• Course Code
  • CPC40110
  • Course Type
  • Accredited Course; Free TAFE
  • Study mode
  • Online (With on-campus workshops)
  • Duration
  • 42 weeks (two night per week)
  • Starting Date
  • July 2019
  • Location
  • Yallourn
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Course Overview

Become the manager you’re meant to be and take your construction business to the next level by studying a Certificate IV in Building and Construction. If you own a small to medium building business, you’ll learn the necessary skills to plan projects, apply structural rules and offer on-site supervision.

This course has been designed to teach you how to meet legal standards and requirements in your industry, taking you a notch above the competition. Once you’ve completed this qualification, you’ll be able to apply for a ‘Builder – Low Rise’ license. Your residential building business will thrive with you as the leader.


Two nights per week, Monday and Wednesday from 6-9pm and on Sundays a tutorial Assessment support session is available to all students from 6-9pm.

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV In Building And Construction (Building).

Career Opportunities

Certificate IV in Building and Construction will provide the opportunity to work within the Industry as Manager or Supervisor.

Opportunities for Further Study

CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Recommended entry requirements

  • Students may be required to have completed a qualification in CPC30211 Certificate III in Carpentry and also are required to be working actively and employed within the Industry. The course is open to Apprentices that are currently employed within the Industry.

Limitations to entry

  • Students are required to be passionate about the Industry and possess the skills and knowledge of building and carpentry.


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

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Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information

Online delivery with the use of Moodle, Classroom and Workplace delivery. Delivery will also consist of online webinars, skype and video conferencing with the use of resources from Master Builders Association.


Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

Course Units
CPCCBC4021A Minimise Waste On The Building And Construction Site
CPCCBC4020A Build Thermally Efficient And Sustainable Structures
BSBSMB404A Undertake small business planning
CPCCBC4011B Apply Structural Principles To Commercial Low Rise Constructions
CPCCBC4010B Apply Structural Principles To Residential Low Rise Constructions
CPCCBC4009B Apply Legal Requirements To Building And Construction Projects
CPCCBC4008B Conduct On-site Supervision Of Building And Construction Projects
CPCCBC4007A Plan Building Or Construction Work
CPCCBC4006B Select,Procure And Store Construction Materials For Low Rise Projects
CPCCBC4005A Produce Labour And Material Schedules For Ordering
CPCCBC4004A Identify And Produce Estimated Costs For Building And Construction Projects
CPCCBC4003A Select And Prepare A Construction Contract
CPCCBC4002A Manage Occupational Health And Safety In The Building And Construction Workplace
CPCCBC4001A Apply Building Codes And Standards To The Construction Process For Low-rise Building Projects
BSBSMB406A Manage small business finances
CPCCBC4012B Read and interpret plans and specifications


Not Applicable

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