Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)


Advance your career in Construction

Meet the technical requirements for a Builders – Open Licence with QBCC.

Are you an experienced contractor wanting to keep up to date with industry?
Are you a senior manager or executive in the building industry?

The CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) is designed to meet the needs of senior managers within the building and construction industry who are seeking to obtain a Queensland Building and Construction QBCC Builder Open licence.

You will gain the advanced expertise necessary to provide advisory, administrative and management services for the construction of a range of building projects, including high-rise and complex structures.

Receiving valuable training from knowledgeable trainers and employers firmly embedded in the industry, you will cover technical areas such as:

  • Project contract administration
  • Project timelines
  • Overseeing work to monitor quality output
  • Cost management
  • Client and stakeholder liaison
  • Apply building codes and standards
  • Legal and compliance management
  • Upon the completion of this qualification, you will have the skills required for placement as an Estimator, Site Supervisor or Construction Project Manager.

The CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) can be funded under the Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) Higher Qualification Initiative* You may also be eligible for RPL allowing you to fast track your qualification as well as potentially receive credit towards a pathway into a Bachelor of Construction.

*Eligibility required, ask us how you can qualify.


Why Bother?

  • Nationally Recognised Qualification
  • Trade-qualified trainers who know their sh*t
  • Apply for your Builder Project Management Services license to become a qualified project manager or job site supervisor for high-rise construction work.
  • Mentorship from highly qualified trainers.
  • Unique and flexible delivery available to fit with busy building professionals.

Job Prospects

Site Supervisor
Construction Project Manager

Study Mode

Online and Flexible Delivery

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Discover what it’s like to study the Advanced Diploma.


My advice would be to go to Foundation Training Australia. I’ve worked all over Australia and done a lot of Training through other providers and haven’t come across a Trainer so skilled and professional as Grant is.”

Student Q&A: David Sott
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Course Structure

What you’ll learn

The CPC60220 Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management) is for advanced and experienced Building & Construction professionals wanting that next level of achievement.  It is ideal for senior managers, advisory contractors and high-level executives in the Building & Construction industry.

Ways to study

Recognition of Prior Learning

Your experience adds up and you can use this to fast-track your qualification.  If you’ve got a tonne of industry experience this can be used to gain part or all of your qual.


Online learning has never been more social! Each student gets a dedicated Learning Engagement Officer who’s there to help you set and follow through on your goals.

To achieve this qualification, you must demonstrate competency in all 4 core units and 6 elective units.

Core Units (4)

  • BSBWHS516 Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining an organisation’s WHS management system
  • CPCCBC6001 Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for large building projects
  • CPCCBC6003 Establish, maintain and review contract administration procedures and frameworks
  • CPCCBC6018 Manage processes for complying with legal obligations of a building and construction contractor

Suggested Elective Units (6)

  • CPCCBC6014 Apply structural principles to the construction of large, high-rise and complex buildings
  • CPCCBC6013 Evaluate concrete performance for multi-storey buildings
  • CPCCBC6016 Assess construction faults in large building projects
  • CPCCBC6017 Evaluate services layout and connection methods for the planning of large building projects
  • CPCCBC6007 Develop, plan and implement building and construction environmental management processes
  • CPCCBC6006 Manage the procurement and acquisition of resources for building and construction projects
  • Estimator
  • Site Supervisor
  • Construction Project Manager

The course duration will vary depending on your experience, skills and chosen study mode. As a guide:

  • Between 18– 24 months depending on your current experience and skills
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL): 3-6 months- this term may be extended by Funding Criteria, amount of RPL awarded and subsequent Gap Training required  – eligibility criteria apply
  • CSQ
    • Program completion date is 20 September 2022 (for the Higher Level Skills General Program 2020/21 Contract)
    • Program completion date is 20 September 2022(for the Apprentice Advance+ Higher Level Skills Program 2020/21 Contract)
    • Program completion date is 20 September 2022 (for the Major Projects program 2020/21 Contract).
  • Fee for Service: 3-12 months subject to the amount of RPL awarded and subsequent Gap Training required

Your skills will be assessed through a mix of practical and theory tasks. Which is essentially showing us what you’ve learnt and how you do it.

Theory and Practical Assessment will be assessed Online. Practical Assessment will be conducted online through instructions and workplace activities conducted in your place of work . You will then make these completed tasks available to your trainer via the online learning platform to assess.

Let’s talk about the money

Ready to take the leap towards your nationally recognised qualification? View the range of funding options available to assist both students and employers in gaining valuable training.

Fee For Service

Fee For Service

Our flexible Fee For Service model accommodates individuals ready to start their qualification today while making ongoing, manageable payments.



CSQ is designed to give Building and Construction workers recognition for skills learnt on the job but for which they don’t currently hold a formal qualification.

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Recognised Qualifications

This X course is nationally recognised, so you can work anywhere in Australia with confidence.