This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage quality within projects. It involves determining quality requirements, implementing quality control and assurance processes, and using review and evaluation to make quality improvements in current and future projects.

It applies to individuals responsible for managing and leading a project in an organisation, business, or as a consultant.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Unit details

Location:
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
BSBPMG513

Assessment

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: - work with others to decide a project's quality requirements; - document a quality-management plan; - implement quality control and assurance processes for a defined project using a range of tools and methodologies, and; - review outcomes and recommend process improvements.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - explain quality management theory; - explain relevant standards that apply in the organisation; - describe quality assurance and control techniques, key tools and methodologies; - describe roles and responsibilities of quality management personnel, and; - explain methods for managing continuous improvement.

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As part of a course

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