Diploma of Building and Construction - Building
Chisholm Institute, TAFE VIC
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package. It 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 may apply.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low-rise building projects; Select and prepare a construction contract; Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects; Apply structural principles to residential low-rise constructions; Prepare and evaluate tender documentation; Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium-rise building projects; Manage construction work; Manage project risk; plus more and electives.
About Chisholm Institute, TAFE VICChisholm is one of the largest providers of education and training in Victoria. The Institute was named in 1998, in honour of Caroline Chisholm, the early Australian reformer and humanitarian.
Chisholm's modern campuses in the southeast of Melbourne are at: Dandenong (two locations), Frankston, Berwick, Cranbourne, Mornington Peninsula and Bass Coast as well as facilities in the centre of Melbourne and Pakenham.
Currently, Chisholm offers over 300 accredited, nationally recognised courses from certificates to bachelor degrees and graduate certificates - including its own degrees and pathways to partner university degrees. It also runs approximately 130 short courses for work skills (industry compliance and skills development), as well as lifestyle (self-improvement, recreation and hobby). Courses are developed in consultation with industry, and are designed to meet both current and predicted skill shortages.
Provider CRICOS: 00881F RTO code: 0260; HE
DiplomaCourse code: CPC50210
- Full-time internal = 1.5 years
18 units: 13 core; 5 elective
No minimum education
Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (SAC 2006) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.