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Statement of Attainment Lead a Building, Construction or Plumbing and Services Team CPCSS00001


This skill set addresses the skills used by experienced tradespersons and operators who are moving into roles with additional responsibility and team leadership, typically in smaller businesses.
The skill set provides the team leadership and other skills to enable experienced site supervisors or builders to develop staff under their supervision.
Completion of the general induction training course specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.

A replacement for this course is under development. Please register your interest and details will be provided as soon as available.


Statement of Attainment - Lead a Building, Construction or Plumbing and Services Team CPCSS00001

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CIT Bruce 


The skill set is run over 6 hours a week for 9 weeks for face to face delivery plus 2 hours per week of on line delivery. The delivery will include on line activities, report writing and team work.
An equivalent amount of time will also be required outside of class.

Cost Info:

The 2022 Semester 1 enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. The total course cost may vary depending on the choice of elective subjects or if subjects are attempted more than once. Subject costs identified as Standard are partially subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible students.

Likely Job Outcome:

The skill set provides the team leadership and other skills to enable experienced site supervisors or builders to develop staff under their supervision.

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Additional Information

The completion of this skill set provides a pathway to a range of Certificate IV qualifications in CPC08.

Skills Recognition

Entry Requirements

For entry to this course you must be employed or a business owner.

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Literacy Skills Information

We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework levels of at least 2 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your course of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this course. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with a lower level course, or enrol in the Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways (FSK20119) to develop your literacy skills. Please visit Foundation Skills.

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

Subject Information

Core - complete all 3 subjects

  • CPCCBC4002A Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace
    • CIT Code: OHSS469
      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
  • CPCCBC4009B Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
    • CIT Code: LEGL180
      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
  • BSBLDR403 Lead team effectiveness
    • CIT Code: MGNT388

      This unit defines skills, knowledge and outcomes required to plan and supervise the performance of the team and develop team cohesion.
      It applies team leaders, supervisors and new emerging managers who have an important leadership role in the development of efficient and effective work teams.
      Leaders at this level also provide leadership for the team and bridge the gap between the management of the organisation and the team members. As such they must 'manage up' as well as manage their team/s.

      Prerequisites: Nil

Related Courses

Diploma Building and Construction (Building) CPC50210
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Certificate IV Building and Construction (Estimating) CPC40308
Certificate IV Building and Construction (Contract Administration) CPC40208
Certificate IV Building and Construction (Building) CPC40110
Certificate IV Building and Construction (Site Management) CPC40508
Certificate II Construction Pathways CPC20211
Statement Attainment Safe Construction Operations
Statement Attainment Course Asbestos Awareness 10675NAT
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Non-Accredited Training Understanding Building Plans
Non-Accredited Training Estimating for Builders Basics
Non-Accredited Training Introduction to Construction Planning
Non-Accredited Training Understanding the Building Code of Australia (BCA)

More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email