FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION
If i start the course online and do some of the course can i log back on and start off where i
The system is set up to allow you to go in and out as often as you require.
Some individual system configurations clear the temporary internet files on a regular basis, this causes students to lose their completed works.
The final assessment must be completed in a single sitting. We recommend entering your answers into a word document then cutting and pasting. This allows you to complete at you own pace going in and out as you require and also safeguards against internet disruptions, crashes and drop outs. We have many students who complete on wireless broadband from remote locations and this is how they best manage these issues.
How long does the course take to complete on line by staying on line from start to finish.
Depends entirely on your commitment, background and personal experience. The nominal course duration is 24 hours including study and assessment time.
Most people allow a weekend or two to get through the course content and complete the assessments/assignments.
Do I need the safety induction card?
You can obtain an owner builder permit for Queensland without the White Card (General Safety Induction Training) however, we believe that as an owner builder and hence the Principal Contractor, the legislation requires you to hold a White Card.
Once I pay for it on line can how long before I can start the course?
Normally within a few hours
If I need support, is correspondence by email only.
It is our preferred method of answering questions for two reasons:
1) We do not tie up human resources for unnecessarily long periods of time. This allows us to remain efficient and continue to offer our courses at a price point which represents great value to the owner builder and allows us to continue to refine our services and offerings.
2) Often, as for this email, we can use the responses to include in our frequently asked questions so all student have the opportunity to benefit from the responses given by Abacus Staff