The Compliance Fundamentals professional development modules are designed for individual self-study and are formatted to follow a structured approach to recommended prescribed compliance topics.
This series of five online units cover each cover key areas of the NZ Building Act, NZ Building Regulations, Building Code, and the Compliance Schedule Handbook. You will also study, and review recommended best practise guides in relation to the fundamentals of the Building Warrant of Fitness (BWoF) and Compliance Schedule process for IQPs, Council Officers and Owners Agents.
The completion of each unit includes a scored knowledge assessment and provides information on recommended links/locations of technical resources and information to support the compliance process.
CF 100 Compliance Fundamentals Introduction
A brief look at how the Building Act and Building Code work and a look at the history of the Act in NZ.
CF 101 Compliance Fundamentals New Zealand Building Act 2004
A deeper look into the Building Act and the relevant sections that apply to the compliance regime.
CF 102 Compliance Fundamentals New Zealand Building Code
An overview of the Building Code and the methods of complying with the Code. We also take a deeper look at the particular Code Clauses that relate to the specified systems.
CF 103 Compliance Fundamentals New Zealand Regulations Specified Systems, Building Use and Forms
An overview of the Specified Systems and a look at the Compliance Schedule Handbook. We also look at the content of the required forms and when to use them.
CF 104 Compliance Fundamentals NZ Compliance Schedule Handbook and Industry Guidelines
A deeper look in the Compliance Schedule Handbook and the resources that support it.
CF 105 Compliance Fundamentals Online Resources and Technical Information
A list of the resources and where to find them.