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CPP50911 Diploma of Building Design

National ID: CPP50911 | State ID: D772

Further your designing career in the building and construction industry

This course builds on the skills obtained in the Certificate IV in Residential Drafting and provides more drafting and design experience in ArchiCAD and Revit software for residential and small-scale building projects.

You will cover principles of energy efficient design and sustainability for design projects and occupational health and safety requirements for this booming industry.

Once you have 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 qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to work in residential projects, commercial and industrial projects or service outlets and warehouses.

Successful completion of this qualification prepares you for roles such as: Building Designer, Architectural Draftsperson and Building Drafter.Other job titles may include: Building Contractor and Architectural Drafter.

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website


Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website


  • 24 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury 24 months No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Page last updated May 06, 2021