CPC40120

Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building Specialisation)

Course Overview

The Certificate IV in Building and Construction (CPC40120) 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 specialised skills (including builders), product compliance, deployment of contract specialised skills, weather and site location.

Type

International

Delivery

Face-to-Face

Duration

52 Weeks
20 Hours/Week
4 Terms
10 Week Terms

CRICOS Code

110354C

Course Discount

TBC

Start dates

23 January 2023
17 April 2023
10 July 2023
3 October 2023

Course Breakdown

Core Units

CPCCBC4001

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

CPCCBC4002

Manage work health and safety in the building and construction workplace

CPCCBC4007

Plan building or construction work

CPCCBC4008

Supervise site communication and administration processes for building and construction projects

CPCCBC4009

Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects

CPCCBC4010

Apply structural principles to residential and commercial constructions

CPCCBC4012

Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCBC4014

Prepare simple building sketches and drawings

CPCCBC4018

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

CPCCBC4021

Minimise waste on the building and construction site

CPCCBC4053

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

Elective Units

BSBPMG422

Apply project quality management techniques

CPCCBC4003

Select, prepare and administer a construction contract

CPCCBC4004

Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects

CPCCBC4005

Produce labour and material schedules for ordering

CPCCBC4006

Select, procure and store construction materials for building and construction projects

CPCSUS4002

Use building science principles to construct energy efficient buildings

CPCCBC4017

Arrange resources and prepare for the building and construction project

CPCCBC4052

Lead and manage teams in the building and construction industry

Career Outcomes

Builder, construction supervisor, site manager, site supervisor, leading hand

Face-to-face Schedule

This course is scheduled as:

52 weeks | 20 hours per week | 4 terms | 10 week terms (plus term breaks)

We recommend that learners set aside between 5–7 hours per week for homework, reading and assessment tasks.

For scheduled course dates please contact:
international@alanakaye.edu.au.

Entry Requirements

Students must be aged 18 years and above

Evidence of acceptable English language test course as below:

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
    5.5
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL),
    internet based test 46
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (Certificate in Advanced
    English) 162
  • Pearson Test of English Academic 42

Course Fees

Darwin

  • Application Fee (non-refundable) – $300
  • Resource Fee – $200
  • Tuition Fee – $12,500

Contact international@alanakaye.edu.au for information on discounted fees.

Gold Coast

  • Application Fee (non-refundable) – $300
  • Resource Fee – $200
  • Tuition Fee – $12,500

Contact international@alanakaye.edu.au for information on discounted fees.

Inclusions:

  • Course learning and assessment material
  • Qualified industry expert trainer
  • Student support
  • Coffee and tea
  • Certification upon successful completion