Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Estimating) - CPC40308

Master Builders Association of Victoria

Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
Level: Pre-degree
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This qualification is part of the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package. It will provide students with the practical skills and knowledge to work as an estimator/scheduler in the building industry.

Structure

  • 15 units: 8 core
  • 7 elective

Subjects

  • Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
  • Plan and undertake site inspection and assessment of asbestos products and materials
  • Create and use databases
  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Apply sustainable building design principles to water management systems
  • Promote team effectiveness
  • Prepare design brief for construction works
  • Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
  • Administer a construction contract
  • Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
  • Resolve business disputes
  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
  • Produce simple word processed documents
  • Minimise waste on the building and construction site
  • Prepare specifications for all construction works
  • Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
  • Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • Prepare simple building sketches and drawings
  • Implement continuous improvement
  • Arrange resources and prepare for the building or construction project
  • Select and prepare a construction contract
  • Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions
  • Apply risk management techniques
  • Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
  • Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
  • Deliver and monitor a service to customers
  • Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
  • Create and use spreadsheets
  • Contribute to the implementation of strategies to control OHS risk
  • Apply quality management techniques
  • Build thermally efficient and sustainable structures
  • Write complex documents

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
East Melbourne Domestic: $7,140
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 0.7 years
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
South Melbourne Domestic: $7,140
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 0.7 years
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Sebastopol Domestic: $7,140
Yes
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery : 45
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Drumcondra Domestic: $7,140
Yes
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery : 45
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Ringwood Domestic: $7,140
Yes
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery : 45 weeks
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Narre Warren Domestic: $7,140
Yes
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery : 45 weeks
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Mill Park Domestic: $7,140
Yes
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery : 45
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Bendigo Domestic: $7,140
Yes
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery : 45
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Shepparton Domestic: $7,140
No
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery : 45 weeks
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Newport Domestic: $7,140
No
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery : 45 weeks
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Preston Domestic: $7,140
No
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery : 45 weeks
  • Full-time
  • Part-time

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