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

Total number of units = 19

14 core units plus

5 elective units, of which:

at least one (1) must be chosen from Group A

at least two (2) must be chosen from Group B

no more than two (2) may be chosen from Group C

no more than one (1) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.


at least two (2) must be chosen from Group A

a further three (3) may be chosen from Group A, B, or C

no more than one (1) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.

All elective units selected from outside this qualification must reflect current occupational and learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level.

There are both licensed and non-licensed units of competency relating to high risk work in the RII 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 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 RIIBEF201D

Plan and organise work

add topic RIICCM201D

Carry out measurements and calculations

add topic RIICCM202D

Identify, locate and protect underground services

add topic RIICCM203D

Read and interpret plans and specifications

add topic RIICCM205E

Carry out manual excavation

add topic RIICCM206D

Support plant operations

add topic RIICCM207D

Spread and compact materials manually

add topic RIICCM208D

Carry out basic levelling

add topic RIICOM201D

Communicate in the workplace

add topic RIISAM201D

Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of non toxic materials

add topic RIISAM203D

Use hand and power tools

add topic RIISAM204D

Operate small plant and equipment

add topic RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

add topic RIIWMG203D

Drain and dewater civil construction site


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIMPO318E

Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations

add topic RIIMPO319D

Conduct backhoe/loader operations

add topic RIIMPO320E

Conduct civil construction excavator operations

add topic RIIMPO321E

Conduct civil construction wheeled front end loader operations

add topic RIIMPO322D

Conduct civil construction tracked front end loader operations

add topic RIIMPO323D

Conduct civil construction dozer operations

add topic RIIMPO324E

Conduct civil construction grader operations

add topic RIIMPO325D

Conduct civil construction scraper operations

add topic RIIMPO327D

Conduct pipe layer operations

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIICRC308D

Conduct paver operations

add topic RIICRC309D

Conduct stabiliser operations

add topic RIIHAN309E

Conduct telescopic materials handler operations

add topic RIIHAN311E

Conduct operations with integrated tool carrier

add topic RIIMPO315D

Conduct tractor operations

add topic RIIMPO316D

Conduct self propelled compactor operations

add topic RIIMPO317E

Conduct roller operations

add topic RIIMPO326D

Conduct civil construction water cart operations

add topic RIIMPO328D

Conduct continuous bucket trencher operations

add topic RIIMPO336D

Conduct belly dump truck operations

add topic RIIMPO337D

Conduct articulated truck operations

add topic RIIMPO338D

Conduct rigid haul truck operations

add topic RIIVEH304D

Conduct tip truck operations

Group C

Unit code

Unit title

add topic AHCSAW201A

Conduct erosion and sediment control activities

add topic AHCSAW301A

Construct conservation earthworks

add topic BSBDIV301

Work effectively with diversity

add topic CPCCCM2007B

Use explosive power tools

Prerequisite unit: add topic CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

add topic CPCCLDG3001A

Licence to perform dogging

add topic CPCCLSF2001A

Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic level

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic RIICCM204D

Place and fix reinforcement materials

add topic RIICCM209D

Carry out concrete work

add topic RIICCM210D

Install trench support

add topic RIICCM211D

Erect and dismantle temporary fencing and gates

add topic RIICRC201D

Repair potholes

add topic RIICRC208D

Lay pipes

add topic RIIHAN208D

Perform dogging

add topic RIIHAN211D

Conduct basic scaffolding operations

add topic RIIHAN301D

Operate elevating work platform

add topic RIIHAN308E

Load and unload plant

add topic RIIWHS205D

Control traffic with stop-slow bat

add topic RIIQUA201D

Maintain and monitor site quality standards

add topic RIIRIS201D

Conduct local risk control

add topic RIIRIS202D

Respond to site based spills

add topic RIISAM205D

Cut, weld and bend materials

add topic RIISAM213D

Position and set up mobile lighting

add topic RIIWHS202D

Enter and work in confined spaces

add topic RIIWHS204D

Work safely at heights

add topic TLILIC2005A

Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

add topic TLILIC3006A

Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity)

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.