Get the qualification you need design and document residential and commercial buildings

During the course, you'll learn how to design and document residential and commercial buildings, apply building codes and standards to construction documentation, conduct and apply bushfire assessments to design documentation, building design theory and principals, sustainability, structural principles, identify services layout and connection methods, apply risk management principles and manage project administration documentation.

Experienced teachers, who are experts in the field, will guide you through the program, which involves the completion of planning and construction drawings, 3D modelling of residential; and commercial structures using current software and virtual building technology.

This nationally recognised qualification may lead to employment in roles such as building designer, architectural technician, draftsperson or BIM technician. The course can be completed full time over 24 months.

Once completed, this qualification provides a pathway to relevant Bachelor degree courses and you will be able to gain credit for your studies, which means you’ll complete your degree sooner.

TIMETABLE
Full Time (Frankston and 311 campus) - two years (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday). 9am - 4.30pm
Part Time (311 campus Only) - five years (Monday evenings, Thursday evening).

Course code
22477VIC
On campus
Frankston, Chisholm at 311
Online
Not available Online
International
Not available for International students
Length
Full Time, 2 years. Part Time, 5 years.
Start dates
Feb, April, July and Oct