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Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design

National ID: RII60515 | State ID: AZA8

Construct your future 

Looking for the skills to participate in the creation of infrastructure facilities such as roads, railways, buildings, water reservoirs, subdivisions, airports, bridges, sewer systems, tunnels, dams and other public works? Establish yourself in this expanding industry and step towards a future in civil construction management with the Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design. This course will provide students with the knowledge and skills needed for the roles of senior civil works designers, or para-professional designers who support professional engineers.  Once graduated, you will have the expertise to perform tasks that are broad, specialised, complex, technical, and include strategic areas and initiating activities. You will possess the skills required for the design of complex projects to ensure the implementation of the client site requirements, as well as possessing the technical knowledge to initiate solutions to problems or management requirements.

Gain these skills:

  • Managing the civil works design process
  • Managing program risk
  • Application of safe design principles 
  • Establishing & maintaining a quality system 

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Become a specialist in your field with university study

This course has a university study pathway as at 30 October 2019.

Curtin University– Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Civil and Construction) – 150-200 Credits

Edith Cowan University – Bachelor of Engineering – Up to 90 Credits

Curtin University – Bachelor of Science (Multidisciplinary Science) – 150 Credits

Edith Cowan University – Bachelor of Commerce – Up to 120 Credits

The information about university credit points and tuition costs provides a general guide only. To check the current credit arrangements and to find more information about how credits work at the listed university of your choice, visit TAFE International WA’s University Pathway Finder.

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster One semester No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Diploma of Civil Construction Design

National ID: RII50515 | State ID: AZE3

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.

The course content has been designed and selected as recommended and supported by industry to ensure graduates have a strong understanding of Australian standards, business practices, national codes and guidelines.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

The Diploma of Civil Construction Design reflects the role of personnel working as designers or design para-professionals who support professional engineers.

Further Study Option(s)

Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster Three semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Certificate II in Civil Construction

National ID: RII20715 | State ID: AZF8

Are you interested in joining the civil construction and mining industry? This course gives participants the skills to undertake a prescribed range of tasks using limited practical skills and fundamental civil construction knowledge in a supervised environment. Successful completion of this course will enable participants to enter the workforce with skills acquired to work safely to industry standards.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Course overview

View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Bunbury

  • No duration set
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury No duration set No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

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