Diploma of Building Surveying - - CPC50108

Building Surveying

On Offer Under Review
Award Diploma of Building Surveying
Program Outline

Qualifications in Building Surveying are currently undergoing a national course review, and it is anticipated that a Building Surveying qualification may be offered in 2016. If you would like information regarding this, please contact us on the number below.

Manage projects. Advise clients. Oversee designs. As a Building Surveyor, you'll use your love for technical work, enjoyment of working with people and eye for detail to help clients - whether businesses, councils or individuals - through the building process. FedUni's Diploma of Building Surveying is part time, meaning you can gain valuable experience in the industry whilst you study. You'll even graduate with the skills to run your own business, with subjects such as small business management and planning.

This diploma will help you become an expert in a range of building legislation, technical codes and construction standards. Your future career will be varied. It may involve checking construction standards; advising owners and builders before they lodge their building plans through to the final build sign off; working on fire compliance; or ensuring a building meets energy efficiency requirements. Often, you'll work alongside other experts such as engineers, architects and builders while managing projects for residential, industrial or commercial builds.

The curriculum of 24 subjects provides training theory and practical surveying skills for both residential and commercial buildings.

This qualification will allow graduates to work as building inspectors. It provides to participants professional skills and knowledge needed for the inspection of residential, small industrial and commercial buildings. The program focus is on the practical application of construction technology, sustainable design, building methods and working with clients from building permit application stage through to completion of a project.

Graduates will have developed skills and applied knowledge in:

  • working drawing preparation
  • energy efficiency
  • structural and construction technology
  • estimating, cost management and development control
  • supervising of site surveying
  • applied occupational health and safety
  • surveying
  • small business planning and management
  • procedures and professional practice
  • building materials and fire assessment
  • building codes and standards

Building & Construction (Ref 08061, 08145)

Contact Us

Phone: 5327 8000
Freecall: 1800 333 864
Email: info@federation.edu.au
Web: http://www.federation.edu.au/schools/industry-skills-centre/building-and-construction

Information correct as at 25/Nov/2015