Environmentally Sustainable Design and Construction (ESDC) can provide comprehensive, leading edge strategies for reducing the environmental impact of building design, construction and operational activities, for both new construction and renovations.
CAS-BCM key program outcomes in Environmental Management Practices & Processes in Building Construction is to equip learners to integrate Environmentally Sustainable Design and Construction (ESDC) Principles and Guidelines as part of environmental sustainability into the construction processes for all new building construction works.
Program Code: EVN
Program Title: Environmental Management in Building Construction
Duration: 4 weeks
12 Sessions Approx.
On-Line eLearning included
3 months min. to 10 months max. approx. for those wishing to undertake training in a workplace
Mondays Tuesdays & Wednesdays
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 program specifies the outcomes required to develop, plan and implement systems designed to manage environmental practices and processes in either residential or commercial projects.
It supports the establishment of a soundly based environmental management system necessary to produce project outcomes that meet legislative requirements of statutory authorities.
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 managing environmental practices and processes for small, medium and high rise building and construction projects for residential and commercial projects.
The Environmental Management in Building Construction 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 environmental management 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 environmental management plans that are considerable in size and scope.
Building & Construction
Building Design & Architecture
Trades & Services
Health Safety Environment (HSE) Advisor / Officer
Site HSE Advisor / Officer
Work Health & Safety (WHS) Officer / Coordinator
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 Environmental Management in Building Construction Program helps develop and establish competencies in:
• Organisational Environmental Management Plan
• Environmental Management Process
• Implementation of Environmental Management Plan
• Quality Control Systems in Environmental Management
• Feedback System on Environmental Performance
• Evaluation & Recommendation to Environmental Management Plan
The following unit of competencies are covered as part of the CAS-BCM’s Environmental Management in Building Construction 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: