TAFE Queensland

Certificate IV in Residential Drafting

TAFE Queensland

Course details

CRICOS course code: 106738K

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Progress your career as a draftsperson with this hands-on course. Learn specialised skills including how to produce drawings and use software and open up doors to career advancement or further study.

According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, job prospects within the building and design industry is very strong, and the sector is expected to continue experiencing high future growth.

In this course you will learn specialist skills including the supervised production of drawings and documentation for Class 1 and 10 building designs using CAD software. You will also learn how to relate with others in the industry, how to choose construction materials and advise on appropriate building methods as well as learn how to ensure building designs comply with legislation and codes.

Successful completion of this course will give you the practical skills and knowledge to enter the building design industry to work as an entry-level drafter who supports building designers and architects.

Units

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in 10 units of competency, consisting of 7 core and 3 elective units.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 6,500 Per Year
Start date: 23 January 2023
Duration: 6 months
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

TAFE Queensland

South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 6,500 Per Year
Start date: 23 January 2023
Duration: 6 months
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

Nambour Campus

91 Windsor Road
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4560
Australia

Entry criteria

The following selection criteria requirements apply only to International students:

Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion. For more information on the international education achievement levels equivalent to Year 10 and 12.

You must be at least 18 years of age to enter into this course

English Language Proficiency: Academic IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0) or ISLPR 2+ on all skills or other - For a list of all English Language test accepted by TAFE Queensland International

TOEFL iBT (internet based): 46

PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English): 42

Cambridge English: First (FCE): 162

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 162

International Second Language Proficiency Rating (ISLPR): 2+ on all skills

Address

TAFE Queensland
South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
Australia