NSW Building and Construction Courses

written for Builders by Builders.

Over the last 25 years, Back to Basics Business Training PTY LTD has been delivering distance education courses to New South Wales Construction Workers, including both Certificate and Diploma level courses in Construction and Workplace Health and Safety.

Back to Basics is here for all of your NSW Construction Training needs

Obtaining Your Builders Licence In New South Wales

How To Get A NSW Builders Licence

Option 1

  • Hold a Current Carpentry or Bricklaying contractor licence or Qualified Supervisor Certificate
  • 2 Years on-site industry experience working in a wide range of building and construction work (Experience can be undertaken concurrently with your qualification, but must be obtained prior to applying for your builders licence)
  • Complete a CPC40120 – Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)


Option 2

Without a trade qualification in either Bricklaying or Carpentry, to apply for your Builders Licence in NSW you will need to hold the following:

Back to Basics have custom developed a Dual Qualification Package called the DQBMP Builders Management Package that comprises BOTH the CPC40120 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) AND the CPC50220 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) into one accredited training package.


In the spirit of reconciliation Back to Basics acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community.
We pay our respect to their elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.