CPC50210 - Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

This specific training and Assessment Strategy is targeted towards learners who are seeking to further their skills and knowledge in conducting and managing business specifically in the Construction Industry.

CRICOS Code
0100997
Intake dates
Every month on the 15th, except December
Duration
52 weeks Full-time
Tuition Fees
AUD $10,000
Mode of Study
Full-time
Resource Fees
AUD $300*
Core Units
13
Application Fees
AUD $300*
Elective Units
5
Delivery Mode
Face-to-Face
Campus
Melbourne CBD

Course Description

This specific training and Assessment Strategy is targeted towards learners who are seeking to further their skills and knowledge in conducting and managing business specifically in the Construction Industry. This qualification supports the attainment of the skills and knowledge required to manage businesses, particularly in the construction industry.

The training and assessment strategy focuses on enhancing an individual’s knowledge required to enter the construction industry in management level roles such as Project Manager, Construction Manager, Estimating Manager, Sales Manager, or Owner Manager of a trade business related to the Construction Industry. This course includes written project assignments, as well as observation of practical tasks. Group tasks or assignments may occur as a type of assessment

Program Content: The training program covers 18 units of competency taken from the qualification. It has total Core units of 13 and 5 Elective Units, participants are required to successfully complete all 13 core units.

Resources: Students are issued with learning materials and handouts relevant to each unit. Students are encouraged their own laptops to do the study.

Recognition & Assessments

Recognition: This course holds national accreditation under the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF).

Assessments: A range of assessment strategies is employed for this qualification and the choice of strategy is dependent on the nature of the unit of competency. Strategies may include but not limit practical application and demonstration of skills, oral presentations, written assignments, tests and projects, work-based projects including the maintenance of log books.

Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities:Employment outcomes resulting from the completion of this course may include the following roles:

  • Construction Manager
  • Building Supervisor
  • Project Manager (Construction)

Reassessment & Eligibility/ Entry requirements

Reassessment: Students can have three reassessments of NYC (Not Yet Competent) free of charge provided that the submission of assessments has been done on time. Further, if a student fails more than three times in the unit, the student will have to repeat that unit and charges will be AUD$350.00 per unit (GST will not be charged).

Eligibility/ Entry requirements:This qualification requires a minimum of year 12 completion, Certificate III, or equivalent. Oceania Polytechnic requires students to be a minimum of 16 years of age and to demonstrate that they have sufficient English Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) through satisfactory completion of OPIE’s pre-enrolment LLN test. International students may be required to provide evidence of their English Language Proficiency to the minimum level of 5.5 in IELTS or equivalent. (Please check the Department of Home Affairs website on www.homeaffairs.gov.au for student visa requirements).

Unit Listings

Core Units

Unit CodeUnit Name
BSBOHS504B Apply principles of OHS risk management
BSBPMG505A Manage project quality
BSBPMG508A Manage project risk
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
CPCCBC4013A Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
CPCCBC5001B Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects
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
CPCCBC5018A Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings

Elective Units

Unit CodeUnit Name
CPCCBC5005A Select and manage building and construction contractors
CPCCBC5007B Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
CPCCBC5011A Manage environmental management practices and processes in building and construction
BSBFIM501 Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets

Apply

Apply: To apply for this course as an international student, please complete the online international student application for enrolment form together with the required supportive documents.

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