Courses

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.

Cost:

Government Funded

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

Statement-of-Fee-2017

Duration

Classes are held 2 nights per week part time and run for 28 – 35 weeks depending on your level of experience in the industry.

Location

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
  • Dandenong
  • Frankston
  • Clayton
  • Nunawading
  • Ardeer
  • Geelong
  • Ballarat
  • Melton
  • Lalor

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.

Unit Code

CPCCBC4025A

BSBSMB406A

Unit Title

Manage personal work priorities and professional development

Manage small business finances

CPCCBC4001A Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
CPCCBC4002A Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace
CPCCBC4003A Select and prepare a construction contract
CPCCBC4004A Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
CPCCBC4005A Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
CPCCBC4006B Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
CPCCBC4007A Plan building or construction work
CPCCBC4008B Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects
CPCCBC4009B Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
CPCCBC4010B Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
CPCCBC4011B

BSBPMG411A

Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions

Apply project quality-management techniques

CPCCBC4012B

BSBSMB404A

CPCCBC4021A

Read and interpret plans and specifications

Undertake small business planning

Minimise waste on the building and construction site

 

First Aid

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)

Course ID:HLTAID003

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.