a career in this industry.

Career opportunities:

Roads and highway project teams, local government (councils) workers.

Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Certificate III in Civil Construction – Pipe Laying

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Why study this?

Pipe layers are involved in the installation of water lines, sewer and storm water infrastructure, gas and resource pipelines, data and electrical conduits and the various pits and access points that make up these networks. All major infrastructure projects have an element of pipe laying and installation of utilities and the skills learned here will allow you to work in this industry safely and with the latest knowledge.

Career opportunities:

Pipe layers are integral parts of all infrastructure project teams, sub divisions, roads, local government (council) workers, specialist pipe lines eg major oil and gas lines, water infrastructure, power stations, irrigation networks.

Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Certificate III in Surface Extraction

SurfaceExtraction
Why study this?

Surface extraction is all about quarrying and surface mining operations. This course gives students the skills and knowledge they need to safely and competently operate the various plant and equipment involved in the extraction and processing of materials used for civil construction such as concrete, road construction materials, sand and aggregates.

Career opportunities:

Quarry operator, concrete plant worker, surface mining operator.

Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Supervision and Management Civil Construction Courses

Supervise and manage within civil construction.

Certificate IV in Civil Construction Supervision

supervisor
Why study this?

This course is for people who have worked in the civil and construction industry and who are looking to establish themselves in supervisor roles.

Career opportunities:

Foremen, gangers, lead hands and civil works supervisors who are responsible for supervising civil works activities and management of civil works teams.

Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Certificate IV in Civil Construction Operations

Site administrator
Why study this?

This course is for people performing specialist civil works. These qualifications extend your technical knowledge of civil construction works and involve the application of site works instructions, project plans, WHS and risk management procedures and practices to ensure project guidelines are met.

Career opportunities:

Specialist and advanced civil construction workers in lead hand or supervisor roles and site administrators.

Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF

Diploma of Civil Construction Management

Foreman2
Why study this?

This course is for people involved in the administration and management of civil works operations. Traditionally these roles have been called site administrators, project administrators or site office managers. This qualification gives you management skills and knowledge related to civil construction projects and works.

Career opportunities:

Project managers, site managers, works superintendents, project administrators or site office managers

Contact Us Calculate Course Price Download PDF