Enhancing the quality of life for all Queensland communities

The role of a Supervisor in the Civil or Public Works sectors requires a  broad range of knowledge and skills. Not only does the supervisor need specific technical skills, they must also be skilled at planning, scheduling, estimation, logistics and project management. They must also be able to communicate, lead and develop people, maintain harmony and efficiency, while maintaining safety on the worksite.

These workshops blend the essential management, supervisory and technical knowledge and skills required to supervise construction projects effectively.

This course has been designed for workers involved in the construction and maintenance of civil infrastructure including, but not limited to:

  • Overseers
  • Supervisors
  • Leading Hands/Gangers
  • Inspectors
  • Technical Graduates
  • Project Managers
  • Contractors

  • Quality Control on site
  • Soils and compaction
  • Plans and Specifications
  • Planning & organising Civil Works
  • Management of a Civil Workforce
  • Drainage & Drainage Structures
  • Road Maintenance and Rehabilitation
  • Problem Solving and Decision Making
  • Conflict Theory
  • Conflict Management
  • internal and external customers
  • Environmental & Cultural Heritage Management
  • WHS & Site Risk Management
  • Concrete Theory and Practice

  • Asphalt Paving
  • Spray Seal Application
  • Team Building
  • Developing People
  • Safety Leadership
  • Leading Others
  • Effective Communication
  • Plant Management
  • Pavement Construction
  • Earthworks
  • Stabilized Pavements
  • Set out and Control
  • Engineering Calculations
  • Site Restoration

  • Lectures
  • Case studies
  • Group Discussions
  • In-class activities
  • Site visits
  • Work based activities

The program will be facilitated by content matter experts in each topic. Each individual has a vast range of knowledge and experience in the topics being presented.

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 Member Cost
 Non Member Cost
 CPD Hours
 Non Technical
Register your interest for this course by contacting the Professional Development Team training@ipweaq.com