The Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) has been designed to meet the needs of a 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.
Career opportunities, include:
- On-site management and supervision of residential and medium rise projects
- local, national and international construction management
- specialist construction roles in quality assurance and safety
Pathways to further study:
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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 the learner has already completed other eligible elective units, these will be counted towards completion of this program.
||Read and interpret plans and specifications
||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
||Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
||Identify And Produce Estimated Costs For Building And Construction Projects
||Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
||Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
||Select And Prepare A Construction Contract
||Apply Principles Of OHS Risk Management
||Manage Project Risk
||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects
||Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
||Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects
||Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects
||Manage Project Quality
||Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings
||Supervise The Planning Of On-site Medium Rise Building Or Construction Work
||Manage Environmental Management Practices And Processes In Building And Construction
||Manage Construction Work
| Code || Name |
|CPCCBC4012B||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|CPCCBC4001A||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects|
|CPCCBC4010B||Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions|
|CPCCBC4004A||Identify And Produce Estimated Costs For Building And Construction Projects|
|CPCCBC4013A||Prepare and evaluate tender documentation|
|CPCCBC4006B||Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects|
|CPCCBC4003A||Select And Prepare A Construction Contract|
|BSBOHS504B||Apply Principles Of OHS Risk Management|
|BSBPMG508A||Manage Project Risk|
|CPCCBC5001B||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects|
|CPCCBC5007B||Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor|
|CPCCBC5009A||Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects|
|CPCCBC5002A||Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects|
|BSBPMG505A||Manage Project Quality|
|CPCCBC5018A||Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings|
|CPCCBC5003A||Supervise The Planning Of On-site Medium Rise Building Or Construction Work|
|CPCCBC5011A||Manage Environmental Management Practices And Processes In Building And Construction|
|CPCCBC5010B||Manage Construction Work|
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.
International students, who enrol in this program, must have an IELTS 5.5 and a qualification equivalent to Year 12
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.
Qualification and recognition
Upon completion, you will attain the CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (building)
How to apply
Apply via agent
Holmesglen recommends international students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents. This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students. Further information of the GTE requirements is available at: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au.
To find out more, visit How to Apply for International Students.
If you have further questions about your application, please contact our International Centre:
T: 03 9564 1703
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.
|Course Fee||$14,900.00||per annum|
|Non Tuition Costs*
*Includes but is not limited to living costs, overseas student health cover insurance premium and visa fees. Additional living costs apply for spouse/de facto and dependent children.
All fees are indicative only. Holmesglen reviews its tuition fees and charges annually. You will be required to pay the current fee that applies from the beginning of the next study period.
An additional administration fee may apply where the application is submitted directly to Holmesglen and not through a Holmesglen-approved education agent.
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Tuition Fee Protection Service
The Tuition Protection Service (TPS) is an initiative of the Australian Government to assist international students whose education providers are unable to fully deliver their course of study for which tuition fees are paid. Read more about the TPS here
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