CPC50210 Diploma Building and Construction(Building)

OVERVIEW

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of builders, project managers and building designers, encompassing the criteria for selecting subcontractors, site management and candidates will also adapt quality assurance programs and liaison with the clients. The candidate may become the appropriate license person under the BCA or relevant Building Authority. The candidate has the advantage of mutual recognition between States and Territories. The builder may also be the appropriately licensed person with responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in the State or Territory.
 
Builder licensing varies across States and Territories and additional requirements to attainment of this qualification may be required.
 
The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry. The construction industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all included units of competency to be delivered in this context.
 
Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site.  Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.
 
Additional units of competency may be required to meet builder registration requirements in various States and Territories.

Course Detail

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:
18 units of competency:

  • 13 core units
  • 5 elective units.

The elective units must be selected as follows:

  • a minimum of 3 elective units must be from Group A units
  • a maximum of 2 further elective units may be from Group B units
  • 1 elective unit may be from Diploma level in from CPC08 or another endorsed Training Package, provided that the industry context of the qualification is maintained
  • 2 elective units may be from any Certificate IV in CPC08
  • 1 elective unit may be from any Advanced Diploma in CPC08.

Some units in this qualification may have prerequisite requirements, which must be met when packaging the qualification. Users are referred to the list of CPC08 units with prerequisite unit requirements available in this Training Package for this purpose.

13 Core Units

​BSBOHS504B
BSBPMG505A
BSBPMG508A
CPCCBC4001A
CPCCBC4003A
CPCCBC4004A
CPCCBC4010B
​CPCCBC4013A
CPCCBC5001B
CPCCBC5002A
CPCCBC5003A
CPCCBC5010B
CPCCBC5018A
CPCCBC5004A
CPCCBC5006B
CPCCBC5009A
CPCCBC5011A
CPCCBC5012A
 
​Apply principles of OHS risk management
Manage project quality
Manage project risk
Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
Select and prepare a construction contract
Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
​Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects
Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects
Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction work
Manage construction work
Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings
Supervise and apply quality standards to the selection of building and construction materials
 Apply site surveys and set out procedures to medium rise building projects
 Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects
 Manage environmental management practices and processes in building and construction
 Manage the application and monitoring of energy conservation and management practices and processes
 

5 Elective Units

 
CPCCBC5004A Supervise and apply quality standards to the selection of building and construction materials
 CPCCBC5006B Apply site surveys and set out procedures to medium rise building projects
 CPCCBC5009A Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects
 CPCCBC5011A  Manage environmental management practices and processes in building and construction
 CPCCBC5012A Manage the application and monitoring of energy conservation and management practices and processes

Delivery Strategy

​Duration

This qualification requires classroom based learning one day a week from 9am to 5pm for 40 weeks.
This qualification will involve:

  1. Classroom based training to introduce key topics, solve problems and work on the assessments
  2. A minimum of 2 hours per week of self-directed research
  3. Learning supported with access to resources provided by the RTO
  4. Training support via phone/email from Trainer

 
Students who have completed the CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) qualification may be eligible for Credit Transfers.

Delivery Mode

This qualification is designed for tradespeople and employees in the building industry seeking to develop their management skills and increase their knowledge in residential/commercial low-rise building and construction.

By undertaking this course they will learn how manage contracts and tender documentation, prepare estimates and monitor costing systems, manage sustainability practices and environmental processes, apply site-surveys and set-out procedures, and how to supervise and manage building projects.

​The course is aimed at people looking to move into roles such as Site Manager, Project Manager or Domestic Builder.
Key clients for this Program include:

  • Up-skilling current qualifications nationally
  • RPL students who are working in the industry nationally
  • Those undertaking a traineeship in the industry nationally
  • The delivery and assessment will be in an actual or simulated work or industry environment as specified in the Unit/s of Competency

Entry into this course

Baker Ebert Pty Ltd will ensure the program is suitable to your needs, skills and experience. Students will be required to have:
  • Hold a trade qualification (Certificate IV) in the Construction Industry (evidence must be supplied) or
  • Current employment in the building and construction industry or associated industries.
  • be an Australian citizen, permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • Suitable level of English language, literacy and numeracy skills
  • A current Construction Induction Card (White Card)
  • Access to a building and construction project worksite, or interview with the teacher

Employment Pathways

  • Builder

Target Clients

This qualification is designed for tradespeople and employees in the building industry seeking to develop their management skills and increase their knowledge in residential/commercial low-rise building and construction.
By undertaking this course they will learn how manage contracts and tender documentation, prepare estimates and monitor costing systems, manage sustainability practices and environmental processes, apply site-surveys and set-out procedures, and how to supervise and manage building projects.
The course is aimed at people looking to move into roles such as Site Manager, Project Manager or Domestic Builder.
Key clients for this Program include:

  • Up-skilling current qualifications nationally
  • RPL students who are working in the industry nationally
  • Those undertaking a traineeship in the industry nationally
  • The delivery and assessment will be in an actual or simulated work or industry environment as specified in the Unit/s of Competency

Assessment and Award

Baker Ebert Pty Ltd ensures that the training delivered is to the standards of a real workplace environment. To meet this requirement Baker Ebert Pty Ltd has implemented a variety of assessment tools that will be utilised during the course of the qualification. These assessment tools assess various elements of an actual workplace in a simulated training environment.

The assessment tools allow the learner to choose the evidence that they provide to the assessor. Baker Ebert Pty Ltd assessment tools that provide evidence include:

  • Skills assessment/CT
  • RPL Considerations
  • Class based activities
  • Written or Oral questions
  • Assignments and or presentations
  • Supervisor Observations 

To be eligible for the award of the CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) learners must successfully complete a total of 18 units.Credits may apply.

 A Statement of Attainment will be issued for any unit of competency completed and deemed competent if the full qualification is not completed.

Recognition Process

Credit Transfer
If a certificate or statement of results is produced and verified, a credit transfer process will be initiated by Baker Ebert Pty Ltd in relation to the units as per the training plan.

Credit transfer is a process that provides students with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for components of a qualification based on identified equivalence in content and learning outcomes between matched or equivalent units of competency.”  (Source: AQF)

Recognition of Prior Learning: 
An assessment process that assesses an individual’s non-formal and informal learning to determine the extent to which that individual has achieved the required learning outcomes, competency outcomes, or standards for entry to, and/or partial or total completion of, a qualification (Source: AQF)
 
If recognition applies the student’s overall duration will alter and a schedule of exemptions will be provided

Fees & charges

Tuition

$12,500
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