Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

Back to Basics has developed this CPC40120 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) course to meet the criteria for one of the requirements of Builders Licensing or Registration in most states and territories in Australia.

Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

Course Details

Back to Basics deliver the CPC40120 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) through our unique Distance Education System.

This qualification reflects the role of builders, site managers and managers of small to medium-sized building businesses who apply knowledge of structural principles, codes, standards and legal requirements to Class 1 and 10, to a maximum of two storeys and Class 2 to 9 Type C constructions, and who plan and supervise safe building and construction work, prepare and administer contracts, and who apply quality principles to building and construction projects.

Occupational titles (depending on packaging options selected) may include:

  • Builder
  • Construction Supervisor
  • Site Manager
  • Site Supervisor
  • Leading Hand

By completing Back to Basics training program CPC40120 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) you will gain knowledge in the following areas:

  • Construction Standards, Building Codes and Compliance
  • Quantities, Estimating, and Tendering Procedures
  • Site and Safety Management Processes
  • Contract Procedures, Management and Business Obligations

Modules

Back to Basics is delivering the course in 4 modules.

  1. Construction
  2. Quantities, Estimating & Tendering
  3. Site Management
  4. Contract Administration

Units Of Competency

The Units of Competency that Back to Basics Business Training cover are as follows:
CORE UNITS OF COMPETENCY
CPCCBC4001Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 1 and 10 buildings
CPCCBC4002Manage work health and safety in the building and construction workplace
CPCCBC4007Plan building and construction work
CPCCBC4008Supervise site communication and administration processes for building and construction projects
CPCCBC4009Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
CPCCBC4010*Apply structural principles to residential and commercial constructions
CPCCBC4012Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCBC4014Prepare simple building sketches and drawings
CPCCBC4018Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects
CPCCBC4021Minimise waste on the building and construction site
CPCCBC4053Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 2 to 9 Type C buildings

MANDATORY ELECTIVES – GROUP A
BSBPMG422Apply project quality management techniques
CPCCBC4003Select, prepare and administer a construction contract
CPCCBC4004Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
CPCCBC4005Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
CPCCBC4006Select, procure and store construction materials for building and construction projects
CPCSUS4002Use building science principles to construct energy efficient buildings

MANDATORY ELECTIVES – GROUP B
CPCCBC4013Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
CPCCBC4017Arrange resources and prepare for the building and construction project
CPCCBC4052Lead and manage teams in the building and construction industry

GENERAL ELECTIVES
CPCCBCC4024Resolve business disputes
CPCCBCC4026Arrange building applications and approvals
CPCCBCC4031Process client requirements
CPCCBCC4032Apply contract law to sales processes
BSBPMG426Apply project risk management techniques