Building & Construction

Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) CPC40110

Australian Work Force is helping Builders Academy Australia (TOID 21583), a Registered Training Organisation that’s part of the Simonds Group, find students for its Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) course. For clarity, Australian Work Force does not deliver the training for this course.

Builders Academy Australia is a Registered Training Organisation that delivers nationally accredited training. We have a commitment to helping students achieve their learning goals, in an inclusive and supportive learning environment.

Builders Academy Australia provides specialised industry training for people working in the building and construction industry.

How can training benefit your staff?

  • The opportunity to choose a career path through accredited qualifications
  • Learning of new skills supported by the development of industry knowledge
  • The ability to have your existing skills recognised
  • Meet new people and gain confidence in your employment skills and depth of knowledge
  • You are on the way to be a builder

What content is covered in the training?

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of builders and managers of small to medium sized building businesses. The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry.

Who can undertake the training?

Anyone with a minimum of three years experience in the building and construction industry is able to apply for this course, and five years experience required to be considered for the 8 week intensive program.

What is the duration of the training?

Various course structures are available; durations vary from 8 weeks to 12 months.

How is the course trained and assessed?

Training and assessment will take place in Builders Academy Australia’s training rooms by a qualified trainer monitoring your progress. The course is delivered with both theory and practical elements. The delivery of training will include a mixture of classroom delivery, group discussions and individual research supported by workplace mentoring.

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.


Participants need to complete 16 units of competency, consisting of:

  • 13 core unit plus
  • 3 elective units

Core Units

Unit Code Unit Name
CPCCBC04001A 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 Units

Unit Code Unit Name
BSBMGT403A Implement continuous improvement
CPCCBC4024A Resolve business disputes
CPCCBC4020A Build thermally efficient and sustainable structures

How do I enrol my staff?

Easily! Simply complete the following steps and you could be on your way:

  1. Contact AWF representative
  2. Read and understand the information contained in the Student Guide (click here to see Student Guide)
  3. Attend the scheduled enrolment session and complete all enrolment paperwork

Where will the training lead?

After achieving CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) candidates may undertake CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building).


This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding for eligible individuals.

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