CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

Advance your career as a tradie and start yourself on the pathway to becoming a licensed builder

The building and construction industries are a key driver in the Australian economy and demand for highly qualified tradies with significant expertise will always be in high demand.

Core Industry Training
RTO Code 91712

Advance your career as a tradie and start yourself on the pathway to becoming a licensed builder

A Certificate IV in Building and Construction gives existing tradespeople the opportunity to advance their career and enables them to apply for their own Building Licence.

This industry recognised qualification is the foundation of the building sector and there is a strong demand for qualified professionals throughout the country.

Open up career opportunities in the commercial and residential building sectors.

Learn the essential skills for both the technical and business side of the industry including estimating jobs, understanding contracts and managing complex building projects in the residential and commercial building sectors.

A Certificate IV opens up a range of career pathways including supervisor and management roles as well as numerous specializations within this growing sector.

What you’ll learn

The CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) is a nationally recognised qualification that covers the skills and knowledge relating to the construction and management of residential and commercial low rise building projects.

This qualification has been superseded and is currently in transition to a new qualification. In line with our registering body requirements the existing qualification is still able to be enrolled in, completed and have qualifications issued. We will be offering the new qualification within the next 6 months.

Core subjects

  • CPCCBC4001A – Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
  • CPCCBC4002A – Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace
  • CPCCBC4003A – Select and prepare a construction contract
  • CPCCBC4004A – Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
  • CPCCBC4005A – Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
  • CPCCBC4006B – Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
  • CPCCBC4007A – Plan building or construction work
  • CPCCBC4008B – Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects
  • CPCCBC4009B – Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
  • CPCCBC4010B – Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
  • CPCCBC4011B – Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions
  • CPCCBC4012B – Read and interpret plans and specifications
  • BSBSMB406A – Manage small business finances

Elective subjects

  • CPCCBC4017A – Arrange resources and prepare for the building or construction project
  • CPCCBC4018A – Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects
  • CPCCBC4024A – Resolve business disputes

Elective units are subject to change.

Career opportunities

  • Builder/Construction Manager
  • Building Estimator/Scheduler
  • Building Site Manager/Advisor
  • Contract Administrator
Graduates of this course achieve excellent career outcomes.
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* Information provided by myskills.gov.au

Level up your skills and create new career opportunities with AKI.

CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

Study with one of Australia’s most successful RTO’s.

Fee for Service: $4000

Funded: : $250 (Construction Skills QLD)

This program is funded through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) initiative.  CSQ is an independent industry funded body supporting employers, workers, apprentices and career seekers in the building and construction industry.

Course Duration: Approximately 12 months

Course duration reduces if undertaken via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Delivery Mode Options: Online/Distance | Workplace
Attendance Requirements: Not applicable for this course
Vocational Placement: Not applicable for this course.