Residential Construction Supervisor

(Level 5)

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trades Supervision (Level 5) (Residential Building strand)
45 weeks (excl holidays) Part-timeOnline

NZMA has contracted Builders Academy NZ to deliver this programme.

Are you a skilled construction worker and want to progress in your role? It's time to seize the opportunity to reach the next stage of your career! 

This course is the perfect stepping stone for skilled construction workers who aspire to take on supervisory responsibilities. It offers a seamless progression from hands-on construction work to supervisory positions, allowing you to elevate your career within the same industry you know and love. 

We understand the demands of your job, which is why our programme is delivered entirely online. You'll get to study at your own pace, allowing you the freedom to continue working while pursuing your educational and career growth. 

You'll gain valuable insights and abilities in managing and supporting construction teams. Get a deep understanding of construction planning, compliance, and quality assurance practices, ensuring your ability to meet industry standards and adhere to legislative requirements.  

This qualification offers a specialised strand focused on residential building methods and best practices. You’ll learn the latest techniques and technical aspects of residential construction, making you a valuable asset in supervisory roles like site supervisor, site foreman, or carpentry site supervisor. 

  • You will learn:

  • Compliance regulations and how to apply your knowledge in residential construction  

  • Construction planning knowledge to monitor and evaluate work schedules effectively  

  • Managing conflict and how to identify, understand and manage interpersonal conflicts  

  • How to provide effective communication skills  

  • Leadership skills and how to monitor performance, implement training, and well-being responsibilities  

  • Quality assurance processes and how to apply your knowledge in your role.  

  • Sustainable practices in social, economic, and environmental in the construction sector  

  • Residential building and understand current practices to apply on-site.