CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)

Get the expertise you need to be in high demand in an industry that has experienced strong growth over the past decade with Transformed’s CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management).

An Advanced Diploma of the qualification required to obtain a building licence in the following States:

  • QLD – Builder Open
  • TAS – Builder Open
  • VIC – Commercial Builder (Unlimited)

Please check with the state licencing body for the specific requirements as these to change from time to time.

Funding is available in the following locations for this qualification:

  • ACT – Apprenticeship
  • NSW – Smart and Skilled (Apprenticeship)
  • QLD – Construction Skills Queensland
  • SA – Subsidised Training List, Job Trainer
  • National – Skills Checkpoint for Older Workers
  • TAS – Funded by Keystone Tasmania  

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    Kick your management skills up a gear with the CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management). There’s no typical day for a construction manager or builder – one day you’re liaising with clients and reviewing financials, the next you’re on site checking progress and managing schedules.

    This nationally-recognised qualification will give you the combination of practical skills and knowledge you need to become a qualified project manager or construction manager on more challenging construction work.

    Gain advanced knowledge of building projects to provide advisory, administrative and management services for the construction of large, high-rise and complex buildings. Learn to apply structural principles and assess faults. Get the skills to apply building codes, manage compliance and handle the challenges of many elements to coordinate that any building project involves.

    The best part is you can study anytime, anywhere at a pace that suits you with Transformed. Our industry-experienced facilitators, supportive learning environment and absolute flexibility will help you reach your career goals, faster.

    Learning Outcomes

    This qualification is designed to meet the needs of builders, including selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with the client. The builder may also be the appropriately licensed person with responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in the State or Territory.

    Career prospects for the CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) include:

    • Site Supervisor
    • Project Manager
    • Estimator
    • Construction Manager
    Course Fees and Funding

    $7,625 online & RPL
    Fees are GST exempt

    Funding for this qualification may be available under the Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) arrangement.

    This qualification is subsidised through NSW Smart and Skilled funding under a traineeship and through Skills Checkpoint for Older Workers nationally.

    A tuition fee of $350 applies to ACT User Choice enrolments for this qualification.

    Check our funding page for more details on what is available.

    Delivery and Support

    Take advantage of our flexible training and assessment options which allow you to fit your study around your work and personal life. Transformed offers two flexible learning pathways:

    1. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) – Assessment only, assessing evidence of existing skills and knowledge against the competency standards.
    2. Online Learning  The learning environment provides access to study guides, assessment materials & submission links and online support from your assessor 
      Our Transformed team will support you every step of the way through training literature, videos and assessor contact.

    Talk to our team about the right course delivery for you.

    Are you looking to upskill your construction team?

    Talk to us about face-to-face delivery available within organisations for groups of 8 or more.

    Course Structure

    Complete 10 subjects (4 core and 6 electives). Elective units chosen must be relevant to the work and industry context.

    Core Units

    Core Units

    Unit code Unit Title Available by RPL Available by Distance
    BSBWHS516 Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining an organisation’s WHS management system N Y
    CPCCBC6001 Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for large building projects Y Y
    CPCCBC6003 Establish, maintain and review contract administration procedures and frameworks Y Y
    CPCCBC6018 Manage processes for complying with legal obligations of a building or construction contractor Y Y


    Elective Units

    Unit code Unit Title Available by RPL Available by Distance
    BSBOPS504 Manage risk Y Y
    CPCCBC6006 Manage the procurement and acquisition of resources for building or construction projects Y Y
    CPCCBC6009 Develop, plan and implement an appropriate building or construction planning process Y Y
    CPCCBC6012 Manage and administer development of documentation for building or construction projects Y Y
    CPCCBC6014 Apply structural principles to the construction of large, high rise and complex buildings Y Y
    CPCCBC6016 Assess construction faults in large building projects Y Y

    Learn more about these competencies at training.gov.au


    Course Duration

    18 months – distance learning (self-paced)
    12 months – recognition of prior learning (RPL)

    Student Profile

    The CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) is designed to meet the needs of builders, including contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with the client.

    The qualification also meets the needs of senior managers with building, construction and services firms typically working in larger organisations and managing more complex projects and processes.

    This CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) is designed for individuals in the following roles:

    • Construction managers
    • Construction project managers;
    • Construction superintendants
    • Builders.
    Career and Salary

    Construction Manager


    Source: www.seek.com.au  

    Entry Requirements

    You must meet the following entry requirements:

    • Working in the building or construction industry
    • Good literacy and numeracy
    • Access to a computer and the internet

    Expected level of student skills: It is expected students have a level of digital literacy to access information, communicate and complete training and assessment activities using a computer/tablet and our online learning platform. Students will be required to complete a number of tasks independently, and to have the skills to manage their own time and study. Students are expected to be able to research and analyse information, and to apply knowledge to real world situations.

    Students will be required to independently read and understand a range of different documents including organisation policies, plans, guidelines & procedures, external documentation (may include codes, policies and articles), handbooks, instruction guides (and where applicable drawing and plans). Students are also required to develop written documentation, including risk assessments, action plans, logs, reports.

    A key skill for this program is the ability to effectively communicate with others in English.

    Technology requirements: Students should be able to access and use computer/tablet device with word processing software, internet browser, email account and webcam/microphone and speakers (or headset). An internet connection is also required.

    • Self-assessment
    • Third-party assessment
    • Completion of a portfolio of evidence

    Assessment for the CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) is against the competency standards within the Construction Training Package (CPC08). Expect to spend about 100 hours undertaking assessment tasks.

    Did you know you can obtain your Open Site Supervisor Licence with 4 units from this Advanced Diploma?

    Recognition of Prior Learning

    Skilled in construction project management, but not qualified? Use your existing skills to get a head-start on the CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management).

    You will typically have at least 5 years’ experience for RPL, however this is not mandatory. Before enrolling, we will ask you to provide your CV and complete an online self-assessment. We will then give you feedback to advise whether an RPL pathway is achievable given your skills and experience.

    Talk to our team to find out if you are eligible for RPL.