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Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

National ID: CPC40110 | State ID: W740

A career built from the ground up

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work as a builder and manager of a small to medium building business dealing with low rise construction projects.  Completing this course will help you gain the diverse range of skills needed to project manage the construction of low rise residential and commercial constructions.

Gain these skills

  • Plan and supervise construction work
  • Prepare, cost and schedule a contract

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Construction Supervisor, Building Site Manager, Project Manager (Building/Construction), Estimating and Office Administrator or Consultant (Construction).

Further Study Option(s)
Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) (Builder's Registration)

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) (Builder's Registration)

National ID: CPC50210 | State ID: WA79

We have been producing skilled construction workers for over 50 years

This Diploma has close ties with the Builders Registration Board and gives you the practical skills to work as a builder on medium rise constructions

Gain these skills

  • Building codes and standards knowledge
  • Structural principles
  • Medium size building project management
  • Supervise construction-planning processes
  • Legal obligations
  • Contracts
  • Monitor costing systems
  • Develop policies and procedures
  • Builder's office operation and production

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Building | Registered Builder | Project Builder | Building and Construction Manager

Further Study Option(s)

Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction Management or University

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pathway - Trades)

National ID: 52824WA | State ID: BCY47

When you complete this course you will be ready for a career in the carpentry and joinery trade. You will have the skills and knowledge to apply basic carpentry and joinery techniques.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Course overview

View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Esperance

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Esperance Two semesters No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Wall and Ceiling Lining

Learn skills to fix plasterboard sheets to walls and ceilings, fixing battens and mixing plastering compounds. You will also learn how to work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry, plan and organise work, carry out measurements and calculations and apply Work Health and Safety requirements.​

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Telecommunications

These courses will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to assemble, install, test or service voice and data communications equipment and cabling. This covers electronic systems and equipment in general electronics, communications, computer or consumer electronics, microcontrollers, security, and computer/network hardware.

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Solid Plastering

Solid plasterers work in the building and construction concreting industry. Learn to finish walls, floors and ceilings in gypsum and Portland cement plasters, and construct various mouldings, textured finishes and ornamental restoration work.

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Painting and Signcraft

Painting and Decorating is known as the finishing trade of the building industry. It encompasses areas such as internal and external painting and decorating on a variety of surfaces, and includes the decoration of new and existing homes, hospitals, shops, hotels and buildings of historical significance. Signcrafters use a variety of materials and techniques such as painting, computer graphics, vinyl, wood, foam, plastic, glass, gold leaf and engraving to provide eye catching designs.

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Residential Building Drafting

Builders are the key to coordinating the construction or renovation of houses and commercial buildings. Builders are involved in every aspect of the project from interpreting the plans, to quotation, through to organising various trade sub-contractors to complete the build. As a drafter, you will learn how to convert an idea into clear, dimensioned drawings, preparing the builder with the necessary information for construction.

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Plumbing and Gas

This group of tradespersons comprises a number of specialised areas, including plumbers, gasfitters, roof plumbers, drainers, fire protection workers and irrigation installers. Learn how to use plumbing hand and power tools, handle and store plumbing materials and operate elevated work platforms. You will cover such topics such as drainage, gas fitting, roof plumbing, water stream and sanitary. Gasfitters work with gas lines and gas related appliances, including hot water systems and space heating systems.

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Metal Fabrication

Learn the skills to be a metal fabricator or welder to work in a diverse range of industries including mining, agriculture, transport and manufacturing.

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