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Residential Building Drafting

Certificate IV in Residential Drafting

National ID: CPP40121 | State ID: BGI4

A career by design

This course will expose you to drafting residential buildings within the building and construction industry. You'll develop the knowledge and skills you'll need to draft residential buildings, both single and double storey. Drafters produce drawings and documentation and use CAD software to draft and document residential Class 1 and 10 building designs. T

Our residential drafting qualification provides you with skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices.

Once you have completed this Certificate IV course you will be able to apply your skills to diverse residential building design projects. You may also choose to progress to the Diploma of Buidling Design.

Gain these skills

  • Create working drawings for residential projects
  • Analyse design drawings for residential projects
  • Understand construction technology and materials
  • Use 3D software (ArchiCAD)
  • Learn principles of passive solar design, environmental design
  • Rules and regulations for council approval
  • Understand National Construction Code (NCC)

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Architectural Draftsperson

Other job titles may include:

  • Builder Drafter

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Building Design

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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

Certificate IV in Residential Building Drafting

National ID: 52757WA | State ID: YN65

This course will expose you to drafting residential buildings within the building and construction industry. You will develop the knowledge and skills you will need to draft single residential scale buildings, both single and double storey. The skills you gain are practical and hands on and as part of the course you will be required to design and document a residential project with an industry mentor. This practical experience will prove valuable in gaining employment and beginning your career in this industry.

This building design and construction qualifications provide you with skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices.
By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Create working drawings for residential projects
  • Create design concept drawings for residential projects
  • Understand construction technology and materials
  • Use 3D software (ArchiCAD)
  • Learn principles of passive solar design, environmental design
  • Rules and regulations for council approval
  • Understand building sustainability for Australian conditions

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Architectural Draftsperson, Residential Draftsperson or Builder Drafter

Further Study Option(s)
Diploma of Building Design

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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

National ID: CPP50911 | State ID: D772

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Building Designer, Architectural Draftsperson and Building Drafter, Building Contractor and Architectural Drafter. Further Study Option(s) Graduate Certificate in Building Design

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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

National ID: 52757WA | State ID: YN65

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Architectural Draftsperson, Residential Draftsperson or Builder Drafter

Further Study Option(s)
Diploma of Building Design

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

  • Four semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth Four semesters No No selection criteria
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Albany

  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Bunbury

  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany 12 months No No selection criteria
Bunbury 12 months No No selection criteria

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

National ID: CPP50911 | State ID: D772

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Building Designer, Architectural Draftsperson and Building Drafter, Building Contractor and Architectural Drafter. Further Study Option(s) Graduate Certificate in Building Design

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Bunbury

  • 24 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury 24 months No No selection criteria

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

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