WST Certificate III in Civil Construction (General)

  • Code

    RII30920
  • Price

    $4000

  • Duration

    36 Month apprenticeship

Description

The Civil Construction industry plays a large part in our day to day living. We all use pathways, roads, bridges, drainage, and other infrastructure daily. People in the industry work on projects covering such diverse fields as roads, subdivisions, bridgeworks, railways, harbours, sewerage and drainage, electrical infrastructure, pipelines, and recreation works. Civil Construction is the most significant participant in the building environment, active across a range of sectors – the commercial sector, as well as Local and State Government.

Units of competency

Total number of units = 25
8 core units plus 17 elective units

Core units

  • RIIBEF201E Plan and organise work
  • RIICCM201E Carry out measurements and calculations
  • RIICCM203E Read and interpret plans and job specifications
  • RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace
  • RIIRIS301E Apply risk management processes
  • RIISAM203E Use hand and power tools
  • RIISAM204E Operate small plant and equipment
  • RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

Elective units

  • RIIRTM201E Position, set up and operate variable message signs
  • RIIRTM202E Position, set up and operate portable traffic signals
  • RIICRM20F Escort mobile works
  • RIICCM202E Identify, locate and protect underground services
  • RIICRC202E Install signs
  • RIIMG301E Maintain site records
  • RIIRIS202E Respond to site-based spills
  • RIIWHS302E Implement Traffic management plans
  • RIIWHS205E Control traffic with stop-slow bat
  • BSBXTW301 Work in a team
  • BSBTWK301 Use inclusive work practices
  • RIICRC204E Install and maintain roadside fixtures
  • RIIRIS201E Conduct local risk control
  • RIICCM205F Carry out manual excavation
  • RIIVEH201E Operate a light vehicle
  • TLIE3004 Prepare workplace documents
  • CPCCWHS2001 Apply WHS requirements, policies, and procedures in the construction industry

Delivery

This course is delivered by combination of face-to-face classroom, online activities, simulated and real-life workplace environments. Throughout the duration of your training, you will be provided with all resources and learning materials needed to complete this course. You will maintain a logbook of tasks undertaken on the job.

Assessments

Assessments are conducted in simulated and real-life workplace situations. Written assessments and quizzes may also form parts of your assessment. SafeWork units will be assessed by SafeWork NSW approved assessors.

Requirements

Enrolment requirements:

  • Proof of identity
  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to www.usi.gov.au

Training and assessment requirements:

  • PPE must be worn (boots, long pants, long sleeve shirt, hat/cap, sun glasses)
  • Students will need a basic understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at a basic level.

Course pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

A general construction induction card (White Card) will be required to enter a construction site and be a requirement of your apprenticeship.

What to expect

Training will include:

  • classroom activities
  • theory questionnaires and group activities
  • on the job practical tasks

Learning outcomes

  • Plan and organise civil construction tasks
  • Read and interpret plans
  • Use hand and power tools
  • Operate a small plant and equipment
  • Follow work health and safety (WHS) procedures
  • Perform measurements and calculations

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Licencing and regulatory advice or requirements are dependent on elective units of competency chosen.

Pathways to further training

The units included in this course may provide credit towards Certificate II and Certificate III qualifications in the RII Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package and other training packages, such as RII30920 Certificate III in Civil Construction or equivalent.

WST Certificate IV Work Health and Safety

  • Code

    BSB41419
  • Price

    $4000
  • Duration

    12 months

Description

The nationally accredited Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety is the perfect course for those who are passionate about keeping their workplace safe. Designed by industry professionals, this qualification will give you a broad range of practical knowledge and skills, allowing you to confidently assess risks.

Through a mix of theory and practical course work you will learn to:

  • Assist with responding to incidents
  • Contribute to WHS hazard identification
  • Assess and control risks
  • Assist with compliance with current WHS regulations

Units of competency

Core Units

  • BSBWHS412 Assist with workplace compliance with WHS laws
  • BSBWHS413 Contribute to implementation and maintenance of WHS consultation and participation processes
  • BSBWHS414 Contribute to WHS risk management
  • BSBWHS415 Contribute to implementing WHS management systems
  • BSBWHS416 Contribute to workplace incident response

Elective units Group A

  • BSBWHS418 Assist with managing WHS compliance of contractors
  • BSBWHS419 Contribute to implementing WHS monitoring processes
  • BSBWRT411 Write complex documents

Group B and imported electives (choose two)

  • RIIRIS402E Carry out the risk management process (TMD)
  • RIICWD503E Prepare traffic management plans and traffic guidance schemes (TMD)
  • BSBLDR411 Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
  • RIIRTM301E Operate truck or trailer mounted attenuators (please note pre-requisites apply)
  • BSBSTR401 Promote innovation in team environments
  • BSBSTR402 Implement continuous improvement
  • BSBSUS411 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBCMM411 Make presentations
  • TAEASS301 Contribute to assessment
  • TAEDEL301 Provide work skill instruction

Elective subjects can be changed to suit the learners work environment, prior learning, or future work aspirations.

Delivery

This course has been designed and contextualised to ensure workplace competence and enable students to complete assessments in relevant work-related situations. Elective units can be changed to suit a student or workplace requirements. Please ask us about contextualising the course to your workplace.

A blend of self-paced and workplace-based delivery, with online learning and formative assessments, workshops and projects.

Assessments

Assessments will be a mix of online formative assessments, work-based projects and practical assessments.

Requirements

Enrolment requirements:

  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to www.usi.gov.au

Training and assessment requirements:

  • Students will need an intermediate understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at an intermediate level.

Course pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course. Some pre-requisites are required for some elective units of competency.

If you are choosing the TMD course electives there are no pre-requisites however experience in traffic control and implementing traffic control plans is recommended.

TMA prerequisites include TMI card and heavy vehicle drivers licence (MR, HC, HR, MC).

What to expect

Training will include:

  • Online and workshop learning
  • Formative assessments
  • Work-based projects
  • Simulated workplace scenarios

Learning outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Identify health and safety legislative requirements
  • Identify construction hazards and risk control measures
  • Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes
  • Identify incident and emergency response procedures

Licensing/Regulatory Information

There is no licencing or regulative requirements of this course unless units with licencing or regulative requirements are packaged in on student or workplace request.

Pathways to further training

Further study could include:

  • Diploma Business
  • Diploma Work Health and Safety
  • Leadership and Management

WST Combo

  • Price

    $650

  • Duration

    3 Days including assessment

Description

A combination of our WST Controller and WST Implementer courses , this WST Combo course is an excellent starting point for a career in temporary traffic management.

This course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills to implement traffic control guidance plans, and to control and direct traffic and pedestrians on council/state roads, motorways and major arterials. It provides the knowledge and skills to work safely in the traffic management industry and gives you the advantage of being able to complete both duties whilst on site.

The course fees include all classroom training, simulated assessments and live project assessments. It also includes fees associated with receiving SafeWork NSW cards.

Units of competency

  • RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and work procedures
  • RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace
  • RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop-slow bat
  • RIIWHS206 Control traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic signs
  • RIIRIS301E Apply risk management process
  • RIIWHS302E Implement traffic management plans
  • RIIWHS303 Position, set-up and program portable traffic control devices

Delivery

This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom and simulated workplace environment. On this day you will be provided with all resources and learning materials needed to complete this course. You will practice your skills in a simulated workplace environment before undertaking any theory or practical assessments.

Assessments

Assessments are conducted in real life workplace situations with SafeWork NSW approved assessors.

Requirements

Enrolment requirements:

  • Proof of identity
  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to www.usi.gov.au

Training and assessment requirements:

  • PPE must be worn (boots, long pants, long sleeve shirt, hat/cap, sun glasses)
  • Students will need a basic understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at a basic level.

Course pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

What to expect

Training will include:

  • classroom activities
  • theory questionnaires and group activities
  • minimum practical traffic control simulation using full scale devices and vehicles in controlled and safe environments

Learning outcomes

  • Stop/direct road users using a stop/slow bat and understand stopping sight distances
  • Monitor traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic signs according to traffic management plans and traffic guidance schemes
  • Maintain traffic incident reports
  • Understand the Traffic Guidance Schemes (TGSs) also known as Traffic Management Plans (TMPs) for the site
  • Assess and respond to changes in the environment, for example traffic volumes, weather conditions, road conditions, Work Health and Safety (WHS) and operational requirements
  • Carry out risk assessments for personal safety
  • Participate in toolbox talks (specific to traffic control)
  • Use communication methods and devices
  • Conform to traffic control policy and procedures
  • Identify safety implications of traffic control at road works and personal responsibilities
  • Set up, monitor and close down traffic control devices according to a nominated TGS/TMP, to WHS and legislative requirements
  • Operate a two-way radio correctly and effectively
  • Check, clean and store equipment on completion of work and close down a TGS/TMP
  • Know the basic function of the TGS/TMP system
  • Locate and apply required legislations, documentation, policies and procedures including documentation required for worksite projects and required traffic management
  • Locate and apply required legislation, regulations, codes and procedures including Austroads Codes of Practice and WHS applicable to temporary traffic management
  • Adapt to all work health and safety (WHS) and operational requirements
  • Use the site/location assessment, distinguish topographical landmarks and carry out authorised risk control
  • Conduct an onsite check of a TGS/TMP to identify any unexpected risks/hazards
  • Plan for emergencies that may arise
  • Ensure spacing between signs and traffic control devices is in line with a TGS/TMP
  • Understand speed, environment, type and class of vehicles, traffic density, sight lines, environmental conditions, weather patterns and surface type
  • Maintain traffic incident reports
  • Monitor traffic controllers

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be provided with a SafeWork NSW Statement of Completion (SOC) certificate which allows you to work in the Traffic Control Industry immediately whilst waiting for final assessment which will be conducted in a live environment. The SOC is valid for 90 days only.

Upon successful completion of the assessment, you will be awarded a statement of attainment for the units of competency that have been trained and assessed which is submitted to SafeWork NSW.

Pathways to further training

The units included in this course may provide credit towards Certificate II and Certificate III qualifications in the RII Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package and other training packages, such as RII30920 Certificate III in Civil Construction or equivalent.

WST Controller

  • Price

    $500
  • Duration

    1 Day training plus assessment

Description

This course provides training for workers who are required to control traffic with a Stop/Slow bat. This program is a good entry point for those wishing to establish themselves in the traffic control/ temporary traffic management industry. All training and assessments are carried out by SafeWork NSW approved trainers and assessors. This course is delivered in combination with the WST Implementer course. Please refer to our WST Traffic Combo course for further details.

Units of competency

  • RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and work procedures
  • RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace
  • RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop-slow bat
  • RIIWHS206 Control traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic signs

Delivery

This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom and simulated workplace environment. On this day you will be provided with all resources and learning materials needed to complete this course. You will practice your skills in a simulated workplace environment before undertaking any theory or practical assessments.

Requirements

Enrolment requirements:

  • Proof of identity
  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to www.usi.gov.au

Training and assessment requirements:

  • PPE must be worn (boots, long pants, long sleeve shirt, hat/cap, sun glasses)
  • Students will need a basic understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at a basic level.

Course pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

What to expect

Training will include:

  • classroom activities
  • theory questionnaires and group activities
  • minimum practical traffic control simulation using full scale devices and vehicles in controlled and safe environments

Learning outcomes

  • Stop/direct road users using a stop/slow bat and understand stopping sight distances
  • Monitor traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic signs according to traffic management plans and traffic guidance schemes
  • Maintain traffic incident reports
  • Understand the Traffic Guidance Schemes (TGSs) also known as Traffic Management Plans (TMPs) for the site
  • Assess and respond to changes in the environment, for example traffic volumes, weather conditions, road conditions, Work Health and Safety (WHS) and operational requirements
  • Carry out risk assessments for personal safety
  • Participate in toolbox talks (specific to traffic control)
  • Use communication methods and devices
  • Conform to traffic control policy and procedures

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be provided with a SafeWork NSW Statement of Completion (SOC) certificate which allows you to work in the Traffic Control Industry immediately whilst waiting for final assessment which will be conducted in a live environment. The SOC is valid for 90 days only.

Upon successful completion of the assessment, you will be awarded a statement of attainment for the units of competency that have been trained and assessed which is submitted to SafeWork NSW.

Pathways to further training

The units included in this course may provide credit towards Certificate II and Certificate III qualifications in the RII Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package and other training packages, such as RII30920 Certificate III in Civil Construction or equivalent.

WST Designer Combo

  • Price

    $1800
  • Duration

    5 Days including assessment

Description

A combination of our WST Controller, WST Implementer and WST Designer courses this WST Designer Combo course is an all-inclusive course for anyone wanting to excel in temporary traffic management and maximise their employability in the industry.

This course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills to implement traffic control guidance plans, control and direct traffic and pedestrians on council/state roads, motorways and major arterials, and select, modify or design traffic management plans and traffic control guidance plans for road works. It provides the knowledge and skills to work safely in the traffic management industry and gives you the advantage of being able to complete both control and implement duties whilst on site and work as a traffic management plan designer.

The course fees include all classroom training, simulated assessments and live project assessments. It also includes fees associated with receiving SafeWork NSW cards.

Units of competency

  • RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and work procedures
  • RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace
  • RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop-slow bat
  • RIIWHS206 Control traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic signs
  • RIIRIS301E Apply risk management process
  • RIIWHS302E Implement traffic management plans
  • RIIWHS303 Position, set-up and program portable traffic control devices
  • RIIRIS402E Carry out the risk management process
  • RIICWD503E Prepare traffic management plans and traffic guidance schemes

Delivery

This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom and simulated workplace environment. On this day you will be provided with all resources and learning materials needed to complete this course. You will practice your skills in a simulated workplace environment before undertaking any theory or practical assessments.

Assessments

Assessments are conducted in real life workplace situations with SafeWork NSW approved assessors.

Requirements

Enrolment requirements:

  • Proof of identity
  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to www.usi.gov.au

Training and assessment requirements:

  • PPE must be worn (boots, long pants, long sleeve shirt, hat/cap, sun glasses)
  • Students will need a basic understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at a basic level.

Course pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

What to expect

Training will include:

  • classroom activities
  • theory questionnaires and group activities
  • minimum practical traffic control simulation using full scale devices and vehicles in controlled and safe environments
  • practical traffic management plan design using computerised programs

Learning outcomes

  • Stop/direct road users using a stop/slow bat and understand stopping sight distances
  • Monitor traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic signs according to traffic management plans and traffic guidance schemes
  • Maintain traffic incident reports
  • Understand the Traffic Guidance Schemes (TGSs) also known as Traffic Management Plans (TMPs) for the site
  • Assess and respond to changes in the environment, for example traffic volumes, weather conditions, road conditions, Work Health and Safety (WHS) and operational requirements
  • Carry out risk assessments for personal safety
  • Participate in toolbox talks (specific to traffic control)
  • Use communication methods and devices
  • Conform to traffic control policy and procedures
  • Identify safety implications of traffic control at road works and personal responsibilities
  • Set up, monitor and close down traffic control devices according to a nominated TGS/TMP, to WHS and legislative requirements
  • Operate a two-way radio correctly and effectively
  • Check, clean and store equipment on completion of work and close down a TGS/TMP
  • Know the basic function of the TGS/TMP system
  • Locate and apply required legislations, documentation, policies and procedures including documentation required for worksite projects and required traffic management
  • Locate and apply required legislation, regulations, codes and procedures including Austroads Codes of Practice and WHS applicable to temporary traffic management
  • Adapt to all work health and safety (WHS) and operational requirements
  • Use the site/location assessment, distinguish topographical landmarks and carry out authorised risk control
  • Conduct an onsite check of a TGS/TMP to identify any unexpected risks/hazards
  • Plan for emergencies that may arise
  • Ensure spacing between signs and traffic control devices is in line with a TGS/TMP
  • Understand speed, environment, type and class of vehicles, traffic density, sight lines, environmental conditions, weather patterns and surface type
  • Maintain traffic incident reports
  • Monitor traffic controllers
  • Prepare a scope of works
  • Understand site visits and risk assessments
  • Obtain permits and approvals
  • Understand the TCAWS
  • Prepare a traffic management plan
  • Prepare a traffic guidance scheme
  • Undertake a client review process
  • Learning Methods

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be provided with a SafeWork NSW Statement of Completion (SOC) certificate which allows you to work in the Traffic Control Industry immediately whilst waiting for final assessment which will be conducted in a live environment. The SOC is valid for 90 days only.

Upon successful completion of the assessment, you will be awarded a statement of attainment for the units of competency that have been trained and assessed which is submitted to SafeWork NSW.

Pathways to further training

The units included in this course may provide credit towards Certificate II and Certificate III qualifications in the RII Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package and other training packages, such as RII30920 Certificate III in Civil Construction or equivalent.

WST Implementer

  • Price

    $500
  • Duration

    1 Day training plus assessment

Description

This course provides training for workers who are required to set up and work with Traffic Control Guidance Plans at a work site. This program is a good entry point for those wishing to establish themselves in the traffic control/management industry.

All training and assessment is carried out by SafeWork NSW approved trainers and assessors.

This course does not qualify a participant to control traffic with a stop/slow bat or boom gate, or to modify existing traffic control plans. This course is delivered in combination with the WST Controller course. Please see our WST Traffic Combo course for further details.

Units of competency

  • RIIWHS201E Work Safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
  • RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace
  • RIIRIS301E Apply risk management process
  • RIIWHS302E Implement traffic management plans
  • RIIWHS303 Position, set-up and program portable traffic control devices

Delivery

This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom and simulated workplace environment. On this day you will be provided with all resources and learning materials needed to complete this course. You will practice your skills in a simulated workplace environment before undertaking any theory or practical assessments.

Requirements

Enrolment requirements:

  • Proof of identity
  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to www.usi.gov.au

Training and assessment requirements:

  • PPE must be worn (boots, long pants, long sleeve shirt, hat/cap, sun glasses)

Students will need a basic understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at a basic level.

Course pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

What to expect

Training will include:

  • classroom activities
  • theory questionnaires and group activities
  • minimum practical implementation using full scale devices and vehicles in controlled and safe environments

Learning outcomes

  • Identify safety implications of traffic control at road works and personal responsibilities
  • Set up, monitor and close down traffic control devices according to a nominated TGS/TMP, to WHS and legislative requirements
  • Operate a two-way radio correctly and effectively
  • Check, clean and store equipment on completion of work and close down a TGS/TMP
  • Know the basic function of the TGS/TMP system
  • Locate and apply required legislations, documentation, policies and procedures including documentation required for worksite projects and required traffic management
  • Locate and apply required legislation, regulations, codes and procedures including Austroads Codes of Practice and WHS applicable to temporary traffic management
  • Adapt to all work health and safety (WHS) and operational requirements
  • Use the site/location assessment, distinguish topographical landmarks and carry out authorised risk control
  • Conduct an onsite check of a TGS/TMP to identify any unexpected risks/hazards
  • Plan for emergencies that may arise
  • Ensure spacing between signs and traffic control devices is in line with a TGS/TMP
  • Understand speed, environment, type and class of vehicles, traffic density, sight lines, environmental conditions, weather patterns and surface type
  • Maintain traffic incident reports
  • Monitor traffic controllers

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be provided with a SafeWork NSW Statement of Completion (SOC) certificate which allows you to work in the Traffic Control Industry immediately whilst waiting for final assessment which will be conducted in a live environment. The SOC is valid for 90 days only.

Upon successful completion of the assessment, you will be awarded a statement of attainment for the units of competency that have been trained and assessed which is submitted to SafeWork NSW.

Pathways to further training

The units included in this course may provide credit towards Certificate II and Certificate III qualifications in the RII Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package and other training packages, such as RII30920 Certificate III in Civil Construction or equivalent.

WST Leadership

  • Price

    $300
  • Duration

    Online 1 Month

Description

This course is suitable for individuals who are making the transition from being a team member to taking responsibility for the work and performance of others and providing the first level of leadership within the organisation. These leaders have a strong influence on the work culture, values and ethics of the teams they supervise.

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to lead teams and individuals by modelling high standards of conduct to reflect the organisation’s standards and values.

Units of competency

  • BSBLDR411 – Demonstrate leadership in the workplace

Delivery

This course is delivered online via Worksite Training’s custom learning platform. You will be provided with all resources and learning materials needed to complete this course.

Contextualised to the construction and traffic control industry.

Assessments

Assessments include short answer written assessments and a project.

Requirements

Enrolment requirements:

  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to www.usi.gov.au

Training and assessment requirements:

  • Students will need a basic understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at in intermediate level.
  • Access to a computer and internet connection

Course pre-requisites

There are no prerequisites for this course however working in a team environment will be an advantage.

What to expect

Training will include:

  • Online tutorials
  • theory questionnaires
  • simulated workplace scenarios

Learning outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • develop and implement performance-based plans for individuals and teams
  • understand behaviours and performance that would typically be considered damaging to an organisation
  • understand organisational values and expectations of behaviour
  • identify basic leadership theories
  • identify common leadership styles
  • have knowledge and understanding of organisation’s process for raising questions about standards and values
  • identify and convey concepts of:
    • organisational values and ethics
    • role modelling
    • integrity and credibility
    • leadership.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

There are no licencing or regulatory requirements for this course.

Pathways to further training

This unit of competency may provide you with credit towards the following qualifications. You may consider any of the following courses to further your education and employment options:

  • Certificate IV WHS
  • Certificate III Civil Construction
  • Diploma Business

WST Truck Mounted Attenuator

  • Price

    $600
  • Duration

    1 Day

Description

Truck Mounted Attenuator (TMA) drivers have a very important role for ensuring the protection of all crew members and other workers on site. They provide protection from wayward vehicles or inattentive drivers in or around a work zone. This course allows participants to operate a truck or trailer mounted attenuator when carrying out traffic management activities in the construction industry.

A Truck Mounted Attenuator (TMA) is a vehicle specifically designed or modified, to absorb the impact of a wayward vehicle in a work site. They are used as a “cover” vehicle to protect road workers while they are carrying out various maintenance/work activities. All employees who drive a TMA must, as a Duty of Care, receive suitable and adequate training to allow the operator to safely conduct their duties on site. This training provides the skills and knowledge required to operate a truck or trailer mounted attenuator when carrying out traffic management activities.

Units of competency

  • RIIRTM302E Operate a Truck or Trailer Mounted Attenuator (TMA)

Delivery

This course is delivered by face-to-face classroom delivery. On this day you will be provided with all resources and learning materials needed to complete this course. You will practice your skills in a simulated workplace environment before undertaking any theory or practical assessments.

Assessments

There are three phases in the assessment process for this unit of competency:

  1. Theory Assessment – Completed after the face-to-face classroom training. This will be an online Assessment.
  2. Practical Assessment – To be undertaken in a simulated workplace environment whilst preparing to operate a TMA, operating a TMA and completing a TMA Shift. This is completed on the day of training.
  3. Employer Evidence – Will be required from your employer with regards to your practical experience. This is a signed testimonial from your Supervisor/Team Leader/Manager indicating that you have completed the practical skills required to operate a TMA satisfactorily together with workplace evidence (i.e. Risk Assessment, JSA, TMP for a live worksite that you have attended). This employer evidence may be collected from work undertaken either before or after the specific training date.

Requirements

Enrolment requirements:

  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to www.usi.gov.au
  • Adequate literacy & numeracy skills

Training and assessment requirements:

  • PPE must be worn (boots, long pants, long sleeve shirt, hat/cap, sun glasses)
  • Students will need a basic understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at a basic level.

Course pre-requisites

  • Minimum of 6 months working in traffic management
  • Heavy Vehicle Licence (MR, HC, HR, MC)
  • A Traffic Management Implementer Card

What to expect

Training will include:

  • classroom activities
  • theory questionnaires and group activities
  • simulated workplace scenarios

Learning outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Plan and prepare to operate the attenuator
  • Conduct truck and attenuator pre-operational checks
  • Operate communication devices
  • Operate truck or trailer mounted attenuator
  • Position traffic controls and truck or trailer mounted attenuator
  • Carry out operator maintenance
  • Undertake appropriate clean up

Licensing/Regulatory Information:

There are no licencing or regulatory requirements for this course.

Pathways to further training:

You may consider any of the following courses to further your education and employment options:

  • Certificate IV WHS
  • Certificate III Civil Construction

WST White Card

  • Code

    CPCCWHS1001
    Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

  • Price

    $120

  • Duration

    1 Day

Description

This course is required by SafeWork NSW for all persons working within the construction industry. It is an entry level induction that addresses the relevant aspects of work, health and safety in this industry. This course is a nationally accredited course which is mandatory for all persons working in or around the construction industry.

Basic work health and safety knowledge and skills are essential for a safe working environment. Before commencing work on site, it is important for workers to understand basic work health and safety concepts, risk management and emergency procedures. This course is designed to raise awareness of workplace safety and eliminate workplace accidents.

The course fees include all classroom training, simulated assessments and live project assessments. It also includes fees associated with receiving SafeWork NSW cards.

Units of competency

  • CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Delivery

This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom and simulated workplace environment. On this day you will be provided with all resources and learning materials needed to complete this course. You will practice your skills in a simulated workplace environment before undertaking any theory or practical assessments.

Assessments

Assessments are conducted by SafeWork NSW approved assessors.

Requirements

Enrolment requirements:

  • Proof of identity. 100 Points of Identity is required for this course. Please submit identity documents upon enrolment. You will also need to bring your identity documents with you on your training day to be verified by your trainer.
  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. If you do not have a USI or can’t remember it please go to www.usi.gov.au
  • A person must be at least 14 years of age to participate in the training.

Training and assessment requirements:

  • Students will need a basic understanding of written and oral English and be able to communicate orally and in writing at a basic level.

Course pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

What to expect

Training will include:

  • classroom activities
  • theory questionnaires and group activities
  • simulated workplace scenarios

When do I receive my card?

  • Worksite Training admin staff will lodge your application to SafeWork upon completion of the training and assessment.
  • You will receive a statement that you can use to prove you have completed the training until your new card arrives. The statement is valid for 60 days but most cards are issued in less than 30 days. If you don’t receive your card please call SafeWork on 13 10 50.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Identify health and safety legislative requirements
  • Identify construction hazards and risk control measures
  • Identify health and safety communication and reporting processes
  • Identify incident and emergency response procedures

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be provided with a SafeWork NSW Statement of Completion (SOC) certificate which allows you to work in the Traffic Control Industry immediately whilst waiting for final assessment which will be conducted in a live environment. The SOC is valid for 90 days only.

Upon successful completion of the assessment, you will be awarded a statement of attainment for the units of competency that have been trained and assessed which is submitted to SafeWork NSW.

Pathways to further training

This course is the starting point for all work or training in the construction industry. Once you have started working on a construction site you will be exposed to a variety of vocations including but not limited to traffic control, trade careers such as electrical, concreting, bricklaying, carpentry, metal fabrication, or pursue a career in Work Health and Safety.

Worksite Training can help with a range of short courses and full qualifications.

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