Generate and direct the development of new projects

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 CPCCBC6002A, 'Generate and direct the development of new projects'.
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 potential new projects.

1.1. Organisation's project history is examined to identify projects with successful or above average outcomes for characteristic evaluation.

1.2. Property and construction market is reviewed for available sites and buildings with development potential.

1.3. New trends in development and construction are monitored.

1.4. Available statistical data on possible areas of project development is analysed.

1.5. Network contacts are used to source businesses requiring new or upgraded facilities.

1.6. Most promising projects are short-listed and preliminary costings and returns are prepared.

2. Formulate development proposals and feasibility studies.

2.1. Short-listed projects are reviewed to facilitate selection of preferred options for detailed design work.

2.2. Project briefs are developed.

2.3. Environmental impact of projects is reviewed and any existing Environmental Impact Statement is assessed.

2.4. Feasibility studies are carried out on the project's commercial viability, and capacity to generate income through the various alternatives is ascertained.

2.5. Accurate costings are generated for each proposal.

2.6. Discussions are held with potential clients and investors and the benefits and risks of each project are explained.

2.7. Decision to proceed is taken once client and investor agreement is obtained.

3. Negotiate project approvals.

3.1. Project plans are submitted to relevant authorities to seek their reaction to project and any impediments to approval.

3.2. Project plan is revised to comply with authorities' directives.

3.3. Plans are resubmitted for formal planning approval as necessary.

4. Obtain project finance.

4.1. Finance institutions or investors are approached for financial support.

4.2. Suitable finance package is obtained for the project from institutions or investors.

4.3. Possible joint partners for the project are identified and approached, and interest is determined.

5. Manage the commissioning of a project.

5.1. Project consultants are appointed and retained.

5.2. Documentation for proposed project is prepared, checked against the brief and sent for formal building approval.

5.3. Detailed costing of approved documentation is completed.

5.4. Modifications are made to the project to bring it within or under budget if required.

5.5. Final decision is made to proceed with the project or defer to a future date.

Qualifications and Skillsets

CPCCBC6002A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CPC60208 - Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)