If you would like to build a career as a mobile plant operator, bridge construction worker, pipe layer, or road construction worker — this is the qualification for you! Civil Construction is an area that offers fantastic job and career opportunities, working on projects such as new roads, bridges, train stations, schools and public buildings being constructed across WA, and this course will get you job ready for entry-level work.
You'll learn about safety and environmental protocols for a construction worksite; how to read plans and project specifications; use a range of hand and power tools; and perform accurate measurements and calculations. Depending on your TAFE or training provider, you will be able to choose specialist units in areas including bituminous surfacing; bridge construction; pipe laying; road construction; tunnel construction; timber bridges; traffic management; and general operational work.
Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course
To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.
If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.
This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as skilled operators with civil construction plant, who apply a broad range of skills in varied work contexts, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. These individuals may provide theoretical advice and support a team.
Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more
Choose a private training provider that delivers this course
This course is also available from registered training organisations (accredited private training providers) that are funded through Jobs and Skills WA. Select from the list below, and follow the link to the provider’s website for further information.
This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as skilled operators in civil construction, who apply a broad range of skills in varied work contexts, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. The individual may provide theoretical advice and support a team.
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, traffic management and general civil construction occupations.
This qualification can be delivered as an apprenticeship within the metro or remote area.
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This qualification is delivered through an apprenticeship pathway and reflects the role of a skilled operator working as a civil construction generalist, specialising in road construction and maintenance.
Apprentices attend training in a combination of onsite delivery and classroom-based learning at our Jandakot training skills centre.
Contact Civil Train WA today for more information
08 9417 1980 or firstname.lastname@example.org www.civiltrain.com.au
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