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Certificate III in Civil Construction (Tunnel Construction)

Get the skills you need to join a tunnel construction crew with the RII30920 Certificate III in Civil Construction (Tunnel Construction). This nationally recognised qualification will teach you how to work safety on a civil construction site, following site rules and using standard tools, plant, and equipment. You’ll also gain job-specific technical skills required for tunnel construction: locating and protecting underground pipes and cables, digging, levelling, spreading and compacting, installing sub-soil drainage, waste removal, installing rock anchors and ground supports, lining tunnels and much more. Enquire now for the list of entry requirements, tunnel construction competencies, and upcoming enrolment dates.

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Average duration:
18 months

Nationally recognised training


This course can help you get a job as:

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Average Salary
$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job Title
Average Salary
$1,550 weekly pay
$1,440 weekly pay
$1,440 weekly pay
$1,550 weekly pay

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning

RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.

Enquire with a course provider to find out more.