null

Course Info

Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

National Course Code: CPC40110

Overview

The nationally accredited Certificate IV in Building Construction (Building) will give you the skills you to own and operate a licensed building enterprise. Designed for aspiring builders and construction managers, you will take your building expertise further and graduate with an industry-relevant qualification in this booming industry.

This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:

  • Prepare construction contracts
  • Manage small business finances
  • Risk manage projects
  • Apply project quality management
  • Lead effective workplace relationships
  • Apply building science principles to construct energy efficient and sustainable structures

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the qualities you need to get ahead in this field, including:

  • Planning and organisation
  • Great communication skills
  • Problem solving and attention to detail

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate IV level
  • Eligibility to apply for a Builders Licence (if you meet additional requirements)
  • A pathway to owning and operating a licensed building enterprise

Career outcomes and job roles:

  • Builder
  • Construction manager
  • Project manager
  • Site foreman

GROW YOUR CAREER

Build on strong foundations with a TAFE NSW study pathway:

  • Diploma of Building Construction (Building)

INDUSTRY DEMAND

Building and construction skills continue to be in high demand; with employment in New South Wales forecast to increase to approximately 15,040 jobs to 2024/25.

As population growth drives employment in the residential construction sector, in both new dwellings and renovations, the Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) will give you what you need to meet demand.

This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.

Locations

This course is currently available at 52 campus locations across NSW and online. Enquire now for other locations.

Course details

People who are successful in this industry have:

  • Good communication and people skills
  • A love of working outdoors
  • An interest in hands-on work, in a variety of work and work conditions

Assessments give you the opportunity to demonstrate what you have learned and to identify the knowledge or skills that may need further development. Assessments in this course are theory based.

The Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) is the qualification you need to apply for your NSW Builders licence.

Its important to note that you must have also completed a Certificate III in Carpentry or a Certificate III in Bricklaying and Blocklaying to be eligible to apply for your NSW Builders licence.

This is an in-demand qualification for construction site or project managers who have completed a Certificate III trade apprenticeship qualification.

The Certificate IV in Building & Construction (Building) is also an entry requirement into the Diploma of Building and Construction (Building). The Diploma is designed to give you the skills you need to become a foreman, site manager or project manager.

Depending on your campus location and local partnerships with TAFE NSW, you may have the opportunity to participate in excursions that take you behind the scenes in the building industry.

You will gain hands-on experience in:

  • Construction contracts, plans, sketches and drawings and specifications, reports, tenders, schedules, building applications and submissions and file notes

TAFE NSW is known for delivering theory along with practical learning. Work on real world projects, such as:

  • Simulated plans and specifications for designing of small building projects

TAFE NSW offers you a range of study environments to enhance your learning and employability, such as:

  • Classrooms for theory knowledge content
  • Onsite projects for site set out and levels

Building and construction qualifications and skills continue to be in high demand; with employment of building associates in New South Wales forecast to increase to approximately 15,040 jobs to 2024/25.
As population growth continues to drive employment in the residential construction sector, in both new dwellings and renovations, this qualification will give you the necessary skills and knowledge to meet demand and be industry ready.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Traineeship Allowed
  • Blended, Full Time, Part Time, Part Time Day, Part Time Evening, FT Connected
  • Study Online
  • Fully government-subsidised
  • JobTrainer

Search refined by

Showing 1 to 2 options of 2 for Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

Griffith: PT Evening

  • Fee Free if Eligible for JobTrainer
  • Start Date: 25 Jan 2021
  • Duration: 40 Weeks

West Wyalong Connected Learning Centre: PT Evening

  • Fee Free if Eligible for JobTrainer
  • Start Date: 25 Jan 2021
  • Duration: 40 Weeks

Showing 1 to 2 options of 2 for Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)