Courses

Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying

Construct a successful career in the industry with the Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying. Build on your current building surveying skills to boost your career in the building and construction industry by becoming a building surveyor or inspector.

Diverse opportunities in the building industry

There is an abundance of opportunities for you to gain employment as a professional and qualified surveyor. The building industry continues to grow and with it, demand for quality and dedicated surveying professionals.

Possible career opportunities include:

  • building inspector
  • building surveyor
  • senior project manager

An industry preferred pathway to your career

You’ll learn the essentials for achieving a professional qualification in the building surveying trade. Our qualified and industry experienced teachers will guide you through your studies ensuring you are job ready.

Our facilities give you access to the latest building technology and building assessment techniques used in today’s sustainable building environment.

Ask us about pathways to further vocational training or higher education from this qualification.

Contact

For additional information the Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying, please contact an Education and Careers Advisor (ECA), on 03 9269 8400, or by email.

Local Students

Code

CPC60115

VTAC Code

Preston 6900669234

Campuses

PRESTON

Department

Professional Practice
03 9269 8400

Duration

Full-time: 2 years
The first year of the Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying comprises the Diploma of Building Surveying. You must complete the diploma to continue the advanced diploma in the second year

Part-time:

Class Schedule: *

Mon - PM
Tue - PM
Wed - PM
Thu - PM

*Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Career Advisor

Modes of Delivery

Classroom

Fees for 2017

Eligible:$14650
Ineligible:$31250
Materials:$202

The student tuition fees as published are correct at time of publication and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. All enrolments excluding RPL/RCC and Higher Education incur an Amenities fee with a maximum cap of $250

Find out more on fees and charges

View 2016 Fees

Assessment Methods

Various forms of assessment may be used including project-based assessment, theory-based tests, and completion of practical assignments

Entrance Requirements

  • you will need to attend an interview
  • for additional information, we encourage to attend one of our Information Nights

Pathways to further study

On successful completion of this course you may seek entry and into a building and construction oriented degree offered by universities

Career Pathways

Possible employment outcomes include senior building surveyor or senior building inspector

Enrolment Intake

  • February

Units Of Study

The Units of Study listed below have been approved for VET FEE-HELP. You may be required to undertake additional Units of Study in order to obtain the qualification. You will need to determine your particular combination of Units of Study with the department.

The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.

Code Subjects Hours
CPCCBS6001 Research and evaluate construction methods and materials for residential buildings to three storeys 250
CPCCBS6002 Research and evaluate construction methods and materials for commercial buildings to three storeys 250
CPCCBS6003 Apply legal and ethical requirements to building surveying functions 80
CPCCBS6004 Assess and advise on compliance of design documentation for residential buildings to three storeys 120
CPCCBS6005 Assess and advise on compliance of design documentation for commercial buildings to three storeys 90
CPCCBS6006 Process planning applications for residential buildings up to three storeys 200
CPCCBS6008 Process building applications for residential buildings up to three storeys 200
CPCCBS6009 Process building applications for commercial buildings up to three storeys 100
CPCCBS6010 Conduct and report on building surveying audits of residential buildings up to three storeys 120
CPCCBS6011 Conduct and report on building surveying audits of commercial buildings up to three storeys 90
CPCCBS6012 Conduct and report on initial construction inspections of residential buildings up to three storeys 100
CPCCBS6013 Conduct and report on initial construction inspections of commercial buildings up to three storeys 300
CPCCBS6014 Conduct and report on advanced and final inspections of residential buildings up to three storeys 120
CPCCBS6015 Conduct and report on advanced and final inspections of commercial buildings up to three storeys 120
CPCCBS6016 Conduct and report on advanced and final inspections of commercial buildings up to three storeys 80
CPCCBS6017 Monitor and advise on construction and compliance upgrade work on buildings up to three storeys 90
ICTDBS603 Determine suitability of database functionality and scalability 60

Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.