In a nutshell
The CPC50220 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) has been designed to meet the needs of people who are pursuing builders’ registration or looking for supervising or contract administration roles. This course is for Victorian residents, is Nationally Recognised and satisfies the educational requirements of the VBA for builder registration.
Government Funding available for eligible students.
This course delivered in a virtual environment – interactive online, classroom style (using Microsoft Teams). BCTA ensures that the training is delivered to the standards of a real workplace environment. In weekly class, your trainer will facilitate a range of training experiences including:
- Trainer led instruction
- Discussion and debate
- Group learning activities
- Case studies
- Role plays & presentations
You will be trained by best trainers in the industry with extensive experience giving you detailed insight into the skills and knowledge required to pursue a successful career in Building and Construction industry.
This program runs for 74 weeks You need to set aside 13 hours per week for self-study and 7 hours for assessment work.
Students will need to complete 27 units. You’ll be assessed through a range of assessment methods including workbook learning activities, written assignments, case studies, Questions & Answers, role play, presentations and projects.
Given the holistic nature of this program in both the delivery and assessment, it is important to note that you can only enter the program at the scheduled commencement, or at the commencement of a new unit.
This course is covered by Victorian government’s Skills First funding program, and eligible students can have up to 100% of their tuition fees covered. Enquire to see if you qualify.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Must be aged 18 or above
- To assist prospective students to determine if the course is suitable and appropriate for their individual needs, a Pre-Training Review (PTR) will be conducted.
- Successful completion of BCTA’s Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) test
Recognition of Prior Learning is an assessment process that assesses the individual's relevant prior learning to determine the credit outcomes of an individual application for credit. BCTA will ensure that your prior learning and existing skills are recognised, irrespective of how or where they have been acquired.
Please note - this course is available to Australian citizens, Permanent Residents or New Zealand passport holders. It is NOT available for Subclass 500 visa holders. If you have previously completed a Diploma or higher-level qualification, you are NOT eligible for Victorian Government funding.
In this building and construction course, the subjects you study may include:
- CPCCBC4001 - Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 1 and 10 buildings
- CPCCBC4009 - Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
- CPCCBC4012 - Read and interpret plans and specifications
- CPCCBC4053 - Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 2 to 9 Type C buildings
- CPCCBC5001 - Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Type B construction
- CPCCBC5002 - Monitor costing systems on complex building and construction projects
- CPCCBC5003 - Supervise the planning of on-site building and construction work
- CPCCBC5005 - Select and manage building and construction contractors
- CPCCBC5007 - Administer the legal obligations of a building and construction contractor
- CPCCBC50018 - Apply structural principles to the construction of buildings up to three storeys
Why Building and Construction Training Australia?
Building and Construction Training Australia courses give students the opportunity to learn from the best in the building and construction industry.
With exclusive training materials and delivery methods, students learn best practices, real-world skills, and undertake on-the-job training. They graduate qualified to get their start or get ahead, in their building and construction career. BCTA qualifications are recognised by the Australian government.
Blended learning: BCTA offers a mix of learning options including self-directed online learning, classroom, and workplace apprenticeship placements.
Industry-relevant courses - Training is hands-on using quality assessment tools written to simulate real-world industry conditions and building activities. Graduate job-ready.
BCTA is committed to the success of their students in achieving the qualifications to meet their career goals. Student support is available from enrollment right through to graduation.