Certificate III in Waste Management CPP30711

Certificate III in Waste Management CPP30711


Certificate III in Waste Management CPP30711 is a nationally recognised qualification that has been developed for those working in waste management, within Local Government or the private sector.

This qualification is aimed at providing a hands on approach which covers a broad range of different areas of waste management activities and includes some front line training in general workplace issues such as Occupational Health and Safety and customer interactions.

The Certificate III in Waste Management CPP30711 qualification is delivered via a combination of workshops and one-on-one contact with students. This may include face-to-face meetings, skype and telephone sessions and on-the-job workplace visits to provide support and assistance in the completion of assessment requirements.

Course Dates and Locations

Please see below.

Target Audience

Suitable for those working directly in the waste management area at a practical level, for example at a landfill, transfer station or waste treatment facility.

Learning Outcomes

As a result of completing this program, participants should be able to:

  • understand and implement environmentally sustainable practices;
  • understand and implement operational requirements;
  • understand the fundamentals of dangerous goods and hazardous substances;
  • understand operational requirements of the waste management industry and contribute to safe work practices;
  • identify, segregate and manage waste according to the waste hierarchy;
  • prepare and report on monitoring of contained waste, waste disposal sites and storage of waste; and
  • contribute to effective teamwork and workplace relationships and manage waste related enquiries and complaints.


2x blocks of three days (six days in total)


$4,500.00 (GST exempt) (inclusive of assessment fees).

Cancellations, transfers and substitutions

  • Requested must be received in writing via email, letter or fax.
  • Cancellations received within 5 working days of the start of the course will incur a 20% administration fee of the full course cost.
  • Non-attendance or cancellations received within 2 working days of the start of the course will incur the full course fee.
  • Participants can only transfer course dates once without incurring the full fee.
  • Substitutions can be made at any time and no fee will be incurred.

Relationship to Competency Standard

This Certificate III in Waste Management consists of the following 17 nationally recognised Units of Competency:

  • CPPCMN3001B - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • CPPWMT3041A - Identify operational requirements of waste management industry
  • CPPWMT4062A - Apply waste avoidance techniques
  • CPPCMN3003A - Contribute to workplace safety arrangements
  • CPPWMT3011A - Respond to waste emergencies
  • CPPWMT3044A - Identify wastes and hazards
  • CPPCMN3004A - Respond to enquiries and complaints
  • BSBFLM303 - Contribute to effective workplace relationship
  • CPPWMT3042A - Follow environmental policies and procedures when transporting waste
  • BSBWOR301 - Organise personal work priorities and development
  • CPPWMT3014A - Manually sort waste
  • CPPWMT3019A - Prepare waste for re-use
  • CPPWMT3005A - Identify and segregate waste
  • CPPWMT3023A - Maintain waste disposal site
  • CPPWMT3013A - Receive waste
  • CPPWMT3017A - Store waste
  • CPPWMT3025A - Monitor contained waste


Nationally Accredited Training Elected Member and Officer Training

This qualification is delivered and assessed by Illuminate Group (RTO 52022)

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Certificate III in Waste Management
  • Wednesday, 7 August 2019
  • Registration from 8:45AM
  • Block 1
    7 August - WALGA
    8 August - SMRC
    9 August - WALGA

    Block 2
    11 November - WALGA
    12 November - Tamala Park
    13 November - WALGA
  • $4500.00 (GST Exempt)
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