Individuals and organisations operating within the building construction industry should be aware of their rights and obligations.
This course program provides knowledge and application of the laws, regulations and key legislations that specifically apply to the construction industry in Australia.
This program contains legal, operational and business issues relevant to the building and construction industry, which includes businesses in residential and commercial construction.
Program Code: PMBCM
Program Title: Project Management in Building Construction Management
Duration: 4 Days
4 Sessions Approx.
On-Line eLearning included
1 month min. to 3 months max. approx. for those wishing to undertake training in a workplace
Mon. to Thu.
Option to Choose:
08:30am to 12:30pm
01:00pm to 05:00pm
05:30pm to 09:30pm
Level 1 Suite 9B
80 Keilor Road
Essendon North VIC 3041
Intakes are in
• Intakes for 2021 to be advised soon
Self-Study On-Line eLearning:
Open all year
Open all year
Note: Modes of Study are interchangeable e.g. Learners enrolled as Self-Study or Work-Based can change to Face-to-Face and vice versa if they choose to do so.
This module specifies the outcomes required to administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor, including obligations as either party to a contract.
This program supports the needs of building professionals, registered building practitioners, senior managers within building and construction firms and other construction industry personnel responsible for administering the legal obligations of a building or construction contract for low-rise, medium rise and high-rise projects.
The Construction Law & Legislation Program with CAS-BCM is well suited to those in the building construction industry and new to the industry who want to develop knowledge, skills and competencies to enable them to undertake job & project roles in administering the legal responsibilities & obligations for building construction projects.
This program combines best practice theory with practical workplace applications.
Participants will gain an understanding of the specialist skills and knowledge the required functions in managing & administering building construction laws, legislation and regulations.
Building & Construction
Building Design & Architecture
Real Estate & Property
Trades & Services
Building & Compliance Officer / Advisor
However; Students will be interviewed prior to commencement of course program. This interview will be used to determine suitability for undertaking the course including assessment of the experience which the student has in the Building and Construction Industry.
A Skills assessment for Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN)
Students are required to be competent in written and spoken English and will undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy test prior to enrolment being accepted by CAS-BCM. Students will be required to achieve a satisfactory result in a language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) assessment that will be conducted during the application process.
• Be over the age of 18
• Have Intermediate Language Proficiency in English
• Have Intermediate Proficiency in English
• Have Intermediate Numeracy Skills
• Have access to a computer hardware with internet access
• Be able to operate computer programs as email, word processor and spread sheet applications at a basic level
Areas of Competency
CAS-BCM’s Construction Law & Legislation Program helps develop and establish competencies in:
• Business Establishment
• Builder Registration & Licensing
• Legal Matters
• Engagement of Personnel & Staff
• Regulations Relating to Occupational Health & Safety
• Rehabilitation Arrangements
• Taxation, Insurance & Superannuation
• Fair Trading Practices
• Environmental Legislation
The following unit of competencies are covered as part of the CAS-BCM’s Construction Law & Legislation Program:
The program will be delivered as a blended learning program with the option to undertake the program as a Morning, Afternoon or Evening Program.
How it will be delivered (mode; face to face, online, on-the-job)
Learner Management System (LMS) including email, resources, research, eLearning, webinars and online consultation
The assessment is conducted using a combination of realistic workplace tasks, projects, knowledge tests, response to case studies and feedback from supervisors.
The assessment methods used during this course are: