Trades Registration (Domestic)

    This course is currently in transition and the units of competency may change. Further information will be published on our website, provided at course enrolment or, for current students, communicated during your studies. To speak to a member of the team about these changes, please contact Master Builders Victoria on 03 9411 4555

    This course is delivered and assessed by Master Builders Association of Victoria (RTO no 3935). On successful completion of all requirements of this course, including assessment and attendance, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment by Master Builders Association of Victoria (RTO no 3935).

    Course Overview

    This course is suitable if you are a qualified tradesperson wanting to apply for Domestic Builder (Limited) registration. It is also suitable for building professionals who prepare permits and contracts, and schedule labour and materials. Attendees will learn:

    • how to manage the building permit application process, including the required documentation and current regulatory and planning processes,
    • how to select and prepare construction contracts,
    • how to produce a schedule of resource requirements for materials and labour, and
    • how to record and track project costs.

    For detailed course information including course structure, units of competency, learning outcomes, entry requirements, fee options and more, read our Course Information Sheet

    Builder Registration

    Along with relevant building experience, this course can support your application for registration in the class of Domestic Builder (Limited) as this qualification includes the prescribed units of competency required for registration in the majority of Domestic Builder (Limited) classes. The Victorian Building Authority (VBA) will consider this qualification as part of a broader examination of your knowledge and experience.

    Members of Master Builders Victoria can also receive assistance with the VBA registration application and interview process. To speak to a member of the Registration Team, phone (03) 9411 4555.

    Arrange building applications and approvals
    Select and prepare a construction contract
    Produce labour and materials schedules for ordering