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|Delivery||Training centre, blended learning or online|
|Course Fee||Fee for service: $6,369|
To apply for registration as a building practitioner you must have particular experience and qualifications, and demonstrate to the Building Services Board that you are fit to be registered.
The requirements include:
For more information regarding WA Builders Registration requirements, please visit the WA Department Of Commerce’s website.
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however we do recommend at least 5 years of experience within the building and construction industry as this is a minimum requirement to apply for the Builder’s Registration.
As part of the enrolment process, LTT will conduct a pre-training review to capture your current competencies including language, literacy and numeracy.
This ensures that you are making an informed decision about the suitability and relevance of the course you are planning on undertaking.
This process also aids in identifying any support service that may be required.
Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
Prepare simple building sketches and drawings
Select and prepare a construction contract
Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects
Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings
Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects
Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction work
Select and manage building and construction contractors
Manage construction work
Apply principles of OHS risk management
Manage project quality
Manage project risk
Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor
Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to building and construction projects
Prepare simple building sketches and drawings*
*Optional additional unit required to apply for the builder’s registration license
Assessment will include questions to confirm underpinning knowledge as well as a combination of practical assessment tasks, observation of performance, case studies, scenarios and workplace projects.
You will be required to undertake self-study with the material provided to you and carry out necessary research in your own time.
The Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) is available for eligible fee paying students under the VET Student Loan arrangement.