Cert IV in Building Construction - CPC40120
Cert IV in Building Construction
Course code: CPc40120
This qualification reflects the role of builders, site managers, and managers of small to medium-sized building businesses who apply knowledge of structural principles, codes, standards and legal requirements to Class 1 and 10, to a maximum of two storeys and Class 2 to 9 Type C constructions, and who plan and supervise safe building and construction work, prepare and administer contracts, and who apply quality principles to building and construction projects.
Building relates to construction and Site Management is about managing the factors around construction, such as the deployment of crews with specialized skills (including builders), product compliance, deployment of contract specialised skills, weather and site location.
- Basic computer skills
- English Proficiency level for the training course reading, writing and comprehension skills
- IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
- Minimum 18 years of age
HOW TO APPLY
MODES OF DELIVERY
- Simulated work environment
- Duration 52 weeks
The qualification offers a maximum period of 52 weeks (including 4 weeks holiday) from the date of commencement in which to complete their studies and submit all work for assessment. Students will attend face-to-face 2 x days per week 9 am-5 pm. This includes training and assessment. In addition, students are required to complete up to a maximum of 5 hours per week independent, unsupervised activities.
Candidates must provide evidence of currency and experience by working in a management role for a minimum of 12 months within the past 18 months. A letter on company letterhead from current/past employer(s) verifying this is required.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) means an assessment process that assesses the competency(s) of an individual that they may have been acquired through formal, non-formal, and informal learning to determine the extent to which that individual meets the requirements specified in the training package.
UNITS OF COMPETENCY
|CPCCBC4001||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 1 and 10 Buildings||CPCCBC4053||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 2 to 9, Type C Buildings|
|CPCCBC4002||Manage work health and safety in the building and construction workplace||BSBPMG422||Apply project quality management techniques|
|CPCCBC4007||Plan building or construction work||CPCCBC4003||Select, prepare and administer a construction contract|
|CPCCBC4008||Supervise site communication and administration processes for building and construction projects||CPCCBC4004||Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects|
|CPCCBC4009||Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects||CPCCBC4005||Produce labour and material schedules for ordering|
|CPCCBC4010||Apply structural principles to residential and commercial constructions||CPCCBC4006||Select, procure and store construction materials for building and construction projects|
|CPCCBC4012||Read and interpret plans and specification||CPCSUS4002||Use building science principles to construct energy efficient buildings|
|CPCCBC4014||Prepare simple building sketches and drawings||CPCCBC4013||Prepare and evaluate tender documentation|
|CPCCBC4018||Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects||CPCCBC4017||Arrange resources and prepare for the building and construction project|
|CPCCBC4021||Minimize waste on the building and construction site|