Course Title: Manage project risk

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5201 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Course Title: Manage project risk

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term2 2010,
Term2 2011

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit specifies the outcomes required to manage risk within a project in order to avoid adverse effects on project outcomes. It covers determining, monitoring and controlling project risks, and assessing risk management outcomes.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBPM508A Manage project risk


1. Determine project risks

2. Monitor and control project risk

3. Determine project risks

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

The learner who demonstrates competence in this unit must be able to provide evidence that they have taken responsibility within projects for risks associated with the projects. This will include evidence of managing the work of others within the project team with respect to risk management within the project.