Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying

Make your mark in Australia’s growing construction industry with our Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying.  
Ballarat - SMB
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Ballarat - SMB
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Length
24 months
Qualification Code
CPC60115

Free TAFE

This course is in the Free TAFE for Priority Courses list. Find out about the initiative and your eligibility

You will become an expert in residential and commercial construction methods and materials along with assessment and advice on the compliance of these builds, and you will make a significant contribution to the development and construction of our built environment.  So if you love combining theory and practice, this course could be the fit for you.  

Upon completion, you will play a crucial role in construction projects - from the initial planning stages through to final inspections.  

With the Australian Government recognising a skills shortage in this industry, your specialist skills will be highly sought after.

  • Building surveyor
  • Building certifier

The course content below provides all possible units related to the course. If the course has various streams, the units you are required to study will depend on your chosen stream.

RESEARCH AND EVALUATE CONSTRUCTION METHODS AND MATERIALS FOR RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6001
RESEARCH AND EVALUATE CONSTRUCTION METHODS AND MATERIALS FOR COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6002
APPLY LEGAL AND ETHICAL REQUIREMENTS TO BUILDING SURVEYING FUNCTIONS
CPCCBS6003
ASSESS AND ADVISE ON COMPLIANCE OF DESIGN DOCUMENTATION FOR RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6004
ASSESS AND ADVISE ON COMPLIANCE OF DESIGN DOCUMENTATION FOR COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6005
PROCESS PLANNING APPLICATIONS FOR RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6006
PROCESS BUILDING APPLICATIONS FOR RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6008
PROCESS BUILDING APPLICATIONS FOR COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6009
CONDUCT AND REPORT ON BUILDING SURVEYING AUDITS OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6010
CONDUCT AND REPORT ON INITIAL CONSTRUCTION INSPECTIONS OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6012
CONDUCT AND REPORT ON INITIAL CONSTRUCTION INSPECTIONS OF COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6013
CONDUCT AND REPORT ON ADVANCED AND FINAL INSPECTIONS OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6014
CONDUCT AND REPORT ON ADVANCED AND FINAL INSPECTIONS OF COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6015
ASSESS AND ADVISE ON PERFORMANCE-BASED SOLUTIONS FOR BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6016
CONDUCT AND REPORT ON BUILDING SURVEYING AUDITS OF COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6011
MONITOR AND ADVISE ON CONSTRUCTION AND COMPLIANCE UPGRADE WORK ON BUILDINGS UP TO THREE STOREYS
CPCCBS6017
CONDUCT, INTERPRET AND APPLY A BUSHFIRE ATTACK LEVEL (BAL) ASSESSMENT
VU22470
1 x day and 1 x evening per week

Entry requirements (year 12)

Entry requirements (non year 12)

 

 

Extra Requirements

Year 12, VET qualification, work and life experience

 

Pre-training review (VET)

Compulsory: All applicants must complete a pre-training review form prior to enrolment. The form will assist in determining your suitability to enrol in the program that you have applied for. You should complete the green section of the form and then bring it along to your pre-enrolment interview where the teacher/coordinator will complete the rest of the form with you. Visit our website for more information and to download the form.

 

Language literacy and numeracy assessment (VET)

Compulsory: All applicants must complete a literacy and numeracy review prior to enrolment. The review is designed to assess your skills to ensure you have the foundations for successful completion of your studies. It will also enable teachers to identify any gaps in your current skills and allow them to offer additional support with literacy and/or numeracy to assist you to manage the requirements of your program.  For more information and to complete the review visit our website.

 

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our TAFE application page for further information.

For information in relation to the University and students rights and responsibilities please refer to the VET Information Guide.

Applicants need to demonstrate the literacy and numeracy skills required to undertake this course through a test as part of the application process. The test will be conducted through Federation College prior to commencement of training. Feedback will be provided to the applicant on their results and types of support, if necessary, available to them.

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: Yes

VTAC code: 3700610044 (Ballarat - Admin Campus)

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: LMK

National course code: CPC60115

Fees are subject to change annually.

Tuition and material fees (if applicable) will be charged at enrolment.

For further information regarding tuition and material fees, please view 2021 Indicative Course Fees (pdf, 756kb) .  

Indicative government-subsidised and full-fee course fees are shown on this document, and should be read in conjunction with the information on the TAFE fees website.

Eligible applicants/students accessing government-subsidised training under the 'Skills First Program' need to be aware enrolling in a qualification may affect their ability to access future government-subsidised training.

Fee assistance: VET Student Loans may be available for eligible Diploma and Advanced Diploma enrolments.

For further information on paying your fees please refer to the Fees, charges and eligibility on the TAFE fees website.
 

2021 TAFE Eligibility Exemptions

 

You could be eligible for government subsidised study at Federation University Australia through the TAFE eligibility exemptions. 

If you have been deemed ineligible for a government subsidised place because you have a higher qualification or have commenced two qualifications at the same level you may be eligible to enrol in a government subsidised place with a TAFE eligibility exemption. Please refer to the TAFE fees website or contact the course coordinator
 

Please note: A limited number of TAFE eligibility exemptions are available so contact us now to secure your place for 2021.

If what you have learned at work, from other programs, courses, from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to this program, you may be entitled to gain subject credits or exemptions. The University is obliged to recognise the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations. For further details contact Federation University on 1800 333 864.

Further education pathway/s: Graduate Diploma of Building Surveying

This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

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Federation TAFE