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RII20115 - Certificate II in Resources and Infrastructure Work Preparation

Overview

At a glance

This qualification reflects the roles of individuals who perform mainly routine tasks and procedures, using limited practical skills and fundamental operational knowledge, and taking some responsibility for the quality of the work outcomes.

Participants will learn the basics of health and safety, risk management, communication, planning and preparing to undertake a task, hand and power tool operation, measurements and calculations.
Application Mode Distance
Courses/Units
Nine (9) units must be successfully completed – three (3) core units and six (6) electives.
Availability Distance Education
Duration12 months.
Intake Dates
There is one intake for this course in Term 1 2017.

Please refer to the 2017 VET Certificate Level and 2017 VET Diploma and Student Loans Price Lists for a breakdown of the Non Concessional, Concessional and Student Fees.

Career Opportunities

This course is a pathway qualification and will prepare you to undertake a Certificate III level course from the resources and infrastructure industry.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements. It is recommended that students have a sound knowledge of Year 10 Maths and English. 

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Is what I already know taken into account?

Yes. Your history of study, skills and experience does matter. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experiences as well as formal and informal training. This may be applied using the national standard for Mutual Recognition or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Documentary evidence will be requested.

Structure and assessment

Units

Standard Course Structure

Core
  • Identify and Assess Environmental and Heritage Concerns (RIIENV201D)
  • Conduct local risk control (RIIRIS201D)
  • Work safely and follow OHS policies and procedures (RIIWHS201D)
Electives
  • Plan and organise work (RIIBEF201D)
  • Carry out measurements and calculations (RIICCM201D)
  • Communicate in the Workplace (RIICOM201D)
  • Handle resources and infrastructure materials and safely dispose of non toxic materials (RIISAM201D)
  • Use hand and power tools (RIISAM203D)
  • Apply Operational Maintenance Skills (RIISAM207D)

Study Sequence

To view more information about these units, as well as the suggested study plan, please visit the handbook.

Availabilities

Distance Education - VET in Schools (VETiS)

This course will commence from Monday, 13 February 2017 and will end Friday, 27 October 2017.

Students will need to apply for this delivery mode through their High School VET Coordinator. 

Timing

There is one intake for this course in Term 1 2017.

Duration and dates

12 months.

Fees and scholarships

Fees

Please refer to the 2017 VET Certificate Level and 2017 VET Diploma and Student Loans Price Lists for a breakdown of the Non Concessional, Concessional and Student Fees.

The Queensland Government determines the schedule set by CQUniversity. Additional fees may be charged for printed materials, protective clothing and tools etc. A full copy of all regulations associated with VET fees can be accessed from the Queensland Government Legislation website.

All fees must be paid to finalise enrolment or a payment arrangement entered into. You will be liable for all payments, even if you discontinue enrolment, subject to the Refund Policy. Debt recovery action will be taken to recover outstanding fees. Please select from the following:

  • VET Student Loans
    VET Student Loans will commence from 1 January 2017 and is an interest free Australian Government income contingency loan that assists eligible full fee paying students to pay their Tuition Fees.
  • VET Government funded programs
    The cost of these programs is based on a student contribution fee. A concession may be available in some situations. Additional resource/material costs will vary from program to program.
  • VET fee-for-service programs (full fee paying)
    These are competitively priced full-fee paying programs which do not attract concessions.

Price lists

Scholarships

Please refer to the scholarship pages for more information.

How to Apply

Applying

Certificate, diploma and advanced diploma-level courses

To enquire about intake dates or to submit an application:

  • call 13 27 86, or
  • visit us at reception at one of our locations.

For further information

If you have any questions about the course, please call us on 13 27 86.

You can also register your interest to stay up-to-date with course developments, application timelines and events happening in your area.

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