Certificate IV in Building & Construction (Building) – CPC40110

Certificate IV Building and Construction

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of individuals requiring a licence who have a Carpentry, Bricklaying, Architectural or Engineering background in NSW, QLD, NT, SA, TAS or ACT.

You can study in class in Brisbane and Sydney, or on-line using our e-learning portal. The lessons are presented by Australia’s leading professional building trainers, who each have years of experience as successful building contractors. Our on-line lessons feature animation and multi-media to help you understand difficult concepts, and include free software to help you learn how to create contracts, estimate quantities, and create all the documents you need to be a builder, including WHS Management Plans, and DAs. Trial the system now

Any experience you already have will be recognised and credited to you by a process called Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), so you can focus on any skill gaps.

Sixteen (16) units of competency are required for award of this qualification:

  • Thirteen (13) compulsory units
  • Three (3) elective units
13 Compulsory Units
CPCCBC4001A Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
CPCCBC4002A Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace
CPCCBC4003A Select and prepare a construction contract
CPCCBC4004A Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
CPCCBC4005A Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
CPCCBC4006B Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
CPCCBC4007A Plan building or construction work
CPCCBC4008B Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects
CPCCBC4009B Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
CPCCBC4010B Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
CPCCBC4011B Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions
CPCCBC4012B Read and interpret plans and specifications
BSBSMB406A Manage small business finances
3 Elective Units
CPCCBC4018A Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects
CPCCBC4024A Resolve business disputes
CPCCBC4013A Prepare and evaluate tender documentation

Contact our experienced team to get your existing skills recognised. Benefit from on-site training and on-line education.


Queensland: $500 Make an enquiry

NSW: From $1000

Please call us for more information on pricing in NSW.  

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Other states: $3990*

No cost for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders

RPL Pathway  $3990*

Call us now on 1300 642 457 for more info

*1st July 2017