Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

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  • Duration:

    40-51 weeks depending on your level of experience in the industry

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    Builders Academy Australia (RTO 21583)

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Course Rundown

Ready to challenge yourself and learn how to run your own construction business? The Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) (CPC50210), offered by Builders Academy Australia, is the course you need to take your career to the next level.

Throughout this comprehensive course, you’ll gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to help you manage and supervise construction work. From tender documentation and structural principles to cost estimations and hiring of contracts, you’ll cover all the areas you need to excel in the next stage of your career.

You’ll emerge from the course knowing all the ins and outs of running a small- to medium-sized business, ready to oversee the the construction of commercial buildings and medium-rise residential projects. So why not enquire today? Your future is waiting!



To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • If entering the experienced stream, must be currently working in the building and construction industry with at least five years experience, or have already obtained a Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building); OR
  • If less than five years experience, must enter the less standard stream.

What You’ll Learn

In this building & construction course, the subjects you may study include:

  • BSBOHS504B - Apply principles of OHS risk management
  • BSBPMG505A - Manage project quality
  • BSBPMG508A - Manage project risk
  • CPCCBC4001A - Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise projects
  • CPCCBC4003A - Select and prepare a construction contract
  • CPCCBC4004A - Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction
  • CPCCBC4010B - Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
  • CPCCBC4013A - Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
  • CPCCBC5001B - Apply building codes and standards to the construction proceeds for
    medium rise building projects
  • CPCCBC5002A - Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction
  • CPCCBC5003A - Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction
  • CPCCBC5010B - Manage construction work
  • CPCCBC5018A - Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings
  • BSBFIM501 - Manage budgets and financial plans
  • BSBMGT617 - Develop and implement a business plan
  • CPCCBC5004A - Supervise and apply quality standards to the selection of building and
    construction materials
  • CPCCBC5007B - Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
  • CPCCBC5009A - Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise
    construction projects

Why study with Builders Academy Australia?

When it comes to receiving a top-notch learning experience, look no further than the construction experts at Builders Academy Australia (BAA). With a reputation for ‘turning tradies into legends’, you can trust Builders Academy Australia to equip you with the right technical and theoretical skills to succeed on any job site.

Each of their nationally accredited courses in building and construction, plumbing and more, are led by qualified trainers who will share their real-world insights with you.

BAA is part of Simonds Homes, one of Australia’s largest homebuilders, which means that students will have the opportunity to develop strong ties with industry professionals and start building their dream career – literally!

Student Support

Builders Academy Australia (BAA) is all about ensuring their students get a positive learning experience! BAA’s student welfare and support services include academic support, non-academic support and additional support to special needs students.

BAA has a dedicated Student Welfare Coordinator part of their team, who will regularly touch base with each trainer to identify any students with special needs or may require welfare support.

After extra study support? Turn BAA’s friendly training managers, senior trainers or assessors who will guide you through your learning journey.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) from Builders Academy Australia.

Graduates are prepared to pursue management/supervisory roles in the industry and/or start their own building business. Graduates may also use their qualification as part of their application to become a Licensed Builder with the Victorian Building Authority.

Curious about where a career in building and construction could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

The maximum fee for this course is $12,960.

Builders Academy offers affordable payment options to help you start your studies sooner.

  • Upfront by Credit Card, Cheque, Direct Deposit or Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
  • Through a payment plan facilitated by Debit Success

Eligible students may be entitled to government funding:

  • The NSW Smart and Skilled program offers funding to individuals looking to enrol in specific courses in certain areas of NSW.
  • Under Skills First Funding program, the Victorian government will contribute to the cost of training for eligible Victorian students to study courses that will prepare students to work in an industry with growing need for skilled workers.
  • If you’re a permanent resident of Queensland and an Australian resident aged 15 years or older, then you may be eligible to receive a subsidy on your tuition fees through the Queensland Department of Education and Training.
  • Eligible ACT students may qualify for a Skills Canberra training contract

Enquire now to find out more!