Manage capital works

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver AHCBUS601A, 'Manage capital works'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Identify scope of capital works

1.1. Analysis is undertaken as required and the results are analysed to determine the scope of the proposed capital works.

1.2. Planning is initiated in accordance with organisational and other relevant policies and guidelines and the organisation's strategic direction in consultation with stakeholders.

1.3. Conceptual and analytical skills are applied to develop a strategy to achieve objectives, outcomes and client requirements for the capital works.

1.4. An effective risk management system is developed and applied to ensure objectives can be met within the enterprises allocated budget.

2. Acquire resources

2.1. Resources, equipment and infrastructure are identified, acquired and allocated.

2.2. Scope and objectives of works are analysed to determine the tasks to achieve agreed outcomes on time and within budget.

2.3. Processes for monitoring, evaluating and reporting performance against objectives are developed and applied.

2.4. Roles and responsibilities of team members and stakeholders are identified and agreed.

3. Manage construction activities

3.1. Tasks are implemented in accordance with plans and specifications.

3.2. Communication process is established including responsibilities for conflict resolution.

3.3. Progress is monitored to ensure time, performance, cost and quality of works is achieved.

3.4. Proposed variations are investigated and negotiated in consultation with stakeholders.

4. Complete capital works and evaluate and report on activities

4.1. Inspection is undertaken to ensure all outcomes are met.

4.2. Evaluation of completed project is undertaken against agreed objectives and reported to stakeholders.

Qualifications and Skillsets

AHCBUS601A appears in the following qualifications:

  • AHC60310 - Advanced Diploma of Agribusiness Management
  • AHC60110 - Advanced Diploma of Agriculture
  • AHC60210 - Advanced Diploma of Horticulture
  • SFI50111 - Diploma of Aquaculture