Certificate IV in Building and Construction - Building

Charles Darwin University (CDU)

This course is designed to meet the needs of builders and managers of small to medium-sized building businesses. A builder is the person who coordinates the construction of a building and takes responsibility for the overall completion of the job, including selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with the client. The builder may also be the appropriately licensed person with the responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in each State or Territory.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

13 core units plus 3 electives.

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low-rise building projects; Manage OHS in the building and construction workplace; Select and prepare a construction contract; Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects; Produce labour and material schedules for ordering; Plan building or construction work; Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects; Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects; plus more and electives.

Further information:

Students wishing to access WorkReady funding will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills as part of course counselling before enrolling.

Related Careers:

Builder, Building Technician,
Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Casuarina No Part time 1 year
Charles Darwin University is the major tertiary education and vocational education and training institution in the Northern Territory.

Originally established as a tertiary institution in 1974, it became the Northern Territory University in 1989 and Charles Darwin University in 2003.

The main University campus is located at Casuarina in Darwin with campuses at Alice Springs, Katherine and Palmerston. VET courses are also offered at Jabiru, Nhulunbuy, Tennant Creek and Yulara Centres as well as at various remote community centres.

The University provides multi-sector education with Senior Secondary, VET, Higher Education and Research facilities.

CDU also deliver a number of courses through the Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education (ACIKE), which is a joint initiative between Charles Darwin University (CDU) and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE). The three main sites for delivery will be at the main ACIKE Hub CDU Casuarina campus and at the BIITE campuses at Batchelor and the Alice Springs Desert Peoples' Centre.

Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW)

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