Building & Construction
Certificate IV in Building and Construction
Course ID: CPC40110
This course is designed for aspiring or working tradespeople who want to start their own building business and prepare for the Building Practitioners Board Registration. After completing this course you can pursue a career in a supervisory role such as construction supervisor, planner or Manager.
Classroom based delivery
Classroom based programs combine face to face trainer led sessions with self directed learning by the student
Students are required to attend 2 weekly classroom based session of 4 hours where the trainer facilitates a range of learning experiences including:
- facilitator led instruction/lecture
- group discussion
- group learning activities
- case studies
- role plays
- site visits
Students will receive constructive feedback from the trainer and assessor on all activities and are provided with support where required
Participants will be advised of the assessment requirements at the commencement of each unit.
This Training is delivered with Victorian Government Funding for eligible students. Check your eligibility click here or call us on 0416 939 238. If you are eligible for Victorian Government Funding then following fee applies
Amount to be paid by student – $0
Material Fee – $0
Non – Government Funded ( Fee for Service)
For information about fee please check out statement of fee below
Classes are held 2 nights per week part time and run for 28 – 35 weeks depending on your level of experience in the industry.
This course is conducted at various locations across Victoria. Please contact us to find out the closest location to you.P roposed training locations are:
- Melbourne CBD
What will you Learn:
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in 16 units of competency:
- 13 core units
- 3 elective units.
In order to meet the requirements of the Building Authority, 4 electives have been selected. All the units have been divided into five topics.
Manage personal work priorities and professional development
Manage small business finances
||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
||Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace
||Select and prepare a construction contract
||Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
||Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
||Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
||Plan building or construction work
||Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects
||Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
||Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
|Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions
Apply project quality-management techniques
|Read and interpret plans and specifications
Undertake small business planning
Minimise waste on the building and construction site
Perform CPR (3 hours)
Course ID: HLTAID001
This unit will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.
It applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR in a range of situations, include community and workplace settings.
Perform basic emergency life support (2 half days)
Course ID: HLTAID002
This unit will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to recognise and respond to life-threatening emergencies in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.
It applies to all workers who may be required to provide an emergency response in a range of situations, include community and workplace settings.
Perform first aid (2 full days)
This unit will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty.
It applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.