Direct human resources management of a project program

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
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 BSBPMG606A, 'Direct human resources management of a project program'.
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. Direct human resources management planning

1.1. Direct human resource requirement analysis for projects to determine numbers and skill levels required for the overall program

1.2. Direct stakeholder assessment to establish a basis for stakeholder management within projects and the overall program

1.3. Direct responsibility assignment for project activities and tasks, and establish authorisation protocols

2. Manage program organisation and staffing

2.1. Determine resource requirements for projects in consultation with project managers and appropriate stakeholders, to establish program staffing levels, allocation to projects and required competencies

2.2. Direct project organisation and structure to optimise alignment of individual and group competencies within projects

2.3. Direct recruitment of staff for allocation to projects or reallocation within the organisation, within agreed delegated authority, to meet competency requirements throughout the program

2.4. Direct project managers' use of human resources management (HRM) methods, techniques and tools, and modify for program requirements

2.5. Utilise organisational HRM system and HRM processes across projects

3. Direct project staff performance management

3.1. Obtain agreement of performance measurement criteria for clarity of roles and responsibilities and ongoing assessment

3.2. Ensure systems for ongoing development and training of personnel across the program are established and implemented by project managers

3.3. Measure individuals' performance against agreed criteria and authorise actions to overcome shortfalls in performance and encourage career progression

4. Provide overall leadership to project teams

4.1. Manage a system of continuous improvement of staff to enhance program effectiveness

4.2. Analyse individual and team performance and morale levels and take action where necessary

4.3. Direct procedures for interpersonal communication, counselling and conflict resolution by project managers, and review results to maintain and promote a positive working environment

4.4. Identify and positively manage intra-organisational and intra-project conflict to maximise achievement of program objectives

4.5. Aggregate HRM lessons learned for application in planning and, where appropriate, pass on information to others for consideration in strategic planning and direction

Qualifications and Skillsets

BSBPMG606A appears in the following qualifications:

  • BSB60707 - Advanced Diploma of Project Management
  • CHC80108 - Vocational Graduate Diploma of Community Sector Management
  • ICA60105 - Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
  • TLI60210 - Advanced Diploma of Deployment Logistics
  • TLI60110 - Advanced Diploma of Materiel Logistics