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Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design

RII60520 - Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design

CRICOS Course Code: 112930D


This qualification reflects the role of an individual working as a senior civil works designer or a para-professional designer, who supports professional engineers. They perform tasks that are broad, specialized, complex and technical and include strategic areas and initiating activities. They are responsible for the design of complex projects to ensure the implementation of the client’s site requirements and are required to demonstrate self-directed application of theoretical and technical knowledge and initiate solutions to technical problems or management requirements.

Entry Requirements:

Whilst there are no formal entry requirements for this qualification in the Training Package, the institute’s entry requirements are as below:

  • Completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent.
  • IELTS (Academic) band score 5.5 or equivalent score in other English tests including, PTE, TOEFL, and CAE.
  • 18 years or older at commencement of course.

Training Pathway:

After achieving RII60520 – Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design, individuals could progress to:

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  • Any other equivalent qualification

Employment Pathway:

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge to potentially gain employment as a:

  • Civil Construction Supervisor
  • Civil Design Draftsperson
  • Senior Civil Works Designer

Assessment Methods:


United Institute of Training will use the following assessment methods during this course including but not limited to:

  • Written questions
  • Projects
  • Case studies
  • Role Plays
  • Research
  • Reports

Course Structure:

To attain Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design, 12 units must be achieved, consisting of 5 core and 7 elective units listed below:


Code Title Core/ Elective
BSBPMG632 Manage program risk Core
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness Core
BSBWHS616 Apply safe design principles to control WHS risks Core
RIICWD601E Manage civil works design processes Core
RIIQUA601E Establish and maintain a quality system Core
BSBPMG530 Manage project scope Elective
BSBPMG531 Manage project time Elective
BSBPMG532 Manage project quality Elective
BSBPMG533 Manage project cost Elective
RIICWD507D Prepare detailed geotechnical design Elective
RIICWD533E Prepare detailed design of civil concrete structures Elective
RIILAT402E Provide leadership in the supervision of diverse work teams Elective

If you would like to enroll into this course, please contact our office to obtain a Student Enrolment Form or for a confidential discussion.

Phone: +61 3 9999 0779
Email: [email protected]

Duration 104 weeks
Delivery Mode On-Campus
Delivery Location Suit 1, Level 3, 220 Albert Rd, South Melbourne VIC 3205

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