New Zealand's building law and building code is multifaceted and intricate. With the various regulations and guidelines governing the country's building industry, comprehending and adhering to the rules can be challenging for professionals and organizations. The Building Act and Building Code covers a wide array of topics, from structural performance and fire safety to accessibility and health and safety, which all need to be considered in construction projects. Moreover, the frequent updates and changes to these regulations to reflect new knowledge, technologies, and best practices make compliance even more complex.
This certified program offers a comprehensive understanding of New Zealand's Building Law and Building Code Compliance requirements that organizations and professionals need to stay updated on and tackle key practical issues. You will learn a wide range of critical topics, including the Building Act's key components, Building Code clauses, compliance pathways, building consent processes, and enforcement of regulations, offering a well-rounded understanding of the intricacies of building compliance.
Participants will gain insights into the underlying principles of building compliance and learn how to establish a robust framework to ensure their projects adhere to the relevant legislation. The program also discusses the challenges faced during the compliance process, enforcement of regulations, and the importance of documentation and record-keeping in demonstrating compliance. Additionally, the program highlights the differences between various types of building projects, exploring the unique compliance requirements for residential, commercial, and industrial constructions.
Through this program, participants will also learn how to conduct effective compliance assessments and inspections, as well as implement strategies for addressing non-compliances and remediation. By integrating these practices into a comprehensive Building Compliance Management System, organizations can improve their ability to achieve compliance with New Zealand's Building Act and Building Code, reducing the risk of breaches and penalties.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will earn the coveted Certification in New Zealand Building Law and Building Code Compliance. This certification will elevate your professional credentials and demonstrate your expertise of the critical knowledge in navigating New Zealand’s building construction code and the legal aspects of compliance requirements. This industry-recognized certification holds lifelong validity, offering a testament to your expertise and commitment to excellence in New Zealand’s building and construction industry.
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This program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, which maintains the governing standards for all professionals who have completed this program.
The content of this program has been fully certified and accredited by CPD Certification Service as conforming to Continuing Professional Principles. CPD is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides support, advice and recognized independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD principles.
In 2020, an astonishing 40% of New Zealand’s building consent applications faced rejection, while over 70% needed revisions to align with the compliance code and Building Act requirements. The New Zealand building and construction code sets a foundation to create a quality and safe design to New Zealand’s buildings. Failure to comply with the code and its requirements can cause your organization reputational woes, loss of lucrative building projects and construction opportunities or even lead to criminal charges as well.
Led by Rosemary Killip, one of the most sought-after building law and compliance experts in New Zealand, this program will empower you with an in-depth understanding of New Zealand's building control system and regulatory compliance requirements for building and construction projects in New Zealand. You will explore the New Zealand Building Code (NZBC), gaining essential knowledge of key provisions to ensure their projects meet safety and quality standards. The program also covers the building consent process, including application, inspection, documentation, and Code Compliance Certificate (CCC) to enable you to successfully obtain the consent to start your building project. In addition, you will learn about building exemptions and alterations requirements, enabling you to develop robust performance solutions that comply with legislation and avoid reputational damage. Furthermore, the program will provide you with practical solutions and legal procedures for managing unauthorized work, as well as buildings that are dangerous, insanitary, or earthquake-prone. By the end of the program, you will master all construction standards, ensuring alignment with legal frameworks.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will earn the coveted Certification in New Zealand Building Law and Building Code Compliance. This certification will elevate your professional credentials and demonstrate your expertise of the critical knowledge in navigating New Zealand’s building construction code and the legal aspects of compliance requirements. This industry-recognized certification holds lifelong validity, offering a testament to your expertise and commitment to excellence in New Zealand’s building code and construction law industry.
Rosemary Killip is a leading expert in building law and compliance, with an international reputation as a sought-after speaker, author, and training practitioner. Her expertise is highly valued in the building industry, and she is a regular commentator on building compliance in New Zealand. With over 26 years of experience working alongside building compliance staff, council staff, building inspectors, and building owners, Rosemary has gained invaluable insider knowledge of how councils interpret and review the Building Act rules. Her practical insights and wisdom are highly sought-after and have been honed over years of providing exceptional guidance to her clients. In addition to her impressive professional achievements, Rosemary served as the Chair of Fire and Emergency National Women's Advisory Committee, cementing her status as a true leader and trailblazer in the field.
Upon successful completion of this program, you will be awarded the prestigious Certification in New Zealand Building Law and Building Code Compliance that can be used in your resume, CV, and other professional credentials. With lifelong validity and global recognition, this designation will set you apart from your peers, demonstrating your expertise and critical knowledge in navigating New Zealand building code compliance and construction law.
This program is developed by Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications and the content of this program has been certified by CPD Certification Service as conforming to continuing professional principles.
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