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CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

RPL

$4,800.00*

  • Recognise your existing knowledge and skills
  • No deposit required
  • Must meet RPL requirements
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Online course
For those not eligible for RPL.
Complete the entire course online at your own pace.

Full Fee

$4,800.00*

  • No eligibility requirements
  • Start now, pay later
  • Full trainer support
  • Enrol 24/7
Online Course

* - total course fee for all sixteen units



Course Description:

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of builders and managers of small to medium-sized building businesses. It is also a requirement for a Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC) Builder - Low Rise licence, click here for QBCC Builder - Low Rise licence information

Units from this qualification are also required for other licences, such as Kitchen Bathroom & Laundry, Structural Landscaping, etc. To view the requirements for the licences, and the required units from the Certificate IV in Building and Construction, click on the relevant link below:
Click here for QBCC Builder Restricted to Kitchen, Bathroom and Laundry licence information
Click here for QBCC Builder Restricted to Shopfitting licence information
Click here for QBCC Builder Restricted to Structural Landscaping licence information
Click here for QBCC Builder Restricted to Swimming Pool Construction licence information
Click here for QBCC Builder Restricted to Special Structures licence information

Course Purpose:

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.

Occupational titles may include: ·
  • Builder
  • Construction manager.
See our course brochure for more information.

Qualification requirements:

To successfully complete this qualification, you are required to complete sixteen (16) units of competency. The sixteen units comprise thirteen (13) core units and three (3) elective units.

The units of competence shown in the next tab, have been selected by PCD Training based on the course purpose.

See our course brochure for more information.

Unit Code

Unit Name

Full Fee for Service -no funding2
in AUD

CPCCBC4014A

Prepare simple building sketches and drawings

$300

CPCCBC4002A

Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace

$300

CPCCBC4012B

Read and interpret plans and specifications

$300

CPCCBC4001A

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects

$300

CPCCBC4010B

Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions

$300

CPCCBC4006B

Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects

$300

CPCCBC4011B

Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions

$300

CPCCBC4003A

Select and prepare a construction contract

$300

CPCCBC4016A

Administer a construction contract

$300

CPCCBC4009B

Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects

$300

CPCCBC4007A

Plan building or construction work

$300

CPCCBC4004A

Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects

$300

CPCCBC4005A

Produce labour and material schedules for ordering

$300

CPCCBC4008B

Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects

$300

BSBSMB406A

Manage small business finances

$300

BSBSMB401

Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business

$300

Totals:

$4800.00


See our course brochure for more information.

The required units, in recommended study order, for the
CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) are:

Unit Code

Unit Name

Duration1

CPCCBC4014A
(Elective)

Prepare simple building sketches and drawings


4 weeks

CPCCBC4002A
(Core)

Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace


4 weeks

CPCCBC4012B
(Core)

Read and interpret plans and specifications


3 weeks

CPCCBC4001A
(Core)

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects


4 weeks

CPCCBC4010B
(Core)

Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions


16 weeks

CPCCBC4006B
(Core)

Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects


4 weeks

CPCCBC4011B
(Core)

Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions


8 weeks

CPCCBC4003A
(Core)

Select and prepare a construction contract

4 weeks

CPCCBC4016A
(Elective)

Administer a construction contract

2 weeks

CPCCBC4009B
(Core)

Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects

5 weeks

CPCCBC4007A
(Core)

Plan building or construction work


4 weeks

CPCCBC4004A
(Core)

Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects


6 weeks

CPCCBC4005A
(Core)

Produce labour and material schedules for ordering


4 weeks

CPCCBC4008B
(Core)

Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects


4 weeks

BSBSMB406A
(Core)

Manage small business finances

6 weeks

BSBSMB401
(Elective)

Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business

6 weeks

Totals:

84 weeks


Please note: Other elective units available include:
CPCCBC4018A Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects
CPCCBC4024A Resolve business disputes
CPCCBC4013A Prepare and evaluate tender documentation

NOTES:
1. The Estimated Duration is calculated on your studying for at least 10 hours per week in that unit. The Total is calculated on a continuous study pattern of one unit at a time. You could reduce the total duration by enrolling in more than one unit and/or increasing your study time each week.

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Entry requirements:

There are no designated entry requirements for this course, having completed a CPC30211 Certificate III in Carpentry is preferred. However, you will need a sound working knowledge of basic maths, e.g. addition, subtraction, division and multiplication and be able to read, write and understand standard English, similar to what is used in this information.

You must also be able to send and receive emails with attachments and install software. You will also be required to upload files and photos and complete an electronic logbook. You may also need to download files using a web browser. You will also need access to a computer which has, or on which you are able to install, a web-cam.

Enrolment notes:

All prices in Australian dollars.

All personal information is collected for the purposes of enrolment requirements only. Specified information from the enrolment is required by federal legislation to be reported to the national VET regulator for statistical purposes only. Your information won't be shared with any other party.

All payment information, including card and cardholder information, is collected for the purposes of enrolment requirements only. Your payment information will not be retained and will not be shared with any other party.

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Full fee:

  • $300.00 per unit ($4800 total course cost), no eligibility requirements
  • Start now, pay later or right at the end
  • Online option can be completed Australia wide
  • Complete in your own time
  • Print your own certificate on completion
  • Full trainer support.
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