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.
Every month on the 15th, except December
52 weeks Full-time
Mode of Study
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: 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:Employment outcomes resulting from the completion of this course may include the following roles:
- Construction Manager
- Building Supervisor
- Project Manager (Construction)
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 Code||Unit 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|
|Unit Code||Unit 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|