5 Career Benefits of Certification in Building and Construction

Talk to us find out how you can get qualified!

Secure your steps to establishing a career path.

One of the fundamental necessities that any career – let alone skilled trades – demands is the right premise and purpose that facilitates proactive, decisive and results-oriented learning. This comprehensive learning paves the way for an educational model that empowers an individual with the right set of knowledge, tools, resources and experience to become a qualified and legally recognized professional in the field.

The Course

The CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction is an intensive course for builders, site managers, foremen, construction managers and other building practitioners involved with the management of small-to-medium-sized low rise building businesses, who wish to become the appropriately registered person with responsibility under the relevant state or territory’s building legislation.

1)Industry Relevance 

To truly understand the short and long term all-encompassing benefits of a learning program or certification, it is necessary to study what it entails in terms of industry-centric relevance.

The CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction covers the skills and knowledge needed by professional builders in the building industry. You will learn to run a small to medium construction business and take overall responsibility for completing the construction of a building. You will also learn the processes involved in selecting contractors, overseeing the work and its quality, and successfully liaising with clients.

Moreover, in any industry, The best indicator of any academic program’s value and success – is not merely the content, training and industry-relevant scope of learning, but also the timeline of satisfaction and the positive experiences that graduates encounter post-certification.

All of ASTA’s students have been fully satisfied with training that exceeds their expectations. They have subsequently gone on to acquire the aspired outcomes they were looking for.


This CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction course, together with the student’s hands-on industry experience, will assist the student to meet the requirements of the state or territory’s building licensing authority in becoming a registered building practitioner.

The program facilitates Builders and Managers of small to medium-sized businesses in gaining sound practical and actionable knowledge, while polishing the key skills and techniques necessary within the competitive industry.

3) Delivery

The internet is a compelling force in this day and age, especially when it comes to academia and education. Students can now learn complex subjects of study and empower themselves with the power of knowledge from anywhere in the world at the click of a mere button and the stroke of a mouse roll.

The CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction is delivered through two major modes: Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Online.

Through recent developments and initiatives in further facilitating students, ASTA is enabling their learning platform with direct face-to-face online delivery, whereby students are able to get the same in-class experience with a highly qualified instructor in real-time!

An education where learning is enshrined in the concept of ‘no-borders’ and ‘no-distances’ is truly a revolutionary and groundbreaking one, enabling the free flow of knowledge and professional education in a proactive and robust manner.

4) Duration and Flexibility

For any program or course curriculum to be successful, duration and flexibility play an important role in the lives of the students therein. The expected duration to complete the  CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction program online will be 12 months.

The RPL process can be completed as quickly as the student supplies all of the required evidences and accommodates the complete process. ASTA allow 6 months for this process, however most students will complete this within 1 month.

One of the foremost features in terms of Flexibility that students can enjoy is the fact that ASTA is more flexible than other institutions in terms of time and convenience. For example, other institutions need a minimum of 3 nights a week from students.

Whereas in comparison, the Certificate IV in Building and Construction has the ability to shorten, compress and streamline the course so that the curriculum, its functional parameters, concepts, depth as well the instructor themselves have a direct, viable relationship with each student.


Traineeship funding is currently available for the  Certificate IV in Building and Construction course. The standard Traineeship fee is $1000, far more reasonable than other institutions currently offering the same course. Without funding, the fees for the program is $4850.  

Furthermore, other funding may also be available per determination of availability and eligibility. Students are therefore asked to inquire directly with ASTA.

Conclusively, it is necessary that prospective students evaluate and do their due diligence when choosing to proceed with the CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building and Construction course whilst keeping in mind these 5 major benefits that directly influence their career.  

Choosing the right institution of learning and training, curriculum and delivery methods as well as areas such as practicality, relevance in the industry, flexibility and funding  are all key parameters that must be taken into account before embarking on the journey.

Unlike other materials found in one’s home, asbestos is quite unique. It is nothing like drywall or insulation, being one of the foremost causes of both non-cancerous and cancerous health problems if disturbed or damaged in any way or form.

Being in contact with a building built with this material is not dangerous in itself. It is once these building materials are disturbed and aggravated (i.e. due to construction) that these materials become active.

This is why you should always contact a reliable source for asbestos removal if you plan to renovate, remodel, and tear down a home built in the mid-1950’s to 1990’s in Australia.

Site location for work may be either domestic or commercial and maybe a demolition site, a new work site or an existing structure being renovated, extended, restored or maintained. Project sites may be construction sites and may also include ships, soils, and fences.


div#stuning-header .dfd-stuning-header-bg-container {background-image: url(https://myasta.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/bigstock-201485356.jpg);background-size: cover;background-position: top center;background-attachment: scroll;background-repeat: initial;}#stuning-header div.page-title-inner {min-height: 500px;} Call Now ButtonCall us now