Requirements for completion of the qualification

The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.

Successful completion of nine (9) units of competency made up of:

three (3) core units, and

six (6) elective units of which:

at least three (3) must be chosen from group A and/or group B

up to three (3) may be chosen from group C

up to one (1) unit may be chosen from Certificate II or Certificate III level from this, or any other Training Package

Units chosen must be relevant to the job function.

There are both licensed and non-licensed units of competency relating to high risk work in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package. To be appointed under any statutory requirements in related roles, units of competency should be selected to meet the state/territory licensing requirements.

There are no prerequisites to imported units listed in this qualification. Where a unit is imported as an elective care must be taken to ensure that all prerequisites specified are complied with.

Core units of competency

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

add topic RIIRIS201D

Conduct local risk control

add topic RIIENV201D

Identify and assess environmental and heritage concerns


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIICCM201D

Carry out measurements and calculations

add topic RIIERR201D

Conduct fire team operations

add topic RIIHAN201D

Operate a forklift

add topic RIIHAN208D

Perform dogging

add topic RIIHAN209D

Perform basic rigging

add topic RIIHAN211D

Conduct basic scaffolding operations

add topic RIISAM201D

Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of nontoxic materials

add topic RIISAM202D

Isolate and access plant

add topic RIISAM203D

Use hand and power tools

add topic RIISAM205D

Cut, weld and bend materials

add topic RIISAM207D

Apply operational maintenance skills

add topic RIISTD201D

Read and interpret maps

add topic RIIVEH201D

Operate light vehicle

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic TLILIC2001A

Licence to operate a forklift truck

add topic CPCCLDG3001A

Licence to perform dogging

add topic CPCCLRG3001A

Licence to perform rigging basic level

add topic CPCCLSF2001A

Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic level

Group C

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBITU101A

Operate a personal computer

add topic BSBSUS201A

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices


Provide first aid

add topic RIIBEF201D

Plan and organise work

add topic RIICCM203D

Read and interpret plans and specifications

add topic RIICOM201D

Communicate in the workplace

add topic RIIGOV201D

Comply with site work processes/procedures

add topic RIIWHS202D

Enter and work in confined spaces

add topic RIIWHS204D

Work safely at heights

add topic RIIQUA201D

Maintain and monitor site quality standards

add topic RIIRIS202D

Respond to site based spills

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements to this Qualification.