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CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)


About this qualification

This qualification has been designed to meet the needs of the building professional who coordinates the construction of a building, taking responsibility for the overall completion of the job, including selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with the client. The building professional may also be the appropriately licensed person with responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in the state or territory. Throughout the course you will learn the professional skills and knowledge required for the management, supervision and administration of residential, industrial and commercial building projects. With many comprehensive building elements will be incorporated into project based learning, you will have the opportunity to develop your technical and research skills in an environment of self paced learning, which may include study tours and site visits.

You will be trained in

  • Apply principles of OHS risk management
  • Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
  • Select and prepare a construction contract
  • Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
  • Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
  • Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
  • Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects
  • Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects
  • Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction work
  • Manage construction work
  • Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings Select and manage building and construction contractors
  • Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to medium rise building projects
  • Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
  • Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
  • Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
  • Manage project quality
  • Manage project risk
  • Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects

Your career

You will gain the skills to work as a Site Manager, Licensed or Registered Builder, Construction Manager or Project Manager with this Diploma of Building and Construction.

Duration

12 Months *

The duration indicated is maximum course duration and does not take into account any existing knowledge and skills. The course may be shorter depending on your academic background and/or relevant work experience where applicable.


Pathways

Successful completion means you may proceed to enroll into the CPC60212 – Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) at other RTOs.

Location of Delivery

Australia Wide


Assessment

Assessment methods may include:

  • Projects / Research
  • Written Assignments
  • Case Studies & Scenarios
  • Presentation/Role play
  • Unit Skill test

Admission Requirements

(According to the RTO)

  • Must be 18 years old or above
  • Student must complete CPCCWHS1001-Prepare to work safely in the construction industry unit
  • LLN assessment (Learning (ACSF Level 4), reading (ACSF Level 4), writing (ACSF Level 4), oral communication (ACSF Level 3) and numeracy (ACSF Level 4+) are desirable to participate in the course
  • Pre-training review

Duration

12 Months *

  • Course fees (Classroom Blended): $5000
  • RPL: $3500 to $5000
  • Enrolment Fees – $150.00
  • Certificate Re-issue Fees – $50
  • Administration Fees – N/A
  • Material Fees – N/A
Note: Please refer to the student handbook and refund policy for further information


Type of Study

Classroom Blended / Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Entry Requirements

NIL

Australia Wide (According to the training package)

The CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) requires 18 units of competency*

  • 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
  • CPCCBC5005A Select and manage building and construction
  • CPCCBC5007B Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
  • CPCSUS5001A Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
  • CPCCBC4005A Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
  • CPCCBC4014A Prepare simple building sketches and drawings
* As builder licensing varies across Australia, you might need additional requirements on top of this qualification. Please refer to the student handbook for more information.

Credit Transfer and RPL offered: Recognition of prior learning and skills assessment


This nationally recognised qualification is delivered by Alpha Training & Recognition.

Materials

We supply most materials and will contact you once you’re registered to confirm materials.

Licensing

Licence and registration requirements will depend on the state that you live in. Please follow the links below for more information.

VIC // NSW // QLD // ACT // SA // WA // TAS // NT

Nationally Accredited Qualification