CPP40521 - Certificate IV in Strata Community Management

Put your training and experience to use with ITEC’s RPL services and earn a nationally recognised qualification with a CPP40521 – Certificate IV in Strata Community Management via our RTO partners.

Qualification Overview

Qualification Name:

Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Qualification Code and Units of Competency:



Within four weeks of receiving sufficient and complying evidence of competency in all applied for units of competency.

Certificate IV in Strata Community Management reflects the expertise and practical experience of professionals in the strata community management field. This qualification caters to the specific needs of strata managers, including overseeing property operations, ensuring compliance, and engaging with property owners. Depending on the jurisdiction, additional prerequisites may be necessary to achieve this certification.

To qualify for this certificate, you must provide evidence demonstrating that your skills and knowledge align with the courser’s learning outcomes. This evidence can take various forms. Demonstrating your current proficiency at a comparable level can be done through a CV (your student support representative can assist with this), an employment letter, or an employment contract.

Additionally, documents from prior work or educational experiences, such as references from licensed tradespeople you’ve collaborated with, apprenticeship records, academic transcripts, or assessments from relevant past qualifications, all contribute to the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. You can also submit proof of overseas qualifications or visual evidence of your work, especially for practical roles.

Required documents
Payslips/work contract/ABN if self-employed
Photos/videos (for practical roles)
Risk Assessment and Management Documents
Incident Report Forms
Plans and Specifications
Job Cards

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Free Skills Assessment

Speak to ITEC Australia about your goals, and allow us to guide you towards the qualification that will help you reach them.

Portfolio of Experience

Your dedicated consultant will guide you through the process of putting together a portfolio of evidence. This can contain overseas qualifications, transcripts, certificates, photos and videos, samples or work examples, letters of reference, your current resume, etc.

Evidence Review

Once one of our partner registered training organisations (RTOs) has assessed your portfolio, the assessor assigned to your case may be in touch if any additional evidence is required. If you have any weak areas, the RTO may assign a trainer to upskill you at no cost to you.

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ITEC Australia is partnered with Registered Training Organisations whose qualifications are nationally recognised in Australia, and are the same as the qualification you would receive from full time study. Qualifications can also be useful for licensing or immigration purposes.

Qualification Description

This is a qualification for strata community managers who work independently using specialised knowledge to provide management services for strata communities. Strata community managers perform all functions associated with the administration of strata communities, including facilitating meetings of strata community members, administering insurance for strata communities, handling strata community funds and maintaining business records, and reporting on the financial activities of strata communities.

Occupational titles include:

  • body corporate manager
  • owners’ corporation manager
  • strata community manager
  • strata manager
  • strata managing agent.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to strata community management in some states and territories. For further information, check with the relevant regulatory authority.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

  • 18 units of competency:
  • 14 core units
  • 4 elective units.

For the elective units:

  • a minimum of 2 units must be selected from Group A
  • the remaining 2 elective units may be selected from Group A and/or Group B or from any currently endorsed Training Package or accredited course where the unit is packaged in a Certificate IV or Diploma level qualification.


Core units 


Maintain business records


Implement customer service strategies


Apply knowledge of WHS laws in the workplace


Source and extract information from strata plans


Access and interpret legislation in strata community management


Implement strata community management agreement


Develop and monitor maintenance strategies that contribute to asset life cycle


Coordinate repair and maintenance of strata community property and facilities


Facilitate strata community meetings


Implement procurement processes in strata community management


Manage conflicts and disputes in strata community management


Administer insurance for strata communities


Coordinate preparation of strata community budgets


Facilitate operation of strata community committees

Elective units 

Group A: Specialist electives 


Manage personal health and wellbeing


Apply digital solutions to work processes


Read plans, drawings and specifications for residential buildings


Contribute to sustainable solutions throughout a building’s life cycle


Identify and analyse risks in strata community management


Conduct strata community site visits


Terminate strata community


Handle strata community funds held in trust


Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms

Group B: General electives 


Make presentations


Coordinate business resources


Build and maintain business relationships


Operate a sustainable business


Develop and implement asset management plans


Conduct property investment feasibility study


Develop and implement strategic facilities management plans

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