What you’ll learn

Among other things, you’ll learn how to:

  • select and prepare appropriate construction contracts for low-rise construction projects
  • establish the estimated costs of acquiring materials and labour on construction sites
  • plan on-site activities, including employing resources and developing documentation and advice for relevant authorities concerning residential and commercial projects
  • read and interpret plans and specifications for low-rise residential and commercial projects covering estimation, planning and supervisory activities
  • manage finances for a small business
  • conduct an OHS risk analysis, including inspecting workplaces for hazards

Problem-based learning is utilised throughout the program, enabling you to gain practical knowledge and skills.

Course Structure

Total Units: 16

  • Apply Building Codes and Standards to the Construction Process for Low Rise Building Projects
  • Manage Occupational Health and Safety in the Building and Construction Workplace
  • Select and Prepare a Construction Contract
  • Identify and Produce Estimated Costs for Building and Construction Projects
  • Produce Labour and Material Schedules for Ordering
  • Select, Produce and Store Construction Materials for Low Rise Projects
  • Plan Building or Construction Work
  • Construct On-Site Supervision of Building and Construction Projects
  • applying structural principles to residential and commercial low rise constructions

Support & Delivery

When you study with TN Construction Services, you can:

  • Study from anywhere, when it suits you best.
  • Graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.
  • Get comprehensive support from the assessor via phone, skype and email.
  • Interact with the assessor and fellow students via platforms like virtual webinars and video calls.

Courses can also be referred to as distance education. Some hard-copy course materials and assessments may be accessed or submitted via post.