Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design
With the latest theories and practical approaches to Civil Construction Design, RII60520
Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design is a nationally recognised qualification designed as a stepping stone to success in the engineering field, this qualification empowers individuals to function as senior civil works designers or para-professional designers, collaborating closely with professional engineers.
This qualification equips individuals for careers as senior civil works designers or para-professional designers, where they work alongside engineers on multifaceted and technically demanding projects. These professionals take initiative, utilize their expertise to solve problems, and oversee intricate designs that adhere to client specifications, making them valuable assets to any engineering team
Potential career pathways for graduates of this qualification include roles such as a Business Manager, Human Resources Manager or Sales Team Manager. Previous graduates of this program have gone on to roles ranging from clerical and administrative roles to professional and management roles across a wide variety of industries including Public Administration and Safety, Health Care and Social Assistance as well as Education and Training. These roles can be self-fulfilling and rewarding as they give people the opportunity to apply their skills and knowledge in almost countless situations across many different industries. By participating in this program, you can expect to attain the following outcomes:
About this course:
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- managing the civil works design process
- managing program risk
- application of safe design principles
- establishing & maintaining a quality system
- Education – Year 12 HSC or equivalent Level of qualification or above and;
- Age – 18 Years or above and;
- Academic – Student must fulfil at least one of the following conditions:
- English Language test of IELTS score overall 5.5 or equivalent IELTS (International English Language Testing System) test with overall score of 5.5 OR
- TOEFL iBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language) internet-based test with a score of 46 or above, OR
- PTE (Pearson Test of English) Academic with a score of 42 or above, OR
- Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) from Cambridge ESOL test scores 47 or above, OR
- Successfully completed AQF level certificate III and or above
- Satisfactory completion of ELICOS studies upper intermediate level or above
Note: Students who do not meet the English requirement as above will be subject to LLN Test/screening
Who is this Advanced Diploma for?
- Career changers: Looking to enter the exciting world of civil construction design? This diploma is your launchpad.
- Industry newcomers: Embark on a new career path in a crucial sector with high demand for skilled professionals.
- Ambitious learners: This diploma can be your stepping stone to further qualifications and career advancement.
What to expect:
- Academic background: You’ll need a completed Diploma (AQF Level 5) or higher qualification. Prior skills and knowledge can earn you credit or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), potentially shortening your study time.
- Diverse learners: We welcome students from various countries, both newcomers and those already familiar with Australia.
- English language: English is used in this course, with an entry-level requirement to ensure comprehension.
- Typical age range: 18-35, catering to individuals establishing or transitioning their careers.
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This course utilizes a diverse range of assessment methods to comprehensively evaluate your knowledge and skills, ensuring well-rounded development. These methods include:
- Hands-on Practice: Demonstrate your abilities through practical exercises and demonstrations,showcasing your technical proficiency.
- Real-world Application: Build a portfolio showcasing your work and simulated projects, reflecting your problem-solving approach and design expertise.
- Deep Reflection: Analyze your learning through written reports and reflections, fostering critical thinking and self-evaluation.
- Collaborative Projects: Tackle complex design challenges through collaborative project work, honing your teamwork and communication skills.
- Interactive Scenarios: Immerse yourself in realistic scenarios through role-playing, developing critical decision-making abilities.
- Compelling Presentations: Showcase your findings and design solutions through clear and engaging presentations, strengthening your communication and presentation skills.
Units of Competency
Five (5) core units and seven (7) elective units are required for the award of the RII60520 Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design. Units have been selected in accordance with the packaging rules and are relevant to the work outcome, local industry requirements and qualification level.
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BSBOPS601 Develop and implement business plans
BSBPMG530 Manage project scope
BSBPMG533 Manage project cost
BSBPMG632 Manage program risk
BSBSTR601 Manage innovation and continuous improvement
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
BSBWHS616 Apply safe design principles to control WHS risks
RIILAT402E Provide leadership in the supervision of diverse work teams
RIIQUA601E Establish and maintain a quality system
RIICWD601E Manage civil works design processes
RIICWD512E Prepare detailed design for motorways and interchanges
RIICWD526E Prepare detailed traffic analysis
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