Negotiate and finalise planning approval for small-scale building design 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 CPPBDN5010, 'Negotiate and finalise planning approval for small-scale building design 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

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.


Confirm planning approval application requirements.


Documentation requirements for planning approval applicationsfor small-scale building design projects are obtained from regulatory authorities.


Pre-application meetings with planners are arranged and conducted, as required, to clarify planning approval application requirements.


Comprehensive checklist of planning approval application requirements is prepared and confirmed with planners.


Client is notified of planning approval application requirements and associated costs, and consent to proceed is confirmed.


Prepare and submit planning approval application.


Project design drawings are checked for planning approval compliance and required additions or changes are made in consultation with the client.


Documentation required from other professionals is specified and obtained, and fully completed in good time.


Documentation for planning approval application is prepared, checked for compliance with requirements, and confirmed with client.


Completeness of planning approval application is confirmed with reference to checklist and submitted.


Notifications and advertisements are arranged as required.


Support application through approval process.


Progress of application through planning approval process is monitored, and clarification of project design is provided as requested.


Client is represented at local authority and other meetings, as required, and approval for planning application is advocated.


Information is presented to councillors, the general public and consultants using language suitable for the context.


Requirements for changes to project designs are negotiated within the limits of designer’s authority.


Client is consulted regarding matters outside scope of designer’s authority.


Finalise planning approval process.


Required changes to planning approval drawings and documentation are made in consultation with client.


Decision on planning approval application is obtained and filed with final design project documentation according to workplace procedures.


Client is notified of decision on planning approval application and copies of documentation are provided.