Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) CPC50210

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of individuals applying for a building contractors licence that do not have a trade background. In NSW individuals that do not have a trade background in Carpentry, Bricklaying, Architecture or Engineering will require a Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) additionally to the Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) to apply for a builder’s licence.

This course is available via RPL (for experienced builders), or on-line. Our on-line course features one-on-one training and mentoring with professional trainers and experienced builders, over 200 multi-media lessons, and free software to download and use for costing and estimating. There are over 35 professional documents included to help kick-start your career in the building industry, including WHS Management Plans, sample contracts, and sample reports.

Interact and get feed-back from our trainers no matter where you live, through our unique video response technology, which connects you to your trainer through your laptop so you can see and hear your trainer, just like being in a class-room!

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Eighteen (18) units of competency are required for award of this qualification:

  • Thirteen (13) compulsory units
  • Five (5) elective units
13 Compulsory Units
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 principals to the construction of medium rise buildings
BSBOHS504B Apply principals of OHS risk management
BSBPM505A Manage project quality
BSBPM508A Manage project risk
5 Elective Units
CPCCBC5004A Supervise and apply quality standards to the selection of building and construction materials
CPCCBC5005A Select and manage building and construction contractors
CPCCBC5007B Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction project
CPCCBC5009A Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects
CPCCBC4024A Resolve business disputes



CSQ Funding:

$700 for eligible QLD residents. This course is funded by CSQ. To be eligible for funding you must be employed or living in Queensland. For more terms and conditions please make an enquiry

NSW: From $1000

Please call us for more information on pricing in NSW.

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

ACT: From $500 for eligible funding applicants.

On-line: $4990* for all other States and Territories.

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Find out more by contacting us 1300 642 457.

*1st July 2017