Building and Construction (Building)
Construction is a booming industry where having the right planning skills and knowledge about governmental and legal obligations, is essential. You will learn the key skills required to become a senior manager, site supervisor, site manager or construction project manager within a building and construction firm. The teachers are experts who will give you invaluable, hands-on and industryrelevant experience through visits to real building sites.
This course will teach you how to select contractors, oversee work and its quality and liaise with clients. These qualifications are required to meet ACT requirements for Class B builder’s license. By completing these qualifications, the White Card (CPCCWHS1001) is available at no extra cost.
The course will give you invaluable, hands-on and industry-relevant experience through visits to real building sites.
Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) | CPC40110
Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) | CPC50210
TOTAL CIT PACKAGE: 3 years
Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building): 1.5 years
Diploma of Building and Construction (Building): 1.5 years*
*The Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) can also be offered as a standalone program with a duration of 2 years
A new training package will be implemented in 2023. If this occurs during your studies, CIT will assist you to vary your learning to meet the new training package requirements.
2022 Semester 2 (July)
2023 Semester 1 (February) and Semester 2 (July)
2022: $7,250 per semester
2023: $7,450 per semester
Certificate IV: Material fees: $50, Asbestos Awareness Training: $15
Diploma: Material fees: $190
*Please note - Course fees are listed in $AUD and are based on a semester rate. Total course cost will vary depending on semester start date. Small fee increases may happen annually in line with CIT's fee pricing review. 2023 fees are subject to change.
- Year 12 Certificate or equivalent
Students over the age of 20 may be eligible for adult entry. Please refer to Entry Requirements for more information.
- IELTS 5.5 (no band score less than 5.0)
- TOEFL iBT - 46
- PTE Academic - 42 (minimum of 36 in each band)
- Cambridge English test (C1 Advanced and B2 First) - 162
Statement of Purpose:
Please also provide a detailed Statement of Purpose: Please describe your aptitude and motivation for study in this area of specialisation, including your preparation for this field of study, your academic plans or interests in your chosen area of study, and your future career goals. The statement of purpose must include demonstrated evidence of independent research on your course content and subjects.
- Interview either in person, by Webex or teams, or by phone.
- CV or Resume including work experience and previous employers contact details.
- Acceptance upon college approval.
- Course Subjects - Certificate IV