Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Course Description

NRT

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of builders, including selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with clients. The builder may also be the appropriately licenced person with responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in the State or Territory. Builder licencing varies across States and Territories and additional requirements to attainment of this qualification may be required.

 

Mode of Delivery -Recognition of Prior Learning

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Prerequisites

There are no formal pre-requisites for this program; however appropriate experience in the building and construction industry as well as a basic knowledge of the BCA and other standards is required.

Assessment via interview and portfolio of evidence is available to participants with relevant workplace experience within building and construction environments.

Duration

There is no set duration.  Duration is dependent on applicant knowledge, skills and experience levels.

Assessment

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

  • Self-assessment
  • Third-party assessment
  • Competency conversation
  • Completion of a portfolio of evidence.

Pathway

  • The pathway is:
    • Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction Management

Student Information

Refer to the student handbook for details, inclusive of course information, student obligations, and services provided.

Mode of Delivery -Recognition of Prior Learning

Click here to learn more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Opportunities

Builder

 

Core units

BSBOHS504B

Apply principles of OHS risk management

BSBPMG505A

Manage project quality

BSBPMG508A

Manage project risk

CPCCBC4001A

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects

CPCCBC4003A

Select and prepare a construction contract

CPCCBC4004A

Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects

CPCCBC4010B

Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions

CPCCBC4013A

Prepare and evaluate tender documentation

CPCCBC5001B

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects

CPCCBC5002A

Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects

CPCCBC5003A

Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction work

CPCCBC5010B

Manage construction work

CPCCBC5018A

Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings

Elective units – Group A

CPCCBC5004A

Supervise and apply quality standards to the selection of building and construction materials

CPCCBC5005A

Select and manage building and construction contractors

 

BSBCUS501

Manage quality customer service

BSBFIM501

Manage budgets and financial plans

BSBHRM509

Manage rehabilitation or return to work programs

BSBINN502

Build and sustain an innovative work environment

BSBITA401

Design databases

BSBITU402

Develop and use complex spreadsheets

BSBITU404

Produce complex desktop published documents

BSBLED502

Manage programs that promote personal effectiveness

BSBMGT502

Manage people performance

BSBMGT517

Manage operational plan

BSBRSK501

Manage risk

BSBSLS502

Lead and manage a sales team

BSBWOR501

Manage personal work priorities and professional development

BSBWOR502

Lead team effectiveness

CPCCBC4005A

Produce labour and material schedules for ordering

CPCCBC4006B

Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects

CPCCBC4009B

Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects

CPCCBC4011B

Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions

CPCCBC4012B

Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCBC4014A

Prepare simple building sketches and drawings

 

How to get a builder’s or contractor licence or registration

To work as a builder or tradesperson in Australia you must have a licence or be registered (depending on your state or territory). A licence or registration may require a combination of technical qualification, experience, skills and knowledge prior to application. Read more 

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