Environmental Awareness

for Civil Construction

Are you working on a civil construction project where your activities are likely to impact on the environment? For DPTI contracts, it is a requirement for at least 2 people on site to be trained in this

Course Overview

This course provides construction workers with the knowledge to identify environmental issues associated with their activities and best practice methods to minimise environmental impact and outline environmental legal obligations relevant to construction activities.

Civil Train SA engages the specialist services of AECOM to deliver this training.

This is an approved DPTI course and is based on the DPTI workbook ‘Environmental Awareness for Civil Construction Projects.’ It is a requirement for DPTI contracts for at least 2 people on site to have undertaken this training.

Course Outcomes

  • On completion of the course you will be able to:
  • Understand common environmental terms
  • State legal obligations and responsibilities in relation to environmental management
  • Recognise common environmental impacts on construction sites and potential impacts resulting from work activities
  • Identify accepted current environmental management best practices for relevant workplace activities
  • Identify situations which require further advice about appropriate work practices to minimise environmental damage
  • Upon completion you will receive a Statement of Attendance

Course Duration

This course is one day (8 hours).

Entry Requirements


Entrants will need a level of language and literacy skills to enable them to meet the requirements of the course.

Civil Train recommends year 10 school completion or equivalent as a guide to the level required for short courses.

Delivery & Assessment

This course is delivered and assessed face to face.

There are theory and practical training and assessment components to the course.


Public courses are scheduled frequently at Civil Train SA offices in Thebarton.

Civil Train SA can come to your worksite to deliver Environmental Awareness for Civil Construction Projects training to a group of employees – please enquire below for a quote.

Fees Breakdown

Please refer to our Fees Schedule for current fees and subsidies.

Please refer to our Fees and Refunds Policy for terms and conditions.

Personal Protective Equipment

Enclosed footwear is a minimum requirement for all Civil Train sites. Other sites may have other requirements which will be confirmed at the time of booking.

Date Time Location Full Fee Cost
19 May 2022 08:00 am – 02:00 pm Online $540.00
31 May 2022 08:00 am – 04:00 pm 1 South Road, Thebarton, SA 5031 $540.00
14 June 2022 08:00 am – 04:00 pm 1 South Road, Thebarton SA 5031 $540.00
7 July 2022 08:00 am – 04:00 pm 1 South Road, Thebarton SA 5031 $540.00
10 August 2022 08:00 am – 04:00 pm 1 South Road, Thebarton, SA 5031 $540.00
5 September 2022 08:00 am – 04:00 pm 1 South Road, Thebarton, SA 5031 $540.00
4 October 2022 08:00 am – 04:00 pm 1 South Road, Thebarton, SA 5031 $540.00
7 November 2022 08:00 am – 04:00 pm 1 South Road, Thebarton, SA 5031 $540.00
6 December 2022 08:00 am – 04:00 pm 1 South Road, Thebarton, SA 5031 $540.00

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Office Details
1 South Road, Thebarton SA 5031, Australia
Ph: 08 8111 8001 Fax: (08) 8111 8002
Email: courses@ccfsa.com.au

Civil Train Live Works Site
59-71 Heaslip Rd, Burton, SA 5110, Australia

Civil Train Regency Park
Unit 2 16-18 Tikalara, Regency Park, SA, 5010, Australia


Alice Springs
475 South Stuart Highway, Kilgariff NT 0873, Australia
Ph: 08 8953 3515 / 0416 439 090 / 0427 003 913
Email: coursesnt@ccfsa.com.au

76 The Esplanade, Darwin, NT 0800, Australia


CCF WA House
70 Verde Drive, Jandakot WA 6164, Australia
Ph: 08 9417 1980 or 0400 223 470
Email: courseswa@ccfsa.com.au

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