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Does this course meet the NSW Office of Fair Trading (Service NSW) requirements?
Yes it does. We have been delivering online training for NSW Fair Trading (Service NSW) since 2001.

When do i need to complete an owner-builder course?
The NSW Office of Fair Trading (Service NSW) requires all persons seeking to apply for an Owner-Builder Permit, where the total commercial value of works (labour and materials, inc. GST) exceeds $20,000 to provide proof of approved qulaified training.

From 15th July 2015 - Present
From the 15th July 2015, owner-builders need to provide evidence of training for the following compulsory units of competency;
  1. CPCCOHS2001A - Apply WHS Requirements, Policies And Procedures In The Construction Industry
  2. CPCCCM2001A - Read and Interpret Plans
  3. CPCCCM1011A - Undertake Basic Estimation and Costing
  4. CPCCCM1013A - Plan and Organize Work
  5. CPCCCM1014A - Conduct Workplace Communication
Absolute Education's NSW course contains the above compulsory units of training.

Once you finish the course.....
Upon satisfactory completion of the owner-builder and white-card courses, students will receive a Nationally Recognised "Statement of Attainment" with which they can apply to the NSW Office of Fair Trading (Services NSW) for their owner-builder permit.

Service NSW will issue the permit within 48 hours (or 72 hours if you apply online).

Course Material
This is the official study guide developed by the ABSOLUTE Education. Please note that you do not need this to complete the online course. Each question has an instant pop-up help box.
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