Course code: CPC50210
Course name: CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) (Release 7)
Study area: Building and Construction (Building)
Duration: 87 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 will help you learn to run a small to medium construction business and take overall responsibility for completing the construction of a building. you'll examine the principles, techniques and regulations of the building and construction industry for all types of medium-rise and wide-span buildings up to 25 metres high. You will also learn the skills required to understand the processes involved in selecting, overseeing and managing contractors, as well as how to successfully liaise with clients.
The completion of this CPC50210 Diploma of 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 will ensure 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 CPC50210 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
• 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:
• Construction Manager
• Building construction, supervision and management
• Building sale consultant
• Building Site Manager/Supervisor
• Architectural, Building and Surveying Technicians
• Contracts administration
After completing the qualification, learners would be able to further enrol in any Advance diploma qualification within CPC08 Training package as well as BSB Training Package
Completion of 18 units (including 13 core units and 5 elective units)
|Unit Code||Unit Descriptor||
(Victorian Government) *
|BSBOHS504B||Apply principles of OHS risk management||40|
|BSBPMG505A||Manage project quality||40|
|BSBPMG508A||Manage project risk||40|
|CPCCBC4001A||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects||40|
|CPCCBC4003A||Select and prepare a construction contract||40|
|CPCCBC4004A||Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects||60|
|CPCCBC4010B||Apply structural principles to residential low-rise constructions||160|
|CPCCBC4013A||Prepare and evaluate tender documentation||20|
|CPCCBC5001B||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects||200|
|CPCCBC5002A||Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects||60|
|CPCCBC5003A||Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction work||200|
|CPCCBC5010B||Manage construction work||150|
|CPCCBC5018A||Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings||300|
|Unit Code||Unit Descriptor||
(Victorian Government) *
|CPCCBC5009A||Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects||140|
|CPCCBC5011A||Manage environmental management practices and processes in building and construction||150|
|CPCCBC5013A||Develop professional technical and legal reports on building and construction projects||40|
|CPCCBC4011B||Apply structural principles to commercial low-rise constructions||80|
|CPCCBC4012B||Read and interpret plans and specifications||30|
Note: Optimistic Futures has chosen these Electives based on industry consultation
The program is designed to be delivered over 87 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).
|Total unsupervised Hours (Includes self-paced learning, approximately 6 hours per week for 87 weeks)||
|Total Supervised hours of study (with two 7 hours classes per week, inclusive of 40 minutes break per class) = & hours (420 miniutes less 40 miniutes break) = 380 minutes. Two classes per week = 380 x 2 = 760 minutes. &60 minutes x 87 weeks = 66,120 minutes||1102 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 CP50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) 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.
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.
|FEE FOR SERVICE – NON-GOVERNMENT SUBSIDIES TRAINING VICTORIA|
|Indicative Fees: $8000|
For fee terms and conditions, payment plans and refund, please contact office or refer to the student handbook.
Students are eligible to cancel their enrolment by placing a formal notice of cancellation in writing to the CEO (Letter or email) within 10 business days of enrolment, without attracting a cancellation fee, unless the student has already commenced the training.
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.
|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