RII50515 Diploma of Civil Construction Design

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The Diploma of Civil Construction Design reflects the role of personnel working as designers or design para-professionals who support professional engineers. They perform tasks involving a high level of autonomy and requiring the application of significant judgement in planning and determining the selection of equipment/roles/techniques for themselves and others. They are required to develop site specific work designs to ensure the implementation of the client’s site requirements. They demonstrate the application of a broad range of technical, managerial, coordination and planning skills.

Prospective students are to provide own computer with the following requirements:

OS: Windows 8, Windows 7 x64 Professional or Ultimate
CPU: Intel Pentium 4 or greater, AMD Athlon or greater, dual-core @3.0GHz with SSE2
RAM: 8GB
GPU: 256MB memory or greater, DirectX 9 and Open-GL compatible
HDD: 200GB free space, Display: 1280×1024 or greater recommended, 3-button mouse

 

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  • Fees & Charges
  • Programs / Units
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RII50515 Diploma of Civil Construction Design
  • Course Duration: 48 weeks (excluding holidays)
    61 weeks (including holidays)
  • Full Time Study: 15 hrs Classroom based
    5 hrs Research/Assignments
    5 Hrs Self Study
  • Mode of Delivery: Classroom
  • At this level of study it is expected that you study for a minimum of 25 hours of study per week (15 hours face to face classroom based study, two days attendance from 9:00am to 5:00pm and 10 hours self-paced study) including, but not limited to homework, assessment tasks and individual research.

  • Location: Geelong
Assessment:

Methods of assessment may include:

  • Knowledge Evidence – questions and answers
  • Direct demonstration and observation
  • Portfolios
  • Projects
  • Role plays, case studies and presentations

There are no AQF Pre Requisites for this qualification.

AGB Training requires the applicant to successfully complete

  • Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Assessment
  • Pre-Training Review
  • Enrolment Application Form
Fees & Charges
Fees & ChargesFull Fee
Administration Fee$9,000.00
Textbook Fee$365.85
Total$9,365.85
Payment Options

Fee for Service Students

Deposit of 10% is required prior to commencement of course.
Fortnightly or monthly payments must be paid as per direct debit payment schedule.

Text Book Fee

Text book are to be ordered by the student prior to commencement of class.  Prices are set by and paid directly the publisher and are subject to change.

Text Books

It is responsibility of students to purchase all text books prior to first class.

  • Engineering Drawing + Sketchbook 8th Edition
  • A.W. Boundy
  • Published by McGraw Hill
  • ISBN: 9780071016766
  • Purchase Online
  • Mathematics for Technicians 7th Edition
  • Blair Alldis and Vincent Kelly
  • Published by McGraw Hill
  • ISBN: 9781743070772
  • Purchase Online
  • Contemporary Project Management 3rd Edition
  • Timothy Kloppenborg
  • Published by Cengage
  • ISBN: 9781285433356
  • Purchase Online
Course ProgramTo achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate a competency in
20 units of competency (0 core units and 20 elective units)

Use CAD System - B
  • Elective
    MEM30002A
    Produce basic engineering graphics (Pre-Requisites: MEM16006A, MEM16008A)
  • Elective
    MEM30003A
    Produce detailed engineering drawings (Pre-Requisites: MEM16006A, MEM16008A, MEM30001A, MEM30002A)
  • Elective
    MEM30004A
    Use CAD to create and display 3D Models (Pre-Requisites: MEM16006A, MEM16008A, MEM30001A)
Knowledge Assessment: Apply Principles – Steel and Concrete, Timber and Other
  • Elective
    RIICSG402D
    Apply the principles of civil steel structures construction
  • Elective
    RIICSG401D
    Apply the principles of civil concrete structures construction
  • Elective
    RIICSG403D
    Apply the principles of civil timber structures construction
  • Elective
    RIICSG404D
    Apply the principles of civil masonry, crib and gabion structure construction
Apply principles timber and other
  • Elective
    RIICSG403D
    Apply the principles of civil timber structures construction
  • Elective
    RIICSG404D
    Apply the principles of civil masonry, crib and gabion structure construction
Apply principles steel and concrete
  • Elective
    RIICSG402D
    Apply the principles of civil steel structures construction
  • Elective
    RIICSG401D
    Apply the principles of civil concrete structures construction
Detailed Design B
  • Elective
    RIICWD533D
    Prepare detailed design of civil concrete structures
  • Elective
    RIICWD534D
    Prepare detailed design of civil steel structures
  • Elective
    RIICWD535D
    Prepare detailed design of civil timber structures
  • Elective
    RIICWD536D
    Prepare detailed design of civil masonry, crib and gabion structures
Project Management
  • Extra
    BSBPMG511
    Manage project scope
  • Elective
    BSBPMG512
    Manage project time
  • Elective
    BSBPMG513
    Manage project quality
  • Extra
    BSBPMG514
    Manage project cost
  • Elective
    BSBPMG515
    Manage project human resources
  • Elective
    BSBPMG516
    Manage project information and communication
  • Elective
    BSBPMG517
    Manage project risk
  • Elective
    BSBPMG518
    Manage project procurement
  • Elective
    BSBPMG521
    Manage project integration
Ensure quality
  • Elective
    BSBMGT608
    Manage innovation and continuous improvement
  • Elective
    BSBCUS501
    Manage quality customer service

On successful completion students will have the knowledge and skills required for further training in RII60515 Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design or other relevant qualifications.