Skill set details

CPCSS00002 - Manage complex building projects (Release 2)


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DeletedDeleted from CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package10/Nov/2021

ReleaseRelease date
2 (this release) 07/Feb/2013
(View details for release 1) 19/May/2011

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Modification History

Addition of CPCCBC5001B Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects to skill set requirement (prerequisite to CPCCBC5018A) to address its previous omission from the packaging rules, thereby increasing skill set requirement from three to four units

Units updated to current equivalent version


This skill set addresses the skills used by builders to manage complex and diverse building projects. The range and depth of skills required of builders is amplified by the size and complexity of the projects on which they work.

Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement.

Pathways Information

The completion of this skill set provides a pathway to a Diploma qualification in CPC08.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not Applicable

Skill Set Requirements


Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects


Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction work


Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor


Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings

Target Group

This skill set is a bridge for experienced builders already operating at the Certificate IV level who are preparing to undertake larger scale projects which may entail developing additional skills and also, possibly, seeking a higher level of builder’s licence in the relevant State or Territory. This skill set may be supported by continuing professional development programs which are increasingly required of builders.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

The suggested form of words for inclusion on a Statement of Attainment is: These units from CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package meet industry requirements for experienced builders preparing to undertake complex building projects requiring additional administrative and technical skills and a higher level of builder’s licence in some jurisdictions.