RII30919 Certificate III in Civil Construction – Traffic Management

Course Objective

This qualification is designed for persons working in civil construction, specifically in the area of Traffic Control and Management.

The 7 Core Units are common across all streams within the qualification, but the 16 electives are a mix of stream specific and aligned with an individual’s work situation. There are a number of units of competency that relate directly to a roads authority work licence in Queensland and these have further requirements, to meet TMR regulations.


Upon request, ACTA Group provide flexible delivery options whilst meeting national standards of compliance and safety.

  • Group booking discounts apply
  • Courses run weekly/monthly
  • Course times between 7am/4pm
  • Classroom or Onsite Training
  • Corporate packages
  • Real life facilities, done with industry experienced, current and competent trainers

Recognition of Prior Learning/RPL: Recognition of prior learning (RPL) is all about the skills and knowledge you’ve collected through work and life experiences and then transferring them to current training course requirements. RPL students must be able to demonstrate currency operating machine and complete all assessments without fail, to be deemed competent to operate machine safely and given a Statement of Attainment.


  • Gold Coast – Burleigh Heads
  • Brisbane – Salisbury
  • Onsite – we come to your site.



To be awarded the Certificate III in Civil Construction (Traffic Management) the following packaging rules apply:

Total number of units = 23

7 core units  plus

16 elective units,  of which:

  • eight (8) must be chosen from Group V
  • at least two (2) must be chosen from Group W,
  • with at least three (3) must be chosen from Group X,
  • up to three (3) may be chosen from the electives listed below, elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.


Core Units

RIIBEF201E Plan and organise work

RIICCM201E Carry out measurements and calculations

RIICCM203E Read and interpret plans and specifications

RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace

RIISAM203E Use hand and power tools

RIISAM204E Operate small plant and equipment

RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures


Elective Units


Group V

FDFOP1003A Carry out manual handling tasks

RIIRIS201E Conduct local risk control

RIIRTM203D Work as a safety observer/spotter

RIISTD201D Read and interpret maps

RIIVEH201D Operate light vehicle

RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat

RIIWHS302E Implement traffic management plans

TLIE3004 Prepare workplace documents


Group W

RIIWHS206 Control traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic signs

RIIWHS303 Position, set up and program portable traffic control devices


Group X

HLTAID011 Provide first aid

RIICCM206D Support plant operations

RIIGOV201E Comply with site work processes/procedures

RIIQUA201E Maintain and monitor site quality standards

RIIRIS301E Apply risk management processes


The Traffic Management course is delivered in standard lecture format, with demonstrations included and active participation obligatory. Written assignments will also be an essential element of the course.

Upon successful completion, graduates of the course will receive a Testamur and Record of Results.

Course Requirements:

  • Be at least 15 years of age;
  • Have completed Year 10 in the Australian school system or equivalent; and
  • Have language, literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to ACSF Level 2.
  • Provision of the participant’s Unique Student Identifier (USI); and
  • Provision of Australian legal photo identification for assessment purposes.
  • Must wear steal cap boots

Training Pathways:

This pathway may lead to the following employment opportunities:

  • Control Traffic with a stop slow bat
  • Set up/implement traffic control plans
  • Operate a bump truck (rigid license needed)
  • Set up variable signage
  • Operate light vehicle
  • Work as a safety spotter/observer

Next Steps:

Thank you again for your interest in this course program. Please contact ACTA Group’s Participant Support team on 1300 011 144 or info@actagroup.com.au to commence the application process!