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Overview

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Course code:

CPC50210

Next available intakes:

July, February

Course length:

Full Time: 1.5 years , Part Time: 3 - 4 years

Campus:

Chadstone, St Kilda Road

This qualification has been designed to meet the needs of the building professional who coordinates the construction of a building, taking responsibility for the overall completion of the job, including selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with the client.

The building professional may also be the appropriately licensed person with responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in the state or territory.

Throughout the course you will learn the professional skills and knowledge required for the management, supervision and administration of residential, industrial and commercial building projects.

With many comprehensive building elements will be incorporated into project based learning, you will have the opportunity to develop your technical and research skills in an environment of self paced learning, which may include study tours and site visits.

Free TAFE is not available to International Students


 


Course structure

To receive this qualification you must complete 13 core units and five elective units.

Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications.

If you have already completed other eligible elective units, these will be counted towards completion of this program.

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

BSBOHS504B

Apply Principles Of OHS Risk Management

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

CPCCBC4012B

Read and interpret plans and specifications

CPCCBC4013A

Prepare And Evaluate Tender Documentation

CPCCBC4018A

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

CPCCBC5001B

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects

CPCCBC5018A

Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings

CPCCBC5007B

Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor

CPCCBC5009A

Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects

BSBPMG505A

Manage Project Quality

BSBPMG508A

Manage Project Risk

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

CPCCBC5011A

Manage Environmental Management Practices And Processes In Building And Construction

Code Name
BSBOHS504BApply Principles Of OHS Risk Management
CPCCBC4001AApply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
CPCCBC4003ASelect And Prepare A Construction Contract
CPCCBC4004AIdentify And Produce Estimated Costs For Building And Construction Projects
CPCCBC4010BApply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
CPCCBC4012BRead and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCBC4013APrepare And Evaluate Tender Documentation
CPCCBC4018AApply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects
CPCCBC5001BApply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects
CPCCBC5018AApply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings
CPCCBC5007BAdminister the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
CPCCBC5009AIdentify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects
BSBPMG505AManage Project Quality
BSBPMG508AManage Project Risk
CPCCBC5002AMonitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects
CPCCBC5003ASupervise The Planning Of On-site Medium Rise Building Or Construction Work
CPCCBC5010BManage Construction Work
CPCCBC5011AManage Environmental Management Practices And Processes In Building And Construction

Entry requirements

Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview.

These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.

VCE or equivalent; or mature age (at least 18 years of age and away from formal study for at least one year).

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

Following completion of this course, students are eligible to receive the award qualification CPC50210  Diploma of Building and Construction (Building).

The diploma is nationally recognised and is supported by the Building Practitioners Board (BPB), the Australian Institute of Builders (AIB) and the Housing Industry Association (HIA).

PATHWAYS

Graduates may have the opportunity to articulate into one of Holmesglen's building degree programs or other university degree programs.

Pathways for International students


On satisfactory completion of the Diploma of Building and Construction (Building), you will be eligible to enter into the Bachelor of Construction Management and Economics with up to 1 year’s advanced standing.
All students transitioning from Vocational to Higher Education will enter a Transition to Degree Program prior to the commencement of their Degree classes to ensure their preparedness for Higher Education studies.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- on-site management and supervision
- local, national and international construction management
- specialist construction roles in quality assurance and safety


How to apply

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Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.

VTAC

Apply through VTAC for the February intake for full-time study.

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Full Fee

$19,458.00

Government subsidised

$10,046.00

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

VET Student Loans are available to eligible students to pay for tuition fees for this course. Read more about VET Student Loans.

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Building and Construction Management Open Days

At Holmesglen, we offer an entire suite of building courses designed to meet the strong demand predicted over the upcoming years, all of which follow a national framework meaning your qualification will be recognized nationally. Visit us on Open Day for a formal a presentation at 6.30pm highlighting pathway options and career outcomes in the Building and Construction industry. Following the presentation you will have the opportunity to speak to industry experienced teachers who will give you the information and advise you about each entry stream. Registrations are essential for sessions to go ahead.

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Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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