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CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

CPC40110 – Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) is part of the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package.  It is designed to meet the needs of students wishing to develop a career in building management as builders and managers of small to medium-sized businesses, and for those looking to manage the construction of low rise building projects. It is ideal both for those currently working within the building industry and those who wish to develop a career to perform supervisory or management roles and/or building accreditation.

Areas of study include:

  • Building codes
  • Workplace Health and Safety
  • Construction contracts
  • Estimating
  • Material scheduling
  • Material selection
  • Building planning
  • Supervision
  • Building law
  • Residential structural principals
  • Commercial structural principals
  • Financial management
  • Plan interpretation
  • Tender documentation
  • Risk management

Career Opportunities

This course may lead to the following career opportunities:

  • Trade contractor
  • Works Supervisor
  • Project Manager
  • Licensed builder

Location, Dates and Times

Australia wide – Online – Rolling Intake, beginning in February.

SOUTH
Clarence Campus

  • Rolling Intake, beginning in February (Online only)
  • Duration: Students studying full time should complete the Certificate IV in approximately one year. Full time study would require a commitment of at least 20 hours per week.  A part-time commitment (of approximately 10 hours per week) would result in most students completing the qualification within 2 years.
  • Information Session:  Tuesday, 22 January 2019, 5.30pm to 7.30pm
    • Venue:  Room C2.07, C Block, Clarence Campus, 4a Bounty Street, Warrane
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

NORTH
Alanvale Campus

  • Rolling Intake, beginning in February (Online only)
  • Duration: Students studying full time should complete the Certificate IV in approximately one year. Full time study would require a commitment of at least 20 hours per week.  A part-time commitment (of approximately 10 hours per week) would result in most students completing the qualification within 2 years.
  • Information Session:  Wednesday, 23 January 2019, 12pm to 2pm
    • Venue:  Room A2.38, A Block, Alanvale Campus, Alanvale Road, Newnham
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

NORTH WEST
Burnie Campus

  • Rolling Intake, beginning in February (Online only)
  • Duration: Students studying full time should complete the Certificate IV in approximately one year. Full time study would require a commitment of at least 20 hours per week.  A part-time commitment (of approximately 10 hours per week) would result in most students completing the qualification within 2 years.
  • Information Session:  Monday, 21 January 2019, 4pm to 7pm
    • Venue:  Room D1.11, D Block, Burnie Campus, Mooreville Road, Burnie
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.  For further details please refer to www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/future/recognition/

Fees and Payments

For fee and payment information relating to TasTAFE qualifications, please refer to www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/future/fees-and-payments/

Essential Requirements

It is a requirement that students have ongoing access to a construction site to be able to complete some of the learning and assessment activities of this qualification. Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.

Suitability

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Student Support

TasTAFE’s enrolment and orientation process provides information about our resources, services and support. Further details relating to Student Support Services are available here https://www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/current/student-support/

Outcome

CPC40110 – Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building).

Qualification Requirements

CPC40110 – Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) comprises 16 units packaged as 13 core units and 3 electives.

All units below must be completed successfully to gain the qualification.

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