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CPC50308 Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)

The CPC50308 Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) aims to provide participants with the skills and understanding in all aspects of managing a building and construction firm. Ideally participants will be currently employed in a Supervisory/Management position and wish to gain a formal qualification. On completion of the course, participants will be able to: manage budgets and financial plans, manage operational plans, ensure team effectiveness, manage quality customer care, implement management strategies, manage work priorities, implement industrial relations procedures, ensure a safe workplace and facilitate continuous improvement.

Australian Nationally Recognised TraininTo achieve the qualification CPC50308 Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) there are 12 units of competency, comprising of 5 compulsory units and 7 elective units, which must be completed. Back to Basics program includes extra elective units to complete the Qualification that are relevant to the day to day operations of Project Managing a Construction Site at this level.

Core Units

BSBFIM501A Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBHRM402A Recruit, select and induct staff
BSBMGT515A Manage operational plan
BSBOHS504B Apply principles of OHS risk management
BSBWOR502B Ensure team effectiveness

Elective Units

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 on-site medium rise building or construction work
CPCCBC5005A Select and manage building and construction contractors
CPCCBC5018A Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings
CPCCBC5010B Manage construction work
CPCCBC5011A Manage environmental management practices and processes in building or construction
BSBPMG505A Manage project quality
BSBPMG508A Mange project risk
CPCCBC5004A Supervise and apply quality standards to the selection of building and construction materials
CPCCBC5006B Apply site surveys and set out procedures to medium rise building projects
CPCCBC5009A Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects

Back to Basics clusters the required units of competencies into the following modules:

Module 1 – Legislation, Regulations, Standards and Codes (CPCCBC5001B)

* Legislation, Regulations, Standards and Building Codes
* BCA Compliance

Module 2 – Personnel (BSBHRM402A and BSBWOR502B)

* Compliance Issues
* Recruit, Select and Induct
* Team Building

Module 3 – Site Management (BSBMGT515A, BSBWHS503A, CPCCBC5003A, CPCCBC5005A, CPCCBC5011A, and BSBPMG505A)

* Communication Procedures for the Project
* Environmental Controls
* Quality Management Plan
* Project Planning
* Resource Management Plan
* Finalising the Project/Contract

Module 4 – Construction Management (BSBFIM501A, CPCCBC5002A, BSBPMG508A and CPCCBC5010B)

* Project Forecasts and Monitoring
* Manage Project Risks
* Manage Construction Work

Module 5 – Structural Principles (CPCCBC5009A, CPCCBC5004A, CPCCBC5018A and CPCCBC5006B)

* Demolition
* Site Survey and Set Out
* Soils, Excavation and Retaining Walls
* Footing Systems
* Essential Services and Connection to Medium Rise
* Quality Management of Materials
* Construction Methods for Medium Rise

Job Roles
On successful completion of this course the participant will have the skills and knowledge required to perform the role of a Project Manager, Construction Manager, Estimating Manager or Sales Manager.

Employability Skills

Employability Skill Industry/Enterprise requirements for this qualification include:

  • Communication: that contributes to productive and harmonious relations across employees and customers
  • Teamwork: that contributes to productive working relationships and outcomes
  • Problem solving: that contributes to productive outcomes
  • Initiative and enterprise: that contributes to innovative outcomes
  • Planning and organising: that contributes to long and short-term strategic planning
  • Self management: that contributes to employee satisfaction and growth
  • Learning: That contributes to ongoing improvement and expansion in employee and company operations and outcomes
  • Technology: that contributes to the effective carrying out of tasks

All Back to Basics programs are delivered by distance learning, they are designed to suit the person who has not been involved in formal study for a long period of time. Adult education is our specialty and so is the Building and Construction Industry.

Students learn at their own pace and enjoy the full support of our Student Services. People who have not done any study for many years have found this method of learning builds confidence and successful outcomes.

You are assured of a full support base from our experienced personnel. Our trainers are available to assist participants via email, in writing or by telephone throughout the duration of the course.

Support Workshops
Back to Basics provides Support Workshops in major regional areas at regular intervals e.g. Quarterly.

Should you need further assistance other than those provided by our trainers via email, or telephone – we are able to register you in a workshop. The workshops are conducted as an appointment only session. For example: Back to Basics will advise when a workshop is being conducted in your area, if you wish to take advantage of having a face to face meeting with a Tutor – contact Back to Basics and book an appointment.

These sessions will provide you with 30 minutes of one on one time to clarify any queries – provide guidance and help you stay motivated.

How do you get started?

Register by calling Back to Basics on 1300 855 713 with your payment details (cheque, credit card or direct deposit).

Receive your first module text as soon as registration is processed, 5 – 7 working days from receipt of payment.

Walk through assessment booklet provided with the assistance of our student support service; this should take approximately 4 – 6 hours per week over a period of 4 – 6 weeks per module.

Complete your assessment booklet and forward to Back to Basics for marking. All assessments are marked with detailed comments and recommendations to enhance your business and site operations.

For further information regarding this program please call 1300 855 713 or leave a message on our contact page.