Building Design – Medium Rise

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Scope of work

  • Prepare plans and specifications for buildings to a maximum of three storeys above a storey used for the parking of vehicles but not including a Type A construction other than class 2, 3, or 9 buildings
  • Contract administration in relation to building work designed by the licensee.

Qualifications required

Any one of the following:

  • successful completion of either of the following courses:

    • Associated Degree of Building Design CC01 (CQU)
    • Diploma of Building Design CPP50911
  • successful completion of a course the commission considers is at least equivalent to one of the courses above
  • a recognition certificate as a building designer qualified to carry out the scope of work for the licence class
  • a qualification or statement of attainment of required competency issued by an approved authority for the class of licence.

Experience required

Two years experience in:

  • the licence class scope of work, or
  • other work the commission is satisfied is at least equivalent to experience in the scope of work for the class.

Financial requirements

The relevant financial requirements in the minimum financial requirements policy.

Licence types

You can apply for this licence class as a:

Important note:

  • Interstate Applicants – may be eligible to obtain a licence through mutual recognition
  • Overseas Applicants – may have to have an overseas qualification assessed for equivalency prior to applying.

Professional Indemnity Insurance

Professional Indemnity Insurance is required for this licence class.

Registered Training Organisations (RTOs)

Registered Training Organisations issue formal qualifications to people who successfully complete training. Please note that the RTO list is a guide only and subject to change. We strive to ensure that the information contained is accurate and up-to-date. Other qualifications can be:
  • apprenticeship papers
  • documentation showing you successfully completed the appropriate course for this licence class
  • documentation showing you successfully completed an equivalent course for this licence class (e.g. similar modules)
  • recognition certificate
  • a qualification of statement of attainment of the required competency issued by an approved authority for the licence class.

Recognition of prior learning

If you do not hold a formal technical qualification, you may be able to obtain it through recognition of prior learning (RPL) by a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). The following RTOs may be able to provide RPL services for this licence class.

Alan Bartlett Consulting Pty Ltd
10/121 Kerry Road, Archerfield QLD 4122
07 3277 5490
07 3277 5287
Jenelle Bartlett
Education in Building
96A Trudy Crescent, Cornubia Qld 4130
0447 919 195
Paul Kearney
PCD Training
PO Box 358, Clontarf Beach Qld 4019
1300 797 123
TAFE Queensland - Brisbane
Campuses located at South Bank, Alexandra Hills, Bracken Ridge, Caboolture, Grovely, Loganlea, Mount Gravatt, Redcliffe
1300 775 397
TAFE Queensland - East Coast
Campuses located at Bundaberg, Fraser Coast, Gympie, Maroochydore, Mooloolaba, Nambour
1300 656 188
TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast
Campuses located at Ashmore, Coolangatta, Coomera and Southport
07 5581 8300
TAFE Queensland - SkillsTech
Campuses at Acacia Ridge, Alexandra Hills, Bracken Ridge, Eagle Farm
1800 654 447