Construction Safety Officer (HS12)

Health and Safety

Course Code

HS 12 Unit Standard 262844 Course Title Monitor and control cost and productivity of a construction project
ETQA   – Level   4 Credits 12
Duration 4 days Delivery Method Notional Hours:- 36 Hours theory and 84 hours Workplace Assignment portfolio.
Cost

 

Per the Booking Form Includes Learner Workbooks, pens, practical’s, assessment, Certificate (on successful completion)
Intended for

Overview

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD

 

Learners who are assessed as competent against this unit standard will be able to measure and report on construction activity production and resource cost and decide on and implement productivity improvement measures on a construction project. These competencies complement the other core supervisory competencies and contribute to the development of a professional community of Building Construction Supervisors.

The qualifying learner will be capable of:
·  Measure and record activity production and resource costs.

·  Compile a production and cost activity report.

·  Control cost of construction activity.

·  Implement productivity improvement measures.

 

LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

 

·  Communication at NQF Level 3.

·  Mathematical literacy at NQF Level 3.

 

OUTCOME:

Measure and record activity production and resource costs.

Compile a production and cost activity report

Control cost of construction activity

 

Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO):
UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING
Identify and solve problems related to supervising cost and productivity in which responses display that critical thinking is used for responsible decision making.
UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING
Work effectively with others as a member of a construction team to measure productivity levels of work teams and to identify and implement productivity improvement strategies.
UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING
Organise and manage oneself and one’s activities responsibly and effectively to establish team and productivity costs in order to control construction costs within budget.
UNIT STANDARD CCFO COLLECTING
Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate information to compile a production and cost activity report on construction activities.
UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING
Communicate effectively using appropriate modes of oral and/or written persuasion in dealing with all internal and external role-players to achieve agreed cost and productivity targets.