Certificate III in Civil Construction

Jobs and Skills WA: Engineering courses
Get in on the action, with a career in civil construction!

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.

Half price
VET for secondary students
Industry: Engineering and Mining
National course code: RII30920 | WA State ID: BGL0

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.

Call us on 9249 8778 to find out more.

Delivery location


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 courseswa@ccfsa.com.au www.civiltrain.com.au

[To work in civil, you need to train with the civil experts]

Delivery locations

Perth Metro
South West

The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.