COURSES

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.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • 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

For further information please contact the College and speak to our friendly Admissions Team:
Email: admin@camdencollege.edu.au
or
Online Enrolment

MODES OF DELIVERY

  • Online
  • Classroom
  • Simulated work environment
  • Distance
  • Duration 52 weeks

COURSE DELIVERY

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.

RPL CANDIDATE

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

Total number of units = 19 (11 core units plus 8 elective units)

UNITS

TITLE

UNITS

TITLE

CPCCBC4001

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 1 and 10 Buildings

CPCCBC4012

Read and interpret plans and specification

CPCCBC4002

Manage work health and safety in the building and construction workplace

CPCCBC4014

Prepare simple building sketches and drawings

CPCCBC4007

Plan building or construction work

CPCCBC4018

Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects

CPCCBC4008

Supervise site communication and administration processes for building and construction projects

CPCCBC4021

Minimize waste on the building and construction site

CPCCBC4009

Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects

CPCCBC4053

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 2 to 9, Type C Buildings

CPCCBC4010

Apply structural principles to residential and commercial constructions