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The Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) will arm you with the skills to take your construction career to the next level. The course will teach you how to manage or supervise construction work for low to medium-rise residential projects and commercial buildings. This includes a variety of skills including applying structural principles, tender documentation, hiring contractors and estimating costs. This course is perfect for those looking to tackle bigger projects or establish their own building business. 

– Administered by a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 21583).

With this nationally-recognised Diploma, you could pursue roles such as Building Manager, Project Supervisor, Estimator, Site Supervisor, Foreperson, and Project Manager.

You must be currently working in the building and construction industry, and have already obtained a Certificate IV and at least five years current experience in the building and construction sector.

Course durations vary depending on the class selected by the participant.

Online CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) Course:
Total Duration Length: 50 Weeks

Two nights per week

6.15pm-7.15pm Lecture 1

7.45pm-8.45pm Lecture 2

Trainer login 5.45pm – 9.15pm

Question Time (Trainer available online) 5.45pm-6.15pm, 7.15pm-7.45pm, 8.45pm-9.15pm.


Classroom CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) Course: 
Total Duration Length: 39 Weeks

Should participants want to complete the Dual CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) and CPC50308 Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) they will need to enrol in the Straight CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) – classroom based only – and with the additional units required for the CPC50308 Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) to be offered at the end of the course. This will run for another 8 weeks.

Please ask your course co-ordinator for more information regarding starting states and location.

Flexible, Offsite, or Classroom

Find out if you’re eligible for Government funding here


View Builders Academy Statement of Fees (VIC) here

The course is delivered with both theory and practical elements, with a mixture of classroom, group discussions, and individual research (including online study) supported by workplace mentoring by your workplace supervisor (if applicable).

Assessments are completed to measure your skills and knowledge against the training qualification requirements and those of the industry. The assessment process will include written and practical presentations, observation and classroom participation and will require some time away from the training rooms completing assignments and self-paced exercises online and through the development of a workplace portfolio of evidence.

Most materials are supplied. Once you’re registered we will be in contact to confirm final unit selections, materials and fees.


Course Code: CPC50210


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