Swinburne University of Technology

Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

CPC40110

Croydon

This qualification equips you to project manage or coordinate the construction of low rise buildings. It's designed for people who want to become builders.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) with Swinburne University of Technology

  • $1,850*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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    • Duration
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  • Croydon

    • March 2017

    • Part time (5 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (5 months)

  • $6,810*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Croydon

    • March 2017

    • Part time (5 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (5 months)

*Verified February 3, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Relevant work experience, Language literacy and numeracy

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Builder
  • Construction Manager

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) with Swinburne University of Technology, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 16 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

13 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Manage small business finances
    BSBSMB406A

  • Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
    CPCCBC4001A

  • Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace
    CPCCBC4002A

  • Select and prepare a construction contract
    CPCCBC4003A

  • Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
    CPCCBC4004A

  • Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
    CPCCBC4005A

  • Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
    CPCCBC4006B

  • Plan building or construction work
    CPCCBC4007A

  • Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects
    CPCCBC4008B

  • Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
    CPCCBC4009B

  • Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
    CPCCBC4010B

  • Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions
    CPCCBC4011B

  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
    CPCCBC4012B

Elective Units

3 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
    CPCCBC4012A

  • Administer a construction contract
    CPCCBC4016A

  • Minimise waste on the building and construction site
    CPCCBC4021A

  • Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects
    CPCCBC5002A

Course Provider

For more than 100 years, Swinburne has been committed to innovative education, producing outstanding graduates and delivering enduring outcomes for our industry partners. With a focus on science, technology and innovation, our reputation for high quality, engaged teaching and research is reflected in Swinburne’s consistent ranking among the top 3% of universities in the world.

Registered
1998
Courses
217
Provider Type
Government
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