CPC40110

Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

CRICOS CODE: 0101542

why Choose This Course

If you are dreaming of a career in domestic building and construction industry as a construction supervisor, estimator, site manager or domestic builder, this is a perfect origin. 

 

No matter if you work or run a business in the building and construction industry in the future, this course covers all essential knowledge and skills.

 

The CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) is the latest qualification for residential construction workers in Australia. 

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Through this course, you will learn how to prepare construction contracts, plan building works, apply structural principles to residential and commercial low rise constructions, as well as, conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects.
As part of your 
course, you will also explore managing small business finances, applying building codes and standards to the construction process, and producing estimated costs. The CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) course will cover the skills and knowledge required by professional builders in the building industry. 

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN

Course Name:
CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)
CRICOS Code:
0101542
Duration:
31 weeks, 2 Study Terms, including 1 week break after 1st term
Study Location:
Clayton Campus
Study Mode:
Full time (at least 20 contact hours per week)
Delivery Method:
Face-to-face and online learning combined (maximum 20% online learning)
Assessment Method:
Theory and simulated project tasks
1
Minimum 18 years of age at the time of application,
2
Minimum of 12 years of schooling or equivalent, and
3
Minimum IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.*

* Language test outcome must be less than 2 years old.

*Origin Institute arranges Medibank Essentials Overseas Student health Cover (OSHC) for our students. Students may choose their own OSHC providers if they don’t arrange through Origin Institute.

cOURSE sTRUCTURE

Unit Code
Unit Name
Core/Elective
BSBSMB406A
Manage small business finances
Core
CPCCBC4001A
Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
Core
CPCCBC4002A
Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace
Core
CPCCBC4003A
Select and prepare a construction contract
Core
CPCCBC4004A
Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
Core
CPCCBC4005A
Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
Core
CPCCBC4006B
Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
Core
CPCCBC4007A
Plan building or construction work
Core
CPCCBC4008B
Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects
Core
CPCCBC4009B
Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
Core
CPCCBC4010B
Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
Core
CPCCBC4011B
Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions
Core
CPCCBC4012B
Read and interpret plans and specifications
Core
CPCCBC4020A
Build thermally efficient and sustainable structures
Elective
CPCCBC4013A
Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
Elective
CPCCBC4026A
Arrange building application and approvals
Elective

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

WHAT YOU NEED FOR STUDY

​Student provides:

  • A computer installed with an appropriate costing software and word processing software, webcam and internet access 

  • Printer or printing services 

  • Calculator 

  • Camera with photo and video recording capabilities 

  • Pen, pencils, markers, highlighters, colouring materials, eraser, ruler, onion skin paper

  • Personal safety PPEs(Steel Capped Boots, Gloves and Dusk Musks.).

Origin Institute will arrange construction site visit.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING (RPL) AND CREDIT TRANSFER (CT)

Origin Institute ensures that RPL and CT is offered to all applicants on enrolment, through an RPL/CT eligibility assessment.
RPL candidates are to provide current, quality evidence of their competency against the relevant unit of competency. This process may be directed by the candidate and verified by the assessor, such as in the compilation of portfolios; or directed by the assessor, such as through observation of workplace performance and skills application, and oral and/or written assessment. Where the outcomes of this process indicate that the candidate is competent, structured training is not required. 

Please contact us for more details of RPL/CT.

POSSIBLE LEARNING PATHWAYS:

  • CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building), or

  • a range of Diploma level qualification with the CPC08 Training Package.

POSSIBLE CAREER:

  • Building Associate

  • Building Construction Supervisor

  • Clerk of Works

It is Origin Institute's obligation to the learner, including that Origin Institute is responsible for the quality of the training and assessment in compliance with these Standards, and for the issuance of the AQF (Australian Qualifications Framework) certification documentation.