Course code: CPC40110
Course name: Building and Construction (Building) (Release 7)
Study area: Building and Construction (Building)
Duration: 52 weeks
This course is designed to enable potential builders to improve their business skills and technical knowledge, so that they can successfully manage a business. This course covers building theory and practice related to low rise buildings and associated light steel structures. Graduates will have developed specialist skills and knowledge in area such as in planning, reading plans, interpretation, quantities take-off, estimating, scheduling, construction technology, Occupational Health and Safety, site supervision, surveying, cost control, and business management. The completion of this CPC 40110 Certificate IV Building and Construction (Building) forms part of the requirements to obtain a Builders Licence, details can be found on the Builders Practitioners Board website (https://www.vba.vic.gov.au/about/building-practitioners-board).
Optimistic Futures promises the quality of the training and assessment being delivered in this course and for the issuance of the AQF Certification documentation.
To gain entry into CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) candidates require:
• Successful completion of English and Maths to a year 12 standard
• Mature aged (18 Years and above) students, with industry skills and knowledge
• Confident computer literacy
• Students need to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment to show that they have an appropriate level of LLN skills to participate successfully in the course and to identify any additional support needs.
After successful completion you may wish to apply for a range of career opportunities including;
• Building Supervisor
• Project Manager
Successful completion of this course, students are eligible to enrol in CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building).
Completion of 16 units (including 13 core units and 3 elective units)
|Unit Code||Unit Descriptor||
(Victorian Government) *
|BSBSMB406A||Manage small business finances||60|
|CPCCBC4001A||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects||40|
|CPCCBC4002A||Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace||40|
|CPCCBC4003A||Select and prepare a construction contract||40|
|CPCCBC4004A||Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects||60|
|CPCCBC4005A||Produce labour and material schedules for ordering||40|
|CPCCBC4006B||Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects||40|
|CPCCBC4007A||Plan building or construction work||40|
|CPCCBC4008B||Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects||40|
|CPCCBC4009B||Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects||50|
|CPCCBC4010B||Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions||160|
|CPCCBC4011B||Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions||80|
|CPCCBC4009B||Read and interpret plans and specifications||30|
|Unit Code||Unit Descriptor||
(Victorian Government) *
|BSBLDR403||Create and use databases||30|
|CHCCCS023||Lead team effectiveness||50|
|CHCCOM005||Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements||50|
Note: Optimistic Futures has chosen these Electives based on industry consultation.
The program is designed to be delivered over 52 weeks. Optimistic Futures is able to support participants that need additional time and can assist those participants that require assistance with language, Literacy & Numeracy (LLN).
|Face to face in class (6 hours a day (including half hour break) and one day a week for 48weeks)||564 Hours|
|Total Unsupervised Hours (Includes Work placement and self-paced learning, approximately 7 hours per week), Home Study, research, Assessments etc.||286 Hours|
Full time (Day)
Blended mode. Classroom delivery and Simulated real-work environment for skills demonstration and observations.
Optimistic Futures - 9 Central Grove Broadmeadows 3047 | 4/1447-1451 Sydney Rd Campbellfield 3061 | 54 MacIntosh St Shepparton 3630
Other location/venues will be advised before enrolments based on learners needs.
Showing Competence in all assessment is a necessary part of this program to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge set out in the competency standards. Optimistic futures may conduct simulations of workplace tasks, project, knowledge tests, case studies, feedback from supervisors.
These competencies have been drawn from the nationally endorsed industry training package the “Construction, plumbing and Services Training Package (CPC08)”. Upon successful completion of the training and assessment, the qualification CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and construction will be issued. A transcript listing all units of competency will also be issued. The qualification and units of competency are nationally recognised and provide individuals with a valuable qualification that can be applied throughout Australia.
Applicants can apply for recognition of prior learning of their existing skills and knowledge that are relevant to the units of competency within the program. These skills and knowledge may have been obtained through workplace training or experience and may reduce the number of units required to be completed during the program. Students are encouraged to notify Optimistic Futures of their interest or intention to apply for RPL prior to or at the time of their enrolment.
Applicants can apply for a credit transfer for any units successfully completed, as part of AQF qualification, at any other Registered Training Organisation (RTO) or TAFE. Credit transfers will be granted upon the receipt of sufficient evidence to support the application prior to the commencement of training.
Detailed student information is available within our Student Handbook which is supplied with the enrolment package. This Booklet contains important information about a student’s rights and obligations such as their right to privacy, a safe training environment and the right to complaint or appeal an assessment decision. It is important that persons applying for enrolment must have had reviewed this information first.
Students are expected to bring along notebook and pen to take notes, may also bring a laptop.
Mode of Payment: - Both cash and card are accepted.
Initial Deposit: - A deposit of $500 is required to secure your vacancy, unless paying in full
Details of fees: - (Subject to change)
|Qualification||Concession Card Holder Fee (20% of the standard Tuition Fee)||Concession Hourly Tuition Fees||No Concession Card or Job Seeker Fee||No Concession Hourly Tuition Fees||Job Seeker with referral||Government Contribution (Approximate)|
|CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care||Tuition=$100.00||N/A||Tuition=$500.00||N/A||Tuition=$500.00||$6216|
|FEE FOR SERVICE – NON-GOVERNMENT SUBSIDIES TRAINING VICTORIA|
|Indicative Fees: $5000|
For fee terms and conditions, payment plans and refund, please contact office or refer to the student handbook.
The standards for Registered Training Organisations require an RTO to inform the prospective students of their right to statutory cooling off period. A statutory cooling off period of 10 days is applicable under Consumer Law to withdraw from a consumer agreement, if the agreement has been through unsolicited marketing and sales tactics. However, it may be noted that we do not engage in any aggressive marketing tactics like door to door marketing, hence Statutory cooling off period will not as such be applicable to our students who have enrolled into a program. However, for refund options students may refer to our refund policy available in Student Handbook.
Need further information?
For further information about re-assessment, complaint and appeal process, enrolments, refunds please refer to student handbook or talk to one of our friendly staff.
Need further information please speak to one of our staff on;
|Broadmeadows Branch||Campbellfield Branch||Shepparton Branch|
|9 Central Grove Broadmeadows 3047||4/1447-1451 Sydney Rd Campbellfield 3061||54 Macintosh St Shepparton 3630|
|PH: 1300 436 487||PH: 1300 436 487||PH: 1300 436 487|
9 Central Grove, Broadmeadows, VIC 3047
54 Macintosh Street, Shepparton, VIC 3630
4/1447-1451 Sydney Road, Campbellfield, VIC 3061
1300 436 487