Course in Issuing Development Permits for Building Work

You need to complete this course if:

  • you are applying to become a Private Certifier and you wish to issue development permits for building work; or

  • your are already licensed as a Building Certifier and want to obtain a development approval endorsement

AssentTECS delivers this course twice a year, generally in March and August.  This is a two (2) day course commencing at 8.00am and concluding at 5.00pm on both days.
(Please arrive 15 minutes before start time)

To register your interest in our next course, please email


Our next course: Thurs 17 and Fri 18 June, 2021. 

Tea & Coffee on arrival, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea is provided.

Accommodation is available at the venue


Day One Program

  • Course Introduction & Purpose
  • Engagement & Ethics
  • Morning tea
  • Assessment Processes & Procedures
  • Lunch
  • Other Approvals (Assessment Triggers)
  • Afternoon tea
  • Practice Session

Day Two Program

  • Other Approvals (Planning Schemes)
  • Morning tea
  • Practice Session
  • Lunch
  • Other Approvals (Local Laws) & Decisioning
  • Afternoon tea
  • Post-Approval Procedures

There are two assignments to be completed, one pre-course and one post- course.

Please click here to view the outline of this course.

Enrolment Form

To download our enrolment form please click here

If you have any questions or concerns, please email