COURSES

Diploma of Building Construction - CPC50220

Diploma of Building Construction

Course code: CPC50220

This qualification reflects the role of building professionals who apply knowledge of structural principles, risk and financial management, estimating, preparing and administering building and construction contracts, selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and managing construction work in building projects including residential and commercial with the following limitations:• Residential construction limited to National Construction Code Class 1 and 10 buildings to a maximum of 3 storeys.
• Commercial construction limited to National Construction Code Class 2 to 9 buildings, Type C and B construction.

Occupational titles may include:
• Builder
• General Foreperson
• Building Inspector

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 104 weeks (including 8 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 9am-5pm. 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 = 27 (24 core units plus 3 elective units)

UNITS

TITLE

UNITS

TITLE

BSBOPS504

Manage risk

CPCCBC4018

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

BSBWHS513

Lead WHS risk management

CPCCBC4053

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

CPCCBC4001

Apply building codes and standards to the construction pro-cess for Class 1 and 10 buildings

CPCCBC5001

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Type B construction

CPCCBC4003

Select, prepare and administer a construction contract

CPCCBC5002

Monitor costing systems on complex building and construction projects

CPCCBC4004

4 Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects

CPCCBC5003

Supervise the planning of onsite building and construction work

CPCCBC4005

Produce labor and material schedules for ordering

CPCCBC5005

Select and manage building and construction contractors

CPCCBC4008

Supervise site communication and administration processes for building and construction projects

CPCCBC5007

Administer the legal obligations of a building and construction contractor

CPCCBC4009

Apply legal requirements to building and construction proj- ects

CPCCBC5010

Manage construction work

CPCCBC4010

Apply structural principles to residential and commercial constructions

CPCCBC5011

Manage environmental management practices and processes in building and construction

CPCCBC4012

Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCBC5013

Manage professional technical and legal reports on building and construction projects

CPCCBC4013

Prepare and evaluate tender documentation

CPCCBC5018

Apply structural principles to the construction of buildings up to 3 storeys

CPCCBC4014

Prepare simple building sketches and drawings

CPCCBC5019

Manage building and construction business finances