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

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

Entry requirements (year 12)

Admissions Criteria for current Year 12 students (2019) and recent secondary graduates (2017 and 2018)

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this program.

Entry requirements (non year 12)

 

Admissions Criteria for applicants with a higher education study

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this program.

 

Admissions Criteria for applicants with a vocational education and training study

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this program.

 

Admissions Criteria for applicants with work and life experience

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this program.

 

Extra Requirements

 

Essential requirements for selection and application

Interview

Compulsory: All applicants must attend an interview prior to enrolment. The purpose of the interview is to discuss your eligibility and suitability for the program by going over the literacy and numeracy review and the pre-training review form. The interview is the last step before enrolment and you will usually be able to enrol on the same day. Timely applicants will be contacted by a FedUni staff member to arrange an interview time. Late applicants should call 1800 333 864.

 

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.

 

1 x day and 1 x evening per week

Fees are subject to change annually.

Fees are payable at the time of enrolment. In addition your program may require you to purchase books and materials. Some of these costs may be payable on enrolment day.

For further information regarding these costs, please view 2020 Indicative Course Fees (pdf, 756kb) for tuition and materials fees payable to FedUni.  

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.

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

2020 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 2020.

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.

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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