Advise on property investment strategy

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 CPPDSM5002A, 'Advise on property investment strategy'.
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



1Determine investment requirements.

1.1 Property investment requirements are identified in consultation with relevant people according to organisational requirements.

1.2 Client needs are assessed and clarified using appropriate research and survey techniques and consultative processes.

1.3 Relevant information and legislative requirements are accessed to ensure investment options comply with requirements.

1.4 Reliable methods for gathering information are used according to organisational requirements, making efficient use of time and resources.

1.5 Situations requiring specialist advice are identified and assistance is sought as required according to organisational requirements.

2Analyse investment opportunities.

2.1 Identified property investment opportunities are analysed and measured against property trends and market parameters to determine future recommendations.

2.2 Reliable and valid data analysis methods are applied to identify facts, issues, patterns, interrelationships and trends.

2.3 Trends are accurately assessed to provide meaningful information on the performance of property investment opportunities.

2.4 Factors involved in increasing or diminishing investment risk are identified, analysed and discussed with client.

2.5 Sound reasoning is applied to ensure consistency of interpretations based on available information.

3Provide advice and recommendations.

3.1 Property investment strategy is prepared that provides clear advice and recommendations to meet identified client needs according to organisational requirements.

3.2 Feedback on suitability and sufficiency of recommendations is obtained according to organisational requirements.

3.3 Recommendations are provided that are consistent with research objectives and supported by verifiable evidence.

3.4 Advice and recommendations are presented in an appropriate format, style and structure using business equipment and technology.

3.5 Information is securely maintained with due regard to client confidentiality, and legislative and organisational requirements.

Qualifications and Skillsets

CPPDSM5002A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CPP50511 - Diploma of Property Services (Asset and Facility Management)
  • CHC60308 - Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management