Certificate IV in Building and Construction - Building

TAFE NSW

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
Sydney - Ultimo No
South Western Sydney - Miller No Full time
Illawarra - Nowra No
South Western Sydney - Lidcombe No Part time
Sydney - Randwick No
South Western Sydney - Macquarie Fields No Part time
Illawarra - Moruya No
Sydney - St George No
Hunter - Maitland No
Riverina - Griffith No
Hunter - Ourimbah No
North Coast - Coffs Harbour No
Hunter - Belmont No
Riverina - Wagga Wagga No
North Coast - Kingscliff No
North Coast - Wauchope No
South Western Sydney - Granville No Part time
Riverina - Albury No
Western Sydney - Strathfield No Part time 2 years
North Coast - Great Lakes No
South Western Sydney - Granville No Full time
Illawarra - Cooma No
North Coast - Wollongbar No
New England - Armidale No
South Western Sydney - Miller No
Illawarra - Wollongong No
New England - Tamworth No
South Western Sydney - Miller No Part time
Illawarra - Goulburn No

About Us

TAFE NSW has been at the foundation of Australian education for over 130 years. 

From the rapid economic development and population growth of colonial times to the gold rush and post-war periods, TAFE NSW has remained constant; responding to the shifting demands of the workforce, the economy and Australia.

Today, we offer hundreds of courses, from certificate to degree level, to over 500,000 students.  When you study at TAFE NSW, you’re never alone. You can get help and assistance with nearly every aspect of your study life - from study support and student resources, to counselling, guidance, and help finding jobs or accommodation.

Please note: Not all TAFE NSW locations have all of these services. To find out the services in your location, give us a call on 131 601 or visit www.tafensw.edu.au.

From beauty salons to auto shops, restaurants to IT networking labs, VR to TV studios, our facilities are state-of-the-art and are designed to give you real-world knowledge.

Be doing what you love on campuses built with you in mind.

TAFE NSW Student Services 

Each TAFE NSW campus has a range of services and dedicated facilities to assist you through your study experience.

  • Student association membership which provides opportunities for social and recreational activities with local students
  • Libraries
  • Tutorials
  • Careers advice
  • Help with finding a job
  • Résumé writing and preparing for a job interview
  • Counselling for study and other personal matters
  • Cafés
  • Childcare facilities
  • Student parking.

Please note: Not all TAFE NSW locations have all of these services. To find out the services in your location, give us a call on 131 601 or visit www.tafensw.edu.au.

TAFE NSW provides...

  • Industry-standard training facilities
  • Professional teachers with real-world experience
  • Courses that are developed with industry partners
  • Pathways to higher education
  • Student support services.

 TAFE NSW teachers...

  • Are dedicated, supportive and friendly
  • Teach in small class sizes
  • Use up-to-date teaching materials and equipment
  • Have educational and industry qualifications and experience.

 TAFE NSW locations

  • Thirty-two campuses in metropolitan Sydney
  • Ninety-eight campuses in cities and towns around regional NSW
  • Modern facilities and equipment
  • Friendly and relaxed campus lifestyle
  • Region-specific courses and activities
  • Easy public transport options.

 

 

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