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Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)

CRICOS Code: 086295B   |   Course Code: CPC60212



This qualification is designed to meet the needs of builders, including selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and liaising with the client. The builder may also be the appropriately licensed person with responsibility under the relevant building licensing authority in the State or Territory.

The qualification also meets the needs of senior managers within building, construction and services firms typically working in larger organisations and managing more complex projects and processes.

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English language entry requirements


OTHER Language of instruction in previous studies was English
or Language spoken at home is English
or Satisfactory standard achieved from the Australian Industrial Systems Institute
or Other acceptable equivalents

Career Pathway

  • Construction Manager
  • Registered Building Practitioner

Entry requirements

Applicants should have completed a year 12 or equivalent level of secondary education. Applicants must be over the age of 18 at the time of commencement. This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.

Preferred qualification pathways into this qualification, include:

  • CPC50210 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Course fees

Tuition: $8,500
Application Fee: $250 (Non Refundable)

Text Book and Resource Material: $300
Safety Equipment: $200 (Boots, Safety Glasses and Overalls)

Fee for Service:
Domestic. Government funding may be available for this course. Click here to find our more.

As Delivered by Australian Industrial Systems Institute

Compulsory Units:

  • BSBOHS603B Analyse and evaluate OHS risk
  • CPCCBC6001B Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for large building projects
  • CPCCBC6003A Establish, maintain and review contract administration procedures and frameworks
  • CPCCBC6018A Manage processes for complying with legal obligations of a building or construction contractor

Course Duration

The course is conducted over a 39 week delivery period at a minimum of 20 hours scheduled classes per week.

Course Commencement

Monthly Intake commencing the first Monday of every month.

  • BSBRSK501 Manage risk
  • BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan
  • CPCCBC6005A Manage tender developments for major projects
  • CPCSUS5001A Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
  • CPCCBC6006A Manage the procurement and acquisition of resources for building or construction projects
  • CPCCBC6012A Manage and administer development of documentation for building or construction projects

Note: Two of the electives above can be replaced with –

  • CPCCBC6014A Apply structural principles to the construction of large, high rise and complex buildings
  • CPCCBC6016A Assess construction faults in large building projects

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:

  • 10 units of competency
  • 4 core units
  • 6 elective units

The elective units are to be chosen as follows:

  • up to 6 units from general elective units
  • up to 2 units from qualifications in CPC08 or another current Training Package or state accredited course, provided the integrity of the AQF alignment is ensured, they contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome, and that no more than:
    • 1 unit is from a Diploma qualification
    • 1 unit is from an Advanced Diploma qualification

Some units in this qualification may have prerequisite requirements, which must be met when packaging the qualification. Users are referred to the list of CPC08 units with prerequisite unit requirements available in this Training Package for this purpose.

Refer to here for further details and a full listing.


Pathways from the qualification

The Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) is a nationally recognised qualification within the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). Upon successful completion, participants are able to further their studies and undertake a range of higher level programs such as the Bachelor of Engineering (Civil).


Assessment comprises written assignments, tests and practical work. Students are required to attend tests and examinations as scheduled, with test generally scheduled during normal class time. Students must demonstrate competence on a construction site.

Training and Assessment Note

Parts of this course will be conducted off-campus within a construction environment.