This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to assist with aspects of risk management in a project. It specifically involves planning for, controlling and reviewing risks associated with the project, and assisting in this process where required.

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - communication and teamwork skills to contribute to collective processes for risk management; - initiative and enterprise skills to think laterally about risks and how they may occur, and; - planning, organising and analytical skills to assist with risk analysis, risk-management planning and review of risk-management outcomes. Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - risk-management methods and standards, and; - risk-management processes.

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