Implement and manage asset construction and maintenance

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 NWP525B, 'Implement and manage asset construction and maintenance'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
Reference books for 'Implement and manage asset construction and maintenance' on This online store has a huge range of books, pretty reasonable prices, free delivery in Australia *and* they give a small commission to for every purchase, so go nuts :)

Elements and Performance Criteria



1Prepare for asset construction.

1.1 Identify and apply site investigation and construction guidelines, standards and other regulatory requirements.

1.2 Identify stakeholder requirements that impact on the construction.

1.3 Undertake site inspections according to organisation and stakeholder requirements.

1.4 Collate and check project documentation and assess for impact on work planning and management.

1.5 Identify and investigate potential hazards and safety risks and report recommendations for preventative action according to organisational requirements.

1.6 Identify and specify roles and responsibilities of all stakeholders.

2Plan construction operations.

2.1 Identify organisational strategies for implementing construction operations.

2.2 Implement organisational Health and Safety (OHS) policy and procedures, including hazard and risk management.

2.3 Implement procedures for securing the required plant and equipment.

2.4 Determine and record labour requirements with reference to the work plan and/or contract documentation.

2.5 Evaluate, select and source materials to complete the job.

2.6 Sequence and schedule work to meet organisational requirements and the efficient completion of the project.

2.7 Follow procedures for the control of the project.

3Implement quality assurance measures.

3.1 Monitor tasks and jobs to ensure compliance with plans in terms of time frames, quality assurance issues and organisational requirements.

3.2 Provide guidance to contractors or employees in a timely manner and according to the plan.

3.3 Monitor construction activities to ensure compliance with occupational health and safety and environmental regulations.

3.4 Monitor construction progress and maintain records according to organisational standards.

3.5 Promptly communicate changes to meet unforeseen requirements, resources reallocation or rescheduling and the extent of the change according to organisational procedures.

3.6 Confirm and certify completion of construction or installation according to enterprise procedures.

Qualifications and Skillsets

NWP525B appears in the following qualifications:

  • NWP50107 - Diploma of Water Operations