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Eligibility criteria applies.
Fee for Service also available.


Should be employed in the building and construction industry.
Should already hold (White Card) CPCCWHS1001
(or obtain within four weeks of commencement)

Course Code



10 Months


Employment based – remote Zoom | Classes two nights per week, 10 months part time

Training Provider

National Training Services (NTS)

Potential Employment Opportunities

Career outcomes after completing this course may include: Residential Builder: Residential Construction Manager: Residential Building Project Manager.


100 hrs

Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) CPC40110


This qualification in building and construction is designed to meet the needs of builders, supervisors and managers involved in residential building projects.
This practical course is delivered by registered builders in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment. You will cover common practical skills and knowledge required for the residential building and construction industry.

After successfully completing this qualification, you will have all the required knowledge to manage residential building projects and it will assist you in meeting registered builder with the Victorian Building Authority. Additional criteria applies, please visit the Victorian Building Authority website for more information.

This course is delivered by National Construction Training (NCT), a trading name of National Training Services Pty Ltd (RTO 21254).

Who Is It For?

This qualification is suitable for those who are new to the building and construction industry and those with experience and wanting to work only in the residential building sector. If you have experience and are wanting to be involved in the commercial building sector then the Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) is recommended.

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites, however you should be employed within the building and construction industry.

You should also hold the unit CPCCWHS1001 Work Safely in the construction industry (White Card) before commencing this program, or within four weeks of commencing. NCT can refer you to quality providers that deliver this unit.

Tuition Fees

National Training Services can access state government funding for this qualification through the Victorian Skills First funding program. Participants who are eligible for Skills First funding will pay no tuition fees. If participants are not eligible for funding a fee may be required, please contact NTS for details on fee for service costs.


To be awarded the CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) competency must be achieved in sixteen (16) units of competency. These are comprised of:

  • Thirteen core units of competency
  • Three elective units of competency

Equipment & Materials

Classes are conducted using Zoom to deliver remote learning. The learning and assessment resources are in digital format, available to be downloaded on to your computer. Students will require their own computer and must have an internet connection in order to be able to participate in the classes and access the learning and assessment materials.


  • Short answer questions
  • Classroom activities
  • Projects related to building codes; structural principles; risk management; project management; project quality; contract management; legal requirements; Victorian Building Authority requirements; and preparation of plans and drawings


  • Classroom presentations
  • Research
  • PowerPoint delivery
  • Practical demonstration and practice
  • Group discussions
  • Class activities


Career outcomes after completing this course may include:

  • Residential Builder
  • Residential Construction Manager
  • Residential Building Project Manager



If you have any questions about the course, please Contact Us

Application Request - Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) CPC40110


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