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RII50415 – Diploma of Civil Construction Management

Get ready to take on a leadership role with the Diploma of Civil Construction Management. Develop much sought-after project management skills in civil construction, with modules aimed at helping you accelerate your career.


The Diploma in Civil Construction Management will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to excel in a management role. Learn how to manage finances, risk, regulations, staffing, stakeholder interests, and contracts in a civil construction environment.

With this qualification under your belt, you will have the confidence to use judgement and planning to determine the right equipment, roles, and techniques for your team.

Studying with Transformed means you have total flexibility. Study at your own pace, with confidence knowing you are tapping into the experience of the industry’s best trainers.

Got skills in civil construction management, but no qualification? Fast-track your qualification with Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Are you a consultancy looking to upskill your civil construction team? Talk to us about our face-to-face training for groups of 8+.

Learning Outcomes

This qualification is designed for those working for civil construction companies or consultancies in contract administration and management, construction management or project management roles.

Course Fees and Funding

$7,250 online & RPL
Fees are GST exempt

Funding for this qualification may be available under the Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) arrangement

Support and Delivery

Take advantage of our flexible training and assessment options, designed for busy people. Transformed offers two flexible learning pathways:

  1. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) – Assessment only, assessing evidence of existing skills and knowledge against the competency standards.
  2. Online Learning – The learning environment provides access to study guides, assessment materials & submission links and online support from your assessor 
    Our Transformed team will support you every step of the way through training literature, videos and assessor contact.

Talk to our team about the right course delivery for you.

Are you looking to upskill your employees?

Talk to us about face-to-face delivery available within organisations for groups of 8 or more.

Course Structure

Complete 13 subjects (5 core and 8 electives)

Core Units

Unit code Unit Title Available by RPL Available by Distance
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace Y Y
BSBWOR502 Ensure team effectiveness Y Y
RIIENV501D Implement and maintain environmental management plan N Y
RIIQUA501D Implement, monitor and develop quality management plans N Y
RIIRIS501D Implement and maintain management systems to control risk N Y

Elective Units

Choose at least 1 unit from Group A and at least 4 from Group B. 
You can choose up to 2 units from Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma level from this or another training package or accredited course.


Unit code Unit Title Available by RPL Available by Distance
RIICWM501D Implement civil construction plan Y Y
RIICWM502D Implement civil works maintenance program Y Y

Group B

Unit code Unit Title Available by RPL Available by Distance
RIICWM503D Prepare civil works cost estimate Y Y
RIICWM504D Prepare civil works bill of quantities Y Y
RIICWM505D/td> Prepare civil works schedule of rates Y Y
BSBFIM501 Manage budgets and financial plans Y Y
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan Y Y
BSBPMG521 Manage project integration Y Y
BSBPMG511 Manage project scope Y Y
BSBPMG512 Manage project time Y Y
BSBPMG513 Manage project quality Y Y
BSBPMG514/td> Manage project costs Y Y
BSBPMG515 Manage project human resources Y Y
BSBPMG516 Manage project information and communication Y Y
BSBPMG517 Manage project risk Y Y
BSBPMG518 Manage project procurement Y Y
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development Y Y
Course Length

18 months – distance learning (self-paced)
12 months – recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Student Profile

This course is designed to meet the needs of those working for civil construction companies or consultancies in these roles:

  • Contract administration
  • Construction management
  • Project management
Career and Salary

Civil Project Manager



Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course, however we recommend you have experience in civil construction management or project management.


Participants are required to undertake a number of assessment activities, including:

  • Lodgment of an up-to-date CV
  • Completion of third party report
  • Work-based assessments
  • Written question and answers.


Assessment for the Diploma is against the competency standards within the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package (RII). Expect to spend about 60 hours on assessment tasks.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Are you skilled in civil construction management, but not qualified? Use your existing skills to get a head-start on your Diploma.

Talk to our team to find out if you are eligible for RPL.

Take our self assessment survey

Are you interested in finding out if you have options for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a qualification?

Do you have some work experience or have been in the workforce for a number of years but not sure how you can apply your existing knowledge to achieving a qualification?

Our self assessment survey will give you more information for what your self paced learning pathway looks like based onyour work and life experience – ie do you have options for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or is a distance package best for you – or a blend of both.

The survey is free and it takes just 10 mins to complete and within 24 hours you will have a response from a Transformed team member with your recommended learning pathway as well as the fee to complete and the next steps should you wish to enrol. We have payment plans to suit all budgets.

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