Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)

Course Code CPC50308
Course Title Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)
Location Melbourne City Campus
Intake Dates Monthly
Fee Type Government Funding, Concession, Full Fee
Duration 1.5 Year for Non-Traineeship, 3 Years for Traineeship

Course Overview

CPC50308 Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) is designed for management roles in the building and construction industries. It will allow you to develop your skills and knowledge of construction and management processes. It will provide you with the opportunity to commence or further your career in building administration and management.

Course Structure


Assessment methods may include:

  • Site Demonstration/Presentation in classroom
  • Questioning / Written assessment task
  • Research assignment / Project / Portfolio
  • Role Play/Case Study

Units of Competency

The CPC50308 Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) requires 12 units of competency.

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 buildings or construction work.
CPCCBC5006B – Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to medium rise building projects
CPCCBC5007B – Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
CPCCBC5010B – Manage construction work
CPCCBC5018A – Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings

Credit Transfer and RPL offered: Recognition of prior learning and skills assessment


Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. However students are expected to satisfy the TMG admission requirements.

Learning (ACSF Level 4), reading (ACSF Level 4), writing (ACSF Level 4), oral communication (ACSF Level 3) and numeracy (ACSF Level 4+) are desirable to participate in the course



The following further education pathways are available to learners who complete this qualification:
CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
CPC60212 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Building).

Your Career

The following employment pathways are available to learners who complete this qualification:

  • Project manager
  • Construction manager
  • Estimating manager
  • Sales manager


Fee Types

Government Funding Concession Full Fee
 $140.00  $28.00  $9,940.00



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*The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment