Course Title: Manage construction work/projects

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5201 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Course Title: Manage construction work/projects

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 150

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

Term1 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 construction work and/or projects. Work or projects may involve fulfilling single- or multi-site commercial contractual obligations. To successfully manage construction projects requires knowledge of relevant industry legislation, codes, standards, methods, procedures and practices as well as the ability to communicate effectively with others.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BCGBC5010A Manage construction work/projects


1. Establish site communication processes.

2. Establish and review OHS, welfare and risk management procedures.

3. Manage the supply of materials and installation of equipment. 

4. Manage on-site operations.

5. Manage the processing of progress claims/payments.

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

This unit of competency could be assessed by the effective management of construction work or projects.