Diploma of Building Design

National ID: CPP50911
State ID: D772
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

With public infrastructure and housing needs rising, there has never been a better time to join the building and construction industry.

This course follows on from the 52757WA Certificate IV in Residential Drafting and combines real drafting and design experience with relevant theory.

You will gain skills in

  • ArchiCAD and Revit
  • Residential and commercial building construction and design
  • Building sustainability for Australian conditions

Once you've completed this Diploma you will be able to work in a design office on commercial and residential projects with architects, builders, and project managers.

Your Diploma of Building Design prepares you for roles such as:

  • Building Drafter
  • Building Designer
  • Building Contractor
  • Architectural Drafter

Course description

With public infrastructure and housing needs rising, there has never been a better time to join the building and construction industry.

This course follows on from the 52757WA Certificate IV in Residential Drafting and combines real drafting and design experience with relevant theory.

You will gain skills in

  • ArchiCAD and Revit
  • Residential and commercial building construction and design
  • Building sustainability for Australian conditions

Once you've completed this Diploma you will be able to work in a design office on commercial and residential projects with architects, builders, and project managers.

Your Diploma of Building Design prepares you for roles such as:

  • Building Drafter
  • Building Designer
  • Building Contractor
  • Architectural Drafter

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

This qualification applies to building designers who undertake building design projects covered by the Building Code of Australia (BCA), except Construction Type A buildings. Building designers may specialise in residential projects, including new buildings, heritage restorations and additions or renovations; or they may also undertake commercial and industrial projects, such as factories, motels, offices, restaurants, retail or service outlets and warehouses.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course description

This qualification applies to building designers who undertake building design projects covered by the Building Code of Australia (BCA), except Construction Type A buildings. Building designers may specialise in residential projects, including new buildings, heritage restorations and additions or renovations; or they may also undertake commercial and industrial projects, such as factories, motels, offices, restaurants, retail or service outlets and warehouses.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Campus locations

Course page link