RII40720 Certificate IV in Civil Construction (Supervision)

If you are a civil contractor or team leader, take the leap into the next stage in your career with the RII40720 Certificate IV in Civil Construction (Supervision). Whether you’re looking for that next step, or want recognition for the skills, knowledge and experience you have earned in civil infrastructure projects, our site-based one-on-one program offers you the direction and support to achieve this higher-level qualification.

Career Pathways

This higher-level industry qualification will allow you to further your career in many facets of the civil industry and is fast becoming the new benchmark for civil contractors looking to take the next step in their career as they manage teams and site operations.

Entry Requirements

There are no educational entry requirements for this qualification, however participants must:

  • be 20 years old or over   
  • competent in written and spoken English. All prospective students will undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) evaluation prior to commencing the training.
  • have 5 years civil construction industry experience including some form of team leadership/ leading hand experience and have access to a worksite.
  • be a Trainee and have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).
  • be registered with an Apprenticeship Centre and have a training agreement with a registered employer from a relevant industry.

Ideally participants will have completed a civil construction qualification at Certificate III level before undertaking this program.


Our Certificate IV in Civil Construction (Supervision) is delivered and assessed through a series of sessions and evidence gathering over a 30-month period depending on your experience.


Face-to-face sessions on-site or via a virtual classroom depending on your location and requirements.


The tuition fees you pay will depend on whether you are eligible for government funding subsidies within your state.  Find out more here or contact us for more information.

Assessment Methods

The course is delivered with both theory and practical elements, with a mixture of on-the-job and off-the-job and individual research supported by your trainer and assessor.


Most materials are supplied. Once you’re registered, we will be in contact to confirm final unit selection, materials and fees.