Nola's qualification is designed to meet the needs of contract administrators working in small to medium-sized enterprises. Occupational titles may include: • Contract administrator. The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry. The construction industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context. Completion of the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (ASCC 2007) is required before entering a construction work site. Achievement of unit CPCCOHS1001A covers this requirement. Additional units of competency may be required to meet builder registration requirements in various States and Territories.

BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes

Nola has the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to participate in workplace occupational health and safety (OHS) processes to protect workers own health and safety, and that of others.

CPCCBC4003A Select and prepare a construction contract

Nola is able to select and prepare appropriate construction contracts, including the sections, clauses and conditions for low rise construction projects. She has the ability to interpret complex documents, communicate clearly and succinctly and negotiate; essential skills.

CPCCBC4016A Administer a construction contract

Nola is proficient in administering building and construction contracts for either residential or commercial projects.

CPCCBC4026A Arrange building applications and approvals

Nola has attained the outcomes required to prepare documentation and submit a building approval application or submission to appropriate authorities and the management of the submission through to its final approval. She can successfully manage building approvals requires a detailed understanding of the technical documentation that must be prepared, including building plans and specifications together with knowledge of the current regulatory and planning processes. Nola has the ability to communicate effectively with related building professionals, planning officers and clients.

CPCCBC4031A Process client requirements

Nola has the aptitude to process client requirements in relation to contract documentation, including drawings and specifications appropriate to residential and commercial construction projects. Knowledge of the construction planning process and the ability to obtain client information, accurately convey that information to those developing the contract documentation and complete the administration of the contract documentation process is essential.

CPCCBC4032A Apply contract law to sales processes

Nola can apply contract law to the sales process, for either residential or commercial construction. Knowledge of contract selection, pre-contract agreements, preliminary contracts, insertion of appropriate clauses and the inclusion of the contract in the sales process is essential.

CPCCBC4006B Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects

Nola has the competency specified in the outcomes required to supervise the systems through which materials are typically selected, acquired and stored on site for projects described by the Building Code of Australia (BCA) as low rise building or construction work (low rise' licensing classification with reference to Class 1 and 10 construction and Class 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres, not including Type A or Type B construction). She ensures the delivery to the site of materials that meet contract specifications and service requirements for low rise projects.

CPCCBC4029B Apply construction information to the sales process

Nola has achieved the outcomes required to apply construction information to the sales process in order to develop the customer's knowledge of construction processes and the effects on contract and building timelines. Effective communication with the client and provision of accurate information that contributes to a positive relationship between the client and the organisation are essential to performance.

CPCCBC4012B Read and interpret plans and specifications

Nola is trained in the competencys specified in the outcomes required to read and interpret plans and specifications applicable to low rise residential and commercial projects in order to inform estimation, planning and supervisory activities

BSBPMG404A Apply quality management techniques

Nola is able to enhance project outcomes through contributing to quality planning, applying quality policies and procedures and contributing to continuous improvement within projects.

BSBPMG407A Apply risk management techniques

Nola has the ability to assist with aspects of risk management within a project. It specifically involves assisting the project team to plan for, control and review risks associated with the project.

CPCCBC4001A Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects

Nola has completed the competencies specifying the outcomes required to access, interpret and apply relevant building codes and standards applicable to the construction processes of residential and low rise commercial buildings (low rise' licensing classification with reference to Class 1 and 10 construction and Classes 2 to 9 with a gross floor area not exceeding 2000 square metres, not including Type A or Type B construction). To successfully construct low rise buildings requires a thorough knowledge of the purpose and content of the Building Code of Australia (BCA), coupled with the ability to interpret other codes and standards related to a specific building.

CPCCBC4007A Plan building or construction work

Nola has completed the outcomes required to plan on-site activities, including the employment of physical and human resources and the development of documentation and advice for relevant authorities concerning residential and commercial projects. She has the ability to identify appropriate resources and suppliers, and assess the availability of and requirements for skilled labour are essential.

CPCCBC4013A Prepare and evaluate tender documentation

Nola has succeeded in the outcomes required to evaluate contract specifications and information and to prepare tender documents associated with projects in the building and construction industries. Knowledge of tender preparation and interpretation of project demands and requirements and the capability to bring together a body of diverse information are essential. How to find the information and present it in a manner that meets organisational needs in short timeframes is important, as is the ability to manage time effectively.

CPCCBC4024A Resolve business disputes

Nola has absorbed the outcomes required to advise on or resolve business disputes that may arise in the course of activities in residential and commercial contracting projects. Dispute resolution procedures may be applied as one of the disputing parties or as an independent party.