Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Estimator)

The CPC40320 Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Estimator) is a 12 month qualification designed to meet the needs of Estimators and Schedulers in the Building and Construction industry who may have responsibility for the preparation of estimates from predetermined rates.

Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Estimator)

Course Details

Back to Basics deliver the CPC40320 Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Estimator) through our unique Distance Learning training system.

In addition to this, Back to Basics Business Training includes:

  • Flexible learning arrangements
  • 12 month completion timeline (based on 15 hrs per week, 5 x 3 hour days)
  • All required learning materials – Textbook, Drawings, Assessments, Support Documents
  • Unlimited Student Support from an Industry experienced support team
  • Guarantee of Currency (within 12 months) of information provided
  • Recognised Prior Learning (RPL) to enrolled students at no additional cost

To achieve the CPC40320 Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Estimator) qualification, students must demonstrate competency in 15 Units of Competency (2 Core Units and 13 Elective Units) that have been pre-selected by Back to Basics Business Training in accordance with current competency requirements and construction industry needs.

By completing our Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Estimator Stream) course you will learn:

  • Building Legislation, Regulations, Codes and Standards
  • Construction Design Principles
  • Structural Principles
  • Construction Methods and Materials
  • Energy Efficiency & Sustainability
  • Fire Resistance & Safety
  • Interpreting Drawings & Specifications
  • Quantity Measurement Techniques
  • Estimating and Quoting Skills
  • Procurement
  • Resource Management
  • Risk Management
  • Planning & Scheduling
  • Dispute Resolution

Modules

Back to Basics has chosen to deliver a selection of Units of Competency from the list below to provide the most comprehensive and easy to follow CPC40320 Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Estimator) qualification.

Our Course is prepared by clustering the Units into 2 easy to follow custom-developed Modules.

  1. Construction
  2. Quantities, Estimating & Tendering

Units Of Competency

The Units of Competency that are covered as part of the Back to Basics Business Training CPC40320 CPC40320 Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Estimator) are as follows:

Core Units of Competency
CPCCBC4012 Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCBC4014 Prepare simple building sketches and drawings

MANDATORY ELECTIVES – GROUP A
CPCCBC4006 Select, procure, and store construction materials for building and construction projects
CPCCBC4026 Arrange building applications and approvals

MANDATORY ELECTIVES – GROUP B
BSBPMG426 Apply project risk management techniques
CPCCBC4001 Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 1 and 10 buildings
CPCCBC4004 Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
CPCCBC4005 Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
CPCCBC4010 Apply structural principles to residential and commercial constructions
CPCCBC4013 Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
CPCCBC4053 Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for Class 2 to 9, Type C Buildings

General Elective Units
CPCSUS4002 Use building science principles to construct energy efficient buildings
CPCCBC4007 Plan building or construction work
CPCCBC4017 Arrange resources and prepare for the building or construction project
CPCCBC4024 Resolve business disputes