Liaise and coordinate with head contractors on building 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 CPCCBS8010, 'Liaise and coordinate with head contractors on building projects'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Books
Reference books for 'Liaise and coordinate with head contractors on building projects' on fishpond.com.au. This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to ntisthis.com for every purchase, so go nuts :)


Elements and Performance Criteria

Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions.

1.

Determine service requirements.

1.1.

Organisational processes for developing, selecting and awarding contracts are identified and implemented.

1.2.

Service requirements, proposed budget, and timeframe for the project or work being undertaken are identified and documented.

1.3.

Parameters for awarding the contract, including anticipated expense levels and process for securing the contractors, are identified according to organisational practices and policies.

2.

Contract is let.

2.1.

Tender objectives are clearly defined and documented.

2.2.

Processes for letting of contract, including selective or open tender, are put in place in line with organisational practices and policies.

2.3.

Selection processes that comply with organisational practices and policies and legislative requirements are applied.

2.4.

Selection of preferred contractor is justified and validated against defined criteria, agreed upon and recorded according to organisational practices and policies.

2.5.

Contract is negotiated and agreement reached to maximise benefits for the client, following appropriate legal scrutiny and advice.

2.6.

Contract is drafted and signed according to legislative and organisational requirements and reflecting agreed outcomes.

3.

Manage contractual relationship.

3.1.

Clear expectations regarding contractual and reporting requirements are communicated to contractors according to legal requirements and organisational practices and policies.

3.2.

Regular and formalised communication processes with contractors are established and applied.

3.3.

Business relationships with contractors are established and maintained in line with professional and organisational standards to ensure effective communication and the early identification of potential service delivery problems.

3.4.

Contractual disputes that arise are managed according to contractual requirements and using established mediation mechanisms.

4.

Measure and monitor contractual performance.

4.1.

Performance assessments are conducted according to organisational needs and contract requirements, and using a structured feedback system.

4.2.

Results of performance assessments are analysed to ensure contract milestones, resourcing levels and budget are in line with contract and project requirements.

4.3.

Feedback is provided to contractors to enhance performance and achievement of organisational goals, and effective completion of projects.

4.4.

Poor performance is managed in line with organisational and contractual requirements.

4.5.

Reports of project progress and outcomes are prepared and presented according to organisational practices and policies.

4.6.

Contracts are concluded in line with organisational and contractual requirements.

5.

Plan for improved contract management and service delivery processes.

5.1.

Effectiveness and benefits of contracting process and related service delivery are analysed.

5.2.

Opportunities for process and service delivery improvements are identified and communicated to appropriate staff in the organisation.