CPC40308 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Estimating)

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Course description

Learn to estimate and manage the costings of complex building and construction projects with the Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Estimating) (CPC40308). It’s a nationally recognised training qualification that can be completed either in the classroom or online. The course covers: risk management, structural principles, building codes and Australian Standards, labour and materials schedules, tenders. Choose electives to support your job role — compliance and contracts, small business finance, WHS, and sustainability.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

12 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Construction Supervisor$1,150 weekly pay
Building Estimator$1,440 weekly pay
Site Foreman$1,150 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Building Contractor$1,550 weekly pay
Construction Manager$1,550 weekly pay
Construction Project Manager$1,550 weekly pay

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the CPC40308 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Estimating) such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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This course provider offers the CPC40308 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Estimating):

TAFE Queensland
Online / On Campus