Course Title: Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4274 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

Course Title: Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

BUIL6210C

City Campus

TAFE

130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face

Term1 2014,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2016,
Term2 2016

BUIL6210C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4338

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply legal requirements to building and construction projects of residential and low rise commercial buildings. (’Low rise’ licensing classification with reference to Class 1 and 10 construction and Classes 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres, not including Type A or Type B construction).
Application of legal requirements includes the capacity to ensure compliance with all contractual requirements. A thorough knowledge of the application of current legal and regulatory requirements is essential.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPCCBC4009B Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects

Elements:

1. Apply the laws relating to builder licensing or registration.

2. Apply OHS legislation and provisions on site.

3. Apply the codes, Acts, regulations and standards relevant to construction. 

4. Comply with insurance and regulatory requirements for housing construction.

5. Apply legislation to financial transations.

6. Meet building contract obligations.

7. Apply industrial relations policies and obligation relevant to housing construction.

8. Apply dispute resolution processes.


Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including written, oral, practical tasks and activities.Students will be asked to personally demonstrate to the teacher/assessor the practical skills gained during this course to the relevant industry standards. Assessment activities will occur throughout this course and feedback will be provided at regular intervals. 

This unit of competency could be assessed by the supervision of administration processes relating to a residential or commercial construction project, including the administration of payments, supervision of on-site communications, compliance with quality control and record keeping processes.

Assessment Tasks

You must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent.

Assessment

Weight

Assessment 1

Observation Written assessment  and Project

50%

Assessment 2

Case Study and Project

50%

these tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

Element/Performance Criteria

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

1.1

X

 

1.2

X

 

2.1

X

 

2.2

X

 

2.3

X

 

3.1

X

 

3.2

X

 

4.1

X

 

4.2

X

 

5.1

X

 

5.2

X

 

6.1

X

 

6.2

X

 

6.3

X

 

7.1

 

X

7.2

 

X

7.3

 

X

7.4

 

X

7.5

 

X

7.6

 

X

7.7

 

X

8.1

 

X

8.2

 

X

8.3

 

X