Endorsed as the preferred provider of national qualifications for building officials by the Department of Building and Housing
Building Controls Legislation module now available
WelTec is currently offering a short module titled ‘Building Controls Legislation’. The module will be delivered in distance learning mode with a 1-day seminar being run in eight regions around New Zealand.
Suited to existing and new building officials, the module will cover the principles and provisions of the Building Act 2004, the legal system as it pertains to local government, health and safety in the workplace, and the powers of a compliance officer. In particular you will learn how to:
- interpret the Building Act and
Regulations and apply them to
- understand the components of the
building controls framework and their
- determine the criteria that will ensure
construction methods comply with
the intent of the Building Code
- identify the factors that influence the
safety and health of building occupants
- outline the aims of the Resource
Management Act in relation to
building and land use.
Post-course assessments successfully completed will give credits towards the WelTec Diploma in Building Surveying (2005) and the new National Diploma in Building Controls when it becomes available.
Fee: $731 including GST
Discount may apply to cohort enrolments
For further information contact
the tutor: Rose McLaughlan
BRANZ CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TRAINING ENTERPRISE (CITE)
This 1-day course provides research, study and report-writing skills, learning and assessment techniques and an understanding of learning styles. It is suited to those who have not participated in formal learning since leaving school or tertiary study.
2 August Hamilton
29 August Dunedin
Cost $281.25 including GST
This 10-day course will provide knowledge and understanding of the building controls regime, legislative background, duties and responsibilities and knowledge of processes involved. Particularly relevant for building officials, those with limited experience, and those wanting to enter the building controls profession.
Week 1: 12-16 June
Week 2: 17-21 July Christchurch
Week 1: 2-6 October
Week 2: 30 October –
3 November Wellington
Costs $3,937.50 inc. GST
This 10-day course will extend plumbing inspection skills and provide the skills necessary to carry out plumbing design checks and on-site inspections for compliance with the Building Code. It also provides skills related to the use of Clauses G1, G2, G3, G10, G12 and G13 of the New Zealand Building Code. It will suit building officials, clerks of works, building information officers, plumbers, builders, or those with a construction background who are already in, or wanting to enter, the building controls industry and need plumbing inspection skills.
Week 1: 19-23 June
Week 2: 17-21 July Auckland
Week 1: 21-25 August
Week 2: 18-22 September Christchurch
Cost $2,812.50 inc. GST
Register for both the Building Controls and Plumbing Inspection courses for $5,625 inc. GST, and save $1,000.
Early-bird discounts are available on all courses. They may not be used in conjunction with other offers.
For more information about courses:www.branz.co.nz (CITE Industry Training) email@example.com
Natasha Breen (CITE Administration Officer) (04) 237 1170
Marie Munro (CITE Manager Student Resources) (04) 237 1170 ext 714
BARRIER FREE NEW ZEALAND TRUST – 2006 TRAINING SEMINARS
Reasons to attend
These 2-day seminars are designed to raise people’s awareness and understanding of the issues for people with disabilities. They provide up-to-date information about building legislation in New Zealand and the access requirements for people with disabilities.
The courses are aimed at building control officers, building certifiers, IQPs, Barrier Free Advisors, architects, designers, developers, building owners or property managers, and those seeking qualifications as a Barrier Free Advisor (BFA).
||31 July -1 August
|1 day refresher
course for Wellington
accredited BFAs and participants of earlier seminars
Costs include copy of Barrier Free NZ Trust Resource Handbook for Barrier Free Environments
||Cost (excl) GST
||Cost (incl) GST
|Specialist 1- or 2-day course
||Rate negotiable with any interested organisation/company
|1-day refresher course
Administrator – Barrier Free NZ Trust
PO Box 25064, Panama Street, Wellington
(04) 915 5848 or (04) 499 0725
Fax: (04) 915 5849