Develop Management Concepts and Proven Technical Skills to Ensure You Achieve Outstanding Design, Engineering and Construction Solutions for Your Future Building Projects.

Learn to effectively manage your building construction projects through advanced skills

Learning Through Application of Knowledge
Learn to practice building project & construction management services through real industry case studies Get the latest best practice knowledge in:


1. Construction Law & Legislation

  • CPCCBC6018A Manage Processes for complying with legal obligations of a building or construction contractor

2. Construction Codes & Standards

  • CPCCBC6001B Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for large building projects

3. Building Project Management

  • CPCCBC6002A Generate and direct the development of new projects
  • CPCCBC6011A Establish systems to develop and monitor building and construction costs
  • CPCCBC6005A Manage tender developments for major projects
  • CPCCBC6003A Establish, maintain and review contract administration procedures and frameworks
  • CPCMCM7001A Plan and Manage Complex Projects

4. Construction Planning

  • CPCCBC4007A Plan Building or Construction Work
  • BSBOHS603B Analyse and evaluate OHS risk
  • CPCCBC6007A Develop, plan and implement appropriate building or construction environmental management practices and processes.


CPC60212 Advanced Diploma of Building & Construction (Management) meets the needs of those wishing to Register as a Commercial Builder or who want to work in professional positions in:

  • Building Project Management
  • Construction Management
  • Contract Administration or Management
  • Real Estate Development
  • Project Planning & Scheduling
  • Project Cost Planning or Estimating
  • Construction Supervision & Administration


The Advanced Diploma brings together new management concepts and proven technical skills to ensure that a new development meets all the criteria for time, cost and quality for a successful project.


Participants for this program will be able to develop skill sets to effectively supervise and administer the many activities of a large commercial building development, ensuring all key activities & deliverables are successfully co-ordinated and managed throughout each stage of the project.


Program Participants are professionally trained to establish systems & processes in:

  • Project Planning & Scheduling
  • Project Cost Planning
  • Contract Documentation & Administration
  • Real Estate Development
  • Tender Development
  • Site Management & Supervision
  • Construction Environmental Management

Program Code:
CPC60212 Advanced Diploma of Building & Construction (Management)


Program Description:
This qualification is specifically designed to meet the needs of builders and management personnel whose work is focused on high rise or large, complex building work.


This qualification combines best practice theory with practical workplace applications. Participants will gain an understanding of the specialist skills and knowledge required to become a construction manager or construction project manager.


This qualification suitable for building professionals who co-ordinate the construction of a buildings where they are responsible for the overall completion of the job and senior managers within large building, construction and service firms handling complex projects and processes.


The program helps course participants establish sound building development and construction skills that will meet the project criteria for time, cost and quality control.


Qualification Rules:
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:
Total 10 Units of Competency made up of:

  • Core Units of Study (4 Units)
  • Elective Units of Study (6 Units)


Job Roles:
Job roles and titles vary across the building construction industry sector.  Following completion of the course program, students are eligible to pursue career opportunities in and possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Construction Manager
  • Building Project Manager
  • Building Manager
  • Construction Supervision or Management
  • Project Administration & Co-ordination
  • Contracts Management & Administration
  • Estimation & Cost Planning
  • Project Planning & Scheduling
  • Builder


Qualification Rules & Pathways:
10 units must be selected for this qualification including:

  • 4 core units
  • 6 electives


To achieve this qualification the course participants must demonstrate competency in all 10 units.


Elective units are relevant to the work outcomes, local industry requirements and the qualification levels in the building construction industry.


Prerequisite Requirements:

  • A requirement is to be a minimum of age 18 and over.
  • Students will be interviewed prior to commencement of course program including a per-enrolment interview. 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 requirement is to have at least 3 years of work experience in the Building and Construction Industry.


However in order to undertake this course program it recommended that Learners:

  • Have Basic Language Proficiency in English
  • Have Basic Literally Proficiency in English
  • Have Basic 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


Students will be interviewed prior to commencement of course program.


Pathways into the Qualification:
There are no prerequisite pathways into the qualification.  Open to all wishing to develop professional skill sets for employment in the building construction sector.


Licensing, Legislative, Regulatory or Certification Considerations:
A “construction induction” CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry or equivalent “white card” is required by WorkSafe Victoria before entering any worksite.


Students are required to obtain this before entering any worksite. For more information see:


Students will be made aware of this requirement as part of their interview prior to commencement of course program.


Registration for licensing is a requirement to practice commercially as a Builder.


This program does not provide licensing or registration as a licensed Builder as this is the responsibility with the relevant building licensing authority in each States or Territories of Australia.


There is no one ‘national’ license for the building construction sector or any of its functions.


Certification responsibilities and systems are administered by state legislation and may differ between States and Territories.


Participants for this course program will therefore be advised to consult the relevant occupational licensing authority in their State or Territory to determine the specific licensing requirements.


However this course program is structured and designed to suit the requirements for registration as a Registered Building Practitioner (RBP) with the Building Practitioners Board through the Victorian Building Authority (VBA).


The selected Electives together with the Additional Electives will assist the applicant providing evidence in demonstrating advanced theoretical and practical knowledge and skills suited for registering as a Registered Building Practitioner (RBP).


Start Dates: Intakes are in February & August of each year


Duration: 20 to 25 Sessions Approximately


Level 1 Suite 9B
80 Keilor Road
Essendon North VIC 3041


Delivery Mode:
A. Face to face, classroom based learning Theory Session: underpinning knowledge

B. Independent Study: Self Paced Learning

C. Online Support: email, resources, research

D. Project Assignment: Knowledge Areas & Unit Outcomes

E. Skills Session: use of specialist computer programs, report preparation & writing, interpreting & analysing complex material


Application Process:
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Meet with us Face-to-Face at:
Level 1 Suite 9B
80 Keilor Road
Essendon North VIC 3041


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Fees: $3,600


CAS-BCM offers two intensive course programs to help develop well-educated graduates with strong competencies and skill sets required to become practising building professionals and entrepreneurs.

Specialist Programs

Specialist training & education programs that are specific in meeting the judiciary, regulatory authority and commission requirements to work and practice

Course Programs

The Short Course Programs are suited to individuals and businesses who are limited in their commitment to training for time but need access to the most updated professional skills program available.

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