Dial Before You Dig

Provider Pointsbuild
Course Outcome 2 CPD points + certificate
Study Mode Online
Duration 2 hours
Start Date Anytime – start today!
Cost $65.00
  • What you'll learn


    This online short course offered by Pointsbuild teaches builders how to maximise the Dial Before You Dig service, and is a must for all builders who frequently need to excavate or drill on construction sites. The course takes builders through the role and importance of Dial Before You Dig – a service that helps builders locate underground pipes and cables, to minimise the chance of accidentally digging up or damaging these utilities. This knowledge is extremely practical, and will help you avoid disruptive and costly mistakes.

  • Ideal for


    This course is aimed at licensed builders looking to undergo compulsory CPD as part of the licence renewal process.

  • Career Outcomes


    You will walk away from this short course with a highly practical understanding the Dial Before You Dig service, enabling you to avoid costly and disruptive mistakes during your next construction job. You will also be award 2 CPD points to put towards renewing your builders licence.

  • Course Content

    • What is Dial Before You Dig?
    • Consequences of damage
    • How do I dig safely?
    • Why can’t anyone guarantee depth and alignment of pipes and cables
    • Dial Before You Dig: it’s the law
    • Case studies for builders
  • Payment Information


    Ready to get started straight away? Pay and enrol for this course through our quick and secure checkout system. MasterCard, Visa and PayPal accepted.

  • Why Pointsbuild?


    Pointsbuild is Australia’s leading online course provider for the construction and building industry, offering access to a range of certified CPD courses for builders, architects, assessors and certifiers alike.

    If you’re a building professional who is short on time but you need to gain further credentials, Pointsbuild is the ideal fit for you. Courses are nationally accredited, taught by leading professionals and delivered online for your convenience.

    Pointsbuild has also partnered with peak industry bodies such as the Master Builders Association of New South Wales, the Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) and Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) to ensure you walk away with a highly practical and industry-relevant qualification.

    One of Australia’s leading continuing professional development (CPD) providers, Pointsbuild offers builders the opportunity to undertake online, compliance-based training to improve their skills. All builders located in NSW are required to complete 12 points of CPD activity per year before renewing their licence. Studying with Pointsbuild will allow you to achieve your CPD points whilst taking advantage of the convenience and low cost of distance education, and gaining access to a team of industry experts.