Determinants of House Loss Due to Fire

The University of Melbourne

Course details

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Who is it for?

This Melbourne MicroCert is designed for building designers, urban planners, architects, fire managers and developers working in compliance or government agencies.

It's ideal for early and mid-career professionals aspiring to enter or progress within the fields of bushfire planning, design and advisory services.

Relevance to your job and industry

This Melbourne MicroCert has been developed in consultation with The Fire Protection Authority Australia (FPAA) – the regulatory body that manages the Bushfire Planning and Design (BPAD) accreditation scheme.

It will provide you with the skills and knowledge to apply for Bushfire Planning and Design (BPAD) 1 accreditation.

Skills and learning outcomes

By the end of this course, you'll have essential knowledge, skills and capabilities regarding the various mechanisms of house loss due to wildfire. You'll be able to:

Describe the different mechanisms of house loss

Deconstruct roles of landscape and local factors in determining house loss.

Pathways to further study

Determinants of House Loss Due to Fire can be taken as a stand-alone course, or complemented with any other Melbourne MicroCert in the Building in Bushfire Prone Lands series to deepen your knowledge and skills.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
1,489.99 for the entire course 14 Nov 2022 5 weeks
Self study / online (without attendance)
The University of Melbourne
Parkville Campus
Grattan Street
Melbourne Victoria 3010
Australia

Entry criteria

There are no specific eligibility requirements.

Address

The University of Melbourne
Parkville Campus
Grattan Street
Melbourne Victoria 3010
Australia
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