|CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)|
|Cricos Course Code :||097529J|
|Course Code :||CPC50210|
|Course Name :||Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)|
|Location :||Melbourne Port & CBD Melbourne Campus|
|Duration :||52 weeks (Includes 7 weeks of
public holidays and breaks)
This qualification is designed to meet the needs of builders, including selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with clients.
The builder may also be the appropriately licensed person with responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in the State or Territory. Builder licensing varies across States and Territories and additional requirements to attainment of this qualification may be required.
Program duration and schedule
|Program length||52 weeks(Includes 7 weeks of public holidays and term break)|
|INTAKE SCHEDULE||Contact us: +61 3 9670 2985|
|FEE STRUCTURE||Please contact us at +61 3 9670 FEE STRUCTURE 2985 or
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Program Structure (Core and Elective Units)
Learners need to complete Eighteen (18) units of competency in total following the guidelines as outlined in the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package Qualification Rules which requires:
• Thirteen (13) Core Units
• Five (5) Elective Units
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|BSBOHS504B||Apply principles of OHS risk management|
|BSBPMG505A||Manage project quality|
|BSBPMG508A||Manage project risk|
|CPCCBC4001A||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects|
|CPCCBC4003A||Select and prepare a construction contract|
|CPCCBC4004A||Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects|
|CPCCBC4010B||Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions|
|CPCCBC4013A||Prepare and evaluate tender documentation|
|CPCCBC5001B||Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects|
|CPCCBC5002A||Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects|
|CPCCBC5003A||Supervise the planning of onsite medium rise building or construction work|
|CPCCBC5010B||Manage construction work|
|CPCCBC5018A||Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings|
|Elective – A|
|CPCCBC5007B||Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor|
|CPCCBC5005A||Select and manage building and construction contractors|
|CPCCBC5004A||Supervise and apply quality standards to the selection of building and construction materials|
|Elective – B|
|CPCCBC4011B||Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions|
|CPCCBC4009B||Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects|
|CPCCWHS1001||Prepare to work safely in the construction
Written Questions, Projects, Observation, Presentation, Case Study, Reports, Practical Activity.
Mode and Method of Delivery
Study mode: Full time (20 hours per week – 70% hours face to face and 30% hours online), Learners may require 10 hours* of selfdirected learning per week (*Indicative only).
Delivery mode: Blended Model supported with Learning Management System. Please contact Student Services for more information
This is an intensive program that is delivered through blended training model. Students are required to attend 14 hours/week (Including Tutorials/Simulation or Construction Site visit) and 6 hours Online based on Flipped Learning (within 20 hours per week schedule).
- All students must be aged 18 years or over (International students) at the time of applying for admission to the College.
- Satisfactory completion of studies in applicant’s home country equivalent to an Australian Year 11/12 qualification*
- IELTS band score of overall 5.5 (Academic or General) or equivalent in line with the Department of Education and DOHA regulations (Please contact admission staff for more details and refer to Application, Enrolment and Orientation policy for further details)
- If student’s *educational qualifications do not meet OIC’s admission requirements, other factors may be considered at the discretion of OIC (Orange International College). (Please contact admission staff for more details and refer to Application, Enrolment and Orientation policy for further details)
- The unit, CPCCWHS1001 (Prepare to work safely in the construction industry) will be co delivered in week 1 of the course start date and delivered as additional elective. If a student has already completed or has latest White Card, then they do not have to complete this unit. This unit of competency specifies the mandatory work health and safety training required prior to undertaking construction work or access to any construction site. There is no charge from OIC for this unit.
- Learners are required to be competent in written and spoken English and will undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy test prior to commencing the training.
- Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Policy is applicable for this course.
Please refer to the Policy for more details: BYOD Policy
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)
If a certificate or statement of results is produced and verified, a credit transfer process will be initiated by OIC (Orange International College) in relation to the units as per the training plan.
“Credit transfer is a process that provides students with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for components of a qualification based on identified equivalence in content and learning outcomes between matched qualifications.” (Source: AQF)
At enrolment of all learning programs OIC’s code of practice states that all candidates for assessment will be offered RPL. This is reiterated in the student handbook and acknowledged in writing.
RPL is an assessment process that assesses an individual’s non-formal and informal learning to determine the extent to which that individual has achieved the required learning outcomes, competency outcomes, or standards for entry to, and/or partial or total completion of, a qualification.
On successful completion of this course the learners are going to be awarded Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) CPC50210, which is a nationally recognised qualification. The learners may use this qualification as part of their application to become a Licensed Builder with the Building Authority of the respective state or territory. Builder licensing varies across Australia and additional requirements to attainment of this qualification may be required.
Students who do not complete all units may be eligible for a Statement of Attainment in partial completion of the Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) CPC50210.
Training Pathway (but not limited to)
|Certificate IV||Diploma||Advanced Diploma|
|CPC40110 – Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)||CPC50210 – Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)||CPC60212 – Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)|
After successful completion of Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) CPC50210, learners can expect to gain a wide range of skills and knowledge and may find employment in varied roles in the building and construction sector e.g.:
- Construction Project Manager
- Contract manager
- Building supervisor
- Building Contractor
OIC (Orange International College) does not guarantee a license outcome, as builder licensing varies across Australia and additional requirements to attainment of this . qualification may be required.
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