Certificate IV in Building and Construction


Why study our course?

This is your first step towards starting your own building business and or preparing to apply for a builder’s licence. Our accelerated Certificate IV course is designed to use your existing knowledge and experience that you have gained over the years whilst working in the building and construction industry; this means you will be able to complete your qualification at an accelerated rate.

  • It could be your educational requirement for your builders’ licence or your next step towards a higher level construction position.
  • We recognise your previous work experiences with our accelerated training.
  • To build a greater understanding of how to manage your business and its finances; Whilst also building a detailed understanding of your states structural principles and legal obligations.



18 weeks. Workshops 1 night a week plus self study and assessment, all classes are after work hours (5-9pm AEST)


Entry Requirements:

Accelerated Program,

  • To enrol students must have significant building and construction experience or 12 months post trade certificate experience.
  • Demonstrate a satisfactory level of Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) abilities.
  • Must have a laptop or computer available.


Been in the industry for too long? Maybe RPL is the way to go.

Unit Code

Unit Description

BSBLDR403 Lead team effectiveness
CPCCBC4002A Manage occupational health and safety in the building and construction workplace
CPCCBC4001A Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects
CPCCBC4003A Select and prepare a construction contract
CPCCBC4012B Read and interpret plans and specifications
CPCCBC4009B Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects
BSBSMB406A Manage small business finance
CPCCBC4024A Resolve business disputes
CPCCBC4018A Apply site surveys and set out procedures to building and construction projects
CPCCBC4005A Produce labour and material schedules for ordering
CPCCBC4006B Select procure and store construction materials for low rise projects
CPCCBC4004A Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects
CPCCBC4010B Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions
CPCCBC4011B Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions
CPCCBC4007A Plan building or construction work
CPCCBC4008B  Conduct on-site supervision of building and construction projects

Fees and Funding,

Please see below for our fee for service and funded pricing for our accelerated Certificate IV in Building and Construction,

Fee for Service (FFS): $4,900

Construction Skills Queensland (QLD): $500

Smart and Skilled Funding (NSW): $2,850

Training Fund Authority (ACT): $2,340

With all of CTI’s courses, we can offer payment plans so you can start studying immediately to achieve your goals faster! For more information about funding or our pricing structure please click here

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Financial Support

Don’t let money stop you from achieving your dreams, please contact us so we can discuss a plan to assist you in reaching your goals.

Upcoming Start Dates

  • Wednesday, 11th of November 2020
  • Thursday, 26th of November 2020
  • Wednesday, 8th of December 2020