Melbourne Polytechnic

Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

CPC50210

Epping, Prahran, Preston

This diploma qualification prepares you for a career in residential, commercial and civil construction with formal licencing and training in the principles, techniques and regulations of the building industry.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) with Melbourne Polytechnic

  • $8,400*

    + $452 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Epping

    • February 2018

    • Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

  • Prahran

    • February 2018

    • Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

  • Preston

    • February 2018

    • Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

  • $20,300*

    + $452 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Epping

    • February 2018

    • Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

  • Prahran

    • February 2018

    • Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

  • Preston

    • February 2018

    • Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (2 years), Part time (3 years)

*Verified June 23, 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
Year 12

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

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) with Melbourne Polytechnic, 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 18 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

14 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Apply principles of OHS risk management
    BSBOHS504B

  • Manage project quality
    BSBPMG505A

  • Manage project risk
    BSBPMG508A

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

  • Select and prepare a construction contract
    CPCCBC4003A

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

  • Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
    CPCCBC4010B

  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
    CPCCBC4012B

  • Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
    CPCCBC4013A

  • Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects
    CPCCBC5001B

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

  • Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction work
    CPCCBC5003A

  • Manage construction work
    CPCCBC5010B

  • Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings
    CPCCBC5018A

Elective Units

4 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
    CPCCBC4009B

  • Supervise and apply quality standards to the selection of building and construction materials
    CPCCBC5004A

  • Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to medium rise building projects
    CPCCBC5006B

  • Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
    CPCCBC5007B

Course Provider

Registered
1995
Courses
356
Provider Type
Unknown
Restrictions

No Restrictions