Course Code: CPC50210

Course Name: CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Course Duration: 7 hours (1 day per week) classroom training and assessment over 12 months

Delivery: Face to Face

Location: Hallam

Designed for:

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of builders, including selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with clients.


The builder may also be the appropriately licensed person with responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in the State or Territory. Builder licensing varies across States and Territories and additional requirements to attainment of this qualification may be required.

Occupational title may include:

  • Builder.

The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry.

building site

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  Work Safely in the Construction Industry or CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry, covers this requirement.

Unit Delivery

Code Title
CPCCBC4001A Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise projects
CPCCBC5001B Apply building codes and standards to the construction proceeds for medium rise building projects
BSBPMG505A Manage project quality
BSBPMG508A Manage project risk
BSBOHS504B Apply principles of OHS risk management
CPCCBC4013A Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
CPCCBC4003A Select and prepare a construction contract
CPCCBC5010B Manage construction work
CPCCBC4004A Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
CPCCBC5002A Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects
CPCCBC4010B Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
CPCCBC5018A Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings
CPCCBC5003A Supervise the planning of onsite medium rise building or construction work
CPCCBC5005A Select and manage building and construction contractors
CPCCBC5007B Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
CPCCBC4009B Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
CPCCBC4005A Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
CPCCBC5004A Supervise and apply quality standards to the selection of building and construction materials (group A)