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Statement of Attainment training in Building Management [extract from CPC40110]

Overview

This training is designed to meet your needs as a builder, estimator, contract administrator and manager of small to medium-sized building businesses, including building codes and standards, structural principles, selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with clients.

Each unit can be used to enhance existing qualifications or provide skill to meet the specific requirements of and individual or employer.

If this training is then used towards the completion of a full nationally recognised qualification you may be able to apply for a builder's license in your state of employment. Specific details should be obtained from the building regulator in your state of employment.

Qualification: Statement of Attainment - training in Building Management [extract from CPC40110]
Program No: SA-BD01
Campus: CIT Bruce 
Duration: Most but not all units are offered each semester in the evening however a limited number also available during the day. For further enquiries or to register interest go to Building and Construction Short Courses. If there are insufficient enrolments in a course, delivery may be postponed.
Likely Job Outcome: Dependant on the competency or competencies achieved and other training and experience, job opportunities may include a builder, estimator, contract administrator and manager of small to medium-sized building businesses.

Students will produce a portfolio throughout the course of their study, which could include; a record of project work undertaken, workplace experience logbook and/or résumé. Along with a statement of attainment and testamurs of any qualification achieved, this folio will assist students seeking work in the building and construction industry (or other relevant industries), and in the granting of a building licence should they meet all the competencies required by the building regulator in the state or territory they wish to gain employment.
Application Type: Register Your Interest
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Entry Requirements / How to Apply

Workplace literacy and numeracy skills, building and construction visual interpretation skills AND

ACT Year 12 Certificate (or equivalent) AND

Access to a building site to enable you to demonstrate competence on the job with a current induction card or equivalent.

OR

relevant Certificate III Trade qualification (or equivalent) AND

Access to a building site to enable you to demonstrate competence on the job with a current induction card or equivalent.

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 and is available for study as an optional qualification in SA-BE24 training in Construction Induction.

Specific entry requirements may be required to individual units of competency and the relevant area within CIT should be contacted to find out further details.

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Transition Information

Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

Subject Cancellations/Changes

To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at infoline@cit.edu.au.


Subject Information

Complete at least one subject

  • CPCCBC4009B  Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
    • CIT Code: LEGL180
      Cost: $205
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply legal requirements to building and construction projects of residential and low rise commercial buildings (low rise' licensing classification with reference to Class 1 and 10 construction and Classes 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres, not including Type A or Type B construction). Application of legal requirements includes the capacity to ensure compliance with all contractual requirements. A thorough knowledge of the application of current legal and regulatory requirements is essential.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4005A  Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
    • CIT Code: BLDG116
      Cost: $200
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to produce schedules of resource requirements so that orders can be placed for materials and labour for residential and commercial projects and to record and track costs as they are incurred. Knowledge of codes, regulations and approval processes, contractor systems, physical resource and supplier identification and the ability to assess the availability of and requirements for skilled labour are essential.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4007A  Plan building or construction work
    • CIT Code: BLDG118
      Cost: $80.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to plan on-site activities, including the employment of physical and human resources and the development of documentation and advice for relevant authorities concerning residential and commercial projects. The ability to identify appropriate resources and suppliers, and assess the availability of and requirements for skilled labour are essential.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4013A  Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
    • CIT Code: BLDG132
      Cost: $300
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to evaluate contract specifications and information and to prepare tender documents associated with projects in the building and construction industries. Knowledge of tender preparation and interpretation of project demands and requirements and the capability to bring together a body of diverse information are essential. How to find the information and present it in a manner that meets organisational needs in short timeframes is important, as is the ability to manage time effectively.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4006B  Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
    • CIT Code: BLDG117
      Cost: $80.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to supervise the systems through which materials are typically selected, acquired and stored on site for projects described by the Building Code of Australia (BCA) as low rise building or construction work (low rise' licensing classification with reference to Class 1 and 10 construction and Class 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres, not including Type A or Type B construction). It ensures the delivery to the site of materials that meet contract specifications and service requirements for low rise projects.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBSMB406  Manage small business finances
    • CIT Code: MGNT329
      Cost: $300
      Description:

      This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to implement and review financial management strategies on a regular basis. It applies to individuals who operate a small business that stands alone, or is part of a department within a larger organisation. Individuals in this role are skillful communicators and interpret financial reports and other numerical data with ease.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4026A  Arrange building applications and approvals
    • CIT Code: BLDG131
      Cost: $100
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to prepare documentation and submit a building approval application or submission to appropriate authorities and the management of the submission through to its final approval. To successfully manage
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4014A  Prepare simple building sketches and drawings
    • CIT Code: BLDG122
      Cost: $545
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to produce sketches and drawings. The sketches may be used to clarify or communicate ideas to clients or other parties. They may also be simplified versions taken from architectural drawings, designed to capture design concepts or options. The sketches may be used for estimating purposes and to show measurements and other requirements for building and construction works. This unit does not describe more complex drafting skills.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4016A  Administer a construction contract
    • CIT Code: BLDG134
      Cost: $100
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to administer building and construction contracts for either residential or commercial projects.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4002A  Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace
    • CIT Code: OHSS469
      Cost: $200
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to conduct an OHS risk analysis, including the inspection of workplaces for hazards. The development and implementation of appropriate responses, including responses required by state or territory legislation and regulations, to mitigate the risks are also addressed. The unit requires candidates to have a comprehensive and appropriate understanding of the complex range of legislative and workplace requirements to manage risk in building and construction workplaces.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4024A  Resolve business disputes
    • CIT Code: BLDG138
      Cost: $280
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to advise on or resolve business disputes that may arise in the course of activities in residential and commercial contracting projects. Dispute resolution procedures may be applied as one of the disputing parties or as an independent party.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4011B  Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions
    • CIT Code: BLDG121
      Cost: $545
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply structural principles to the erection or demolition of low rise projects of a more complex nature than single residential dwellings, which are typically commercial structures classified in the Building Code of Australia (BCA) as Classes 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres but not including Type A or Type B construction. Knowledge of the application of structural principles in accordance with Australian standards is essential.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4012B  Read and interpret plans and specifications
    • CIT Code: PLMB231
      Cost: $550
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to read and interpret plans and specifications applicable to medium rise residential and commercial projects in order to inform estimation, planning and supervisory activities.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCSUS4001A  Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    • CIT Code: BLDG165
      Cost: $180
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to effectively analyse, implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices and their effectiveness on a work site, including contributing to consumer environmental efficiency.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4001A  Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
    • CIT Code: BLDG113
      Cost: $80.00
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to access, interpret and apply relevant building codes and standards applicable to the construction processes of residential and low rise commercial buildings (low rise' licensing classification with reference to Class 1 and 10 construction and Classes 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres, not including Type A or Type B construction). To successfully construct low rise buildings requires a thorough knowledge of the purpose and content of the Building Code of Australia (BCA), coupled with the ability to interpret other codes and standards related to a specific building.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4004A  Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
    • CIT Code: BLDG115
      Cost: $900
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to establish the estimated costs associated with the acquisition of materials and labour on building and construction sites, together with the application of relevant overhead costs and margins. Knowledge of physical resource and supplier identification, assessment of the availability of and requirements for skilled labour and application of appropriate codes, regulations and approvals gaining processes is essential.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4010B  Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
    • CIT Code: BLDG120
      Cost: $545
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply structural principles to the erection or demolition of low rise residential structures using conventional methods. The unit addresses those structures classified by the Building Code of Australia (BCA) as Class 1 and Class 10. Knowledge of the application of structural principles in accordance with Australian standards is essential.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4018A  Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects
    • CIT Code: BLDG123
      Cost: $545
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to conduct basic measuring and levelling techniques as part of the set-out procedures performed on building projects. It includes the use of technical instruments, application of standard procedures and performance of calculations necessary in the set-out of construction projects.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4003A  Select and prepare a construction contract
    • CIT Code: BLDG114
      Cost: $145
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to select and prepare appropriate construction contracts, including the sections, clauses and conditions for low rise construction projects. The ability to interpret complex documents, communicate clearly and succinctly and negotiate is essential skills.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • CPCCBC4008B  Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects
    • CIT Code: BLDG119
      Cost: $750
      Description: This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to supervise implementation of administration processes relating to residential and commercial construction projects. The ability to administer payments, supervise on-site communications, ensure compliance with quality control and complete record keeping processes is essential.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Related Courses

Diploma Building and Construction (Building) CPC50210
Diploma Building and Construction (Management) CPC50308
Certificate IV Building and Construction (Site Management) CPC40508
Certificate IV Building and Construction (Building) CPC40110
Certificate IV Building and Construction (Contract Administration) CPC40208
Certificate IV Building and Construction (Estimating) CPC40308
Certificate II Construction Pathways CPC20211
Statement Attainment Course Working Safely with Asbestos Containing Materials 10559NAT
Statement Attainment Course Asbestos Awareness 10314NAT
Statement Attainment training Building and Construction Introduction [extract from CPC40110]
Statement Attainment training Removal of Non-Friable Asbestos (Class B) [from CPC08]
Statement Attainment training Supervising Asbestos Removal [extract from CPC40110]
Non-Accredited Training Estimating for Builders Basics
Non-Accredited Training Introduction to Dispute Resolution
Non-Accredited Training Timber Framing Code Basics
Non-Accredited Training Understanding the Building Code of Australia (BCA)
Non-Accredited Training Understanding Building Plans
Non-Accredited Training Understanding Building Contracts
Non-Accredited Training Understanding the Development Approval Process
Non-Accredited Training Building Information Modelling for Builders

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