ETI Course Catalogue
Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
About this Qualification
National Code: CPC50210
CRICOS Code: 076414E
TAFE ID: W741
Duration: 2 years
Central Institute of Technology, East Perth - February
Polytechnic West, Balga - February and July
Intakes: February, July
This qualification gives you an in depth insight into the legal, structural, financial and management processes involved in the construction process. It will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge you need to work as a builder on medium rise building projects. You will gain a range of skills enabling you to supervise the planning and quality of construction work and manage the risks associated with projects. The qualification also includes three weeks per year of work placement in the building industry.
To gain admission to this qualification you need to meet the minimum entry requirement equivalent to Australian Year 11 with passes in Mathematics. Refer to the admission requirements for your country.
Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)
CPC40110 (1 year)
Diploma of Building & Construction (Building) CPC50210
Major Study Areas
- Managing projects and construction work
- Learning and apply building codes and standards to low-medium rise buildings
- Supervising construction projects
- Learning and applying OHS principles
- Preparing construction contracts and estimating building costs
- Producing labour and materials schedules
- Developing sustainability policies
How is this Qualification Taught?
- Practical skills training
- Simulated Project Management Methods
- Building and construction supervisor
- Registered Builder
- Building and construction manager
On completion of the qualification you can continue on to a university undergraduate degree.
Advanced standing will be offered but will vary from university to university.
Click the following link for further information on Advanced Standing and Credit Transfer.
If you attend Central Institute of Technology, you are required to undertake three weeks of industry work placement per year as part of this qualification. It is your responsibility to organise this placement which is a requirement of successful completion of your qualification. Central Institute of Technology will assist you where possible but cannot guarantee placement.
If you attend Polytechnic West, you are required to undertake three weeks of industry work placement per year as part of this qualification. Lecturing staff will provide you with information about finding work placement at orientation.
Tuition: $12,000 per year
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