Comments about Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) - On Campus - Frankston - Victoria
This Qualification is to provide a broad base training in the skills and knowledge to satisfy some of the mandatory requirements as stated by the Building Commission for registration as a Domestic Builder Unlimited or a Commercial Builder Limited - Medium Rise.
Year 12 (VCE), or equivalent with relevant experience Mature Age Entry
Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
This course covers building theory and practice related to residential, industrial and commercial
buildings. Graduates develop specialist skills in estimating, supervising and managing within the
building construction industry. This National course has all the subjects from the Certificate IV in
Building. The Diploma of Building forms the academic requirements by the Building Practitioners
Board for registration as a Building Practitioner. Articulation may be achieved with exemptions into
the Construction Management Degree at University. Some subjects are core subjects in the Diploma of Building Design and Drafting and the Diploma of Building Surveying.
Full-time: 2 years
Part-time: 4 years
Year 12 (VCE) or Mature Age Entry
Full time applicants refer to the VTAC guide. Applicants may be required to attend an information
session and an interview.
Full time applicants should apply through VTAC and part time directly to the Institute. Application
can be completed during the day or evening.
Construction; Building Computer; Building Quantities and Estimating; Building Staff Management;
Building Technology; Contract Law.
Building Contractor, Building Supervisor, Contract Administration, Estimator.
Further Education Opportunities
Construction Management Degree at University.