Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
TAFE Queensland - Eagle Farm

Course outline

This course will teach students building and construction theory and practices related to low and medium-rise buildings. Students will extend their knowledge to building surveying, job supervision and safety management. TAFE Queensland’s industry-expert teachers will help students develop project management skills in contract administration, project planning and costing, and resource and financial management. Successful completion of this qualification meets the requirements for both a Builder – Medium Rise and Builder – Low Rise licence and will equip graduates with the skills needed to successfully manage a construction business for residential, commercial or industrial buildings.


Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funding and VET Student Loans may be available to eligible applicants, refer to tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html for information.

Fee notes

For information regarding TAFE Queensland course fees, VET Student Loans, FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP visit tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html or telephone 1300 308 233. For combined TAFE Queensland/university courses, refer to entry under university for higher education component.


Completion of Year 12 or attained Year 12 leaving age

Recommended study
Sound literacy and numeracy skills
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Construction contract manager, builder, construction project manager, site supervisor

Course Code
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025


Fee *See notes

Level of Qualification
Study Area
Built Environment and Design
Course Duration

1 year Online with on campus practical training