CIVIL Management

Available Pathways

Our Management qualifications are for those who are involved in a wide range of work including land surveys, mapping, site investigations, resource management, assessing environmental impacts and analysing survey data.

PROJECTS
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FIRST LINE MANAGEMENT
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CONTRACT MANAGEMENT
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INFRASTRUCTURE PROCUREMENT PROCEDURES
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INFRASTRUCTURE ASSET MANAGEMENT
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Projects

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (PROJECTS)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 5
  • 95 Credits
  • 12-18 Months
  • NZQA Ref: 2619

This qualification can stand alone, or be part of the Infrastructure Works pathway.

CORE SKILLS COVERED:

  • Implement and inspect quality, and health, safety, and environment
    procedures.
  • Lead infrastructure works projects.

FIRST LINE MANAGEMENT

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS (FIRST LINE MANAGEMENT) 

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 4
  • 60 Credits
  • 10 Months
  • NZQA Ref: 2456

CORE SKILLS COVERED:

  • Manage work flows in an operational context to achieve team objectives.
  • Motivate and involve a team to achieve the team’s objectives and contribute to the entity’s objectives
  • Communicate to develop relationships with team members and stakeholders
  • Manage relationships within a team to sustain a productive workplace environment
  • Promote an inclusive environment to value diversity for positive performance for the entity
  • Demonstrate professional and ethical behaviour
  • Adapt leadership styles for effectiveness in different environments
  • Comply with internal policies, legislation and other external requirements for the entity

CONTRACT MANAGEMENT

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (CONTRACT MANAGEMENT)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 5
  • 46 Credits
  • 3-6 Months
  • NZQA Ref: 2618

CORE SKILLS COVERED:

Carrying out contract estimating, tendering and other contractual procedures:

  • Safety and quality assurance
  • Recommending a bid/no bid decision for an infrastructure works contract
  • Performing estimating for an infrastructure works contract
  • Preparing and submitting a tender
  • Completing the requirements for a preferred infrastructure works contract tender

Interpreting and managing infrastructure works contracts:

  • Understanding the types of contracts used for infrastructure works
  • Interpreting the components of contract documents and identifying the information required to deliver on a contract
  • Understanding relationship management pertaining to the contract
  • Applying knowledge of bid methodology and cost structures to contract planning
  • Developing, monitoring and reporting on the progress of the contract (including schedules, financials, KPIs, risk monitoring, engaging in box meetings)
  • Negotiating and managing a subcontractor agreement
  • Communicating with clients on contract management matters
  • Producing close out documentation

INFRASTRUCTURE PROCUREMENT PROCEDURES

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE PROCUREMENT PROCEDURES

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 6
  • 80 Credits
  • 12-18 Months

CORE SKILLS COVERED:

  • Procurement planning
  • Preparing RFx documents
  • Conducting procurement processes
  • Evaluating tenders
  • Applying legal and ethical standards to tendering processes

Formerly known as the CPP or Qualified Evaluator Certificate needed for NZ Transport Agency projects, this qualification now applies across all infrastructure- including:

  • Energy (power, oil, gas generation, transmission and distribution)
  • Public works (construction and maintenance of housing, hospitals, schools, prisons and recreational facilities)
  • Parks and reserves
  • Civil engineering and design
  • Water, stormwater and wastewater
  • Telecommunications
  • Asset management and maintenance
  • Recycling and waste management
  • Transportation (road, railways, air transport, harbours and public transport
  • And many more…

INFRASTRUCTURE ASSET MANAGEMENT

NEW ZEALAND DIPLOMA IN INFRASTRUCTURE ASSET MANAGEMENT

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 6
  • 140 Credits
  • 24 – 30 months

This qualification is suitable for people employed in organisations who manage infrastructure.

CORE SKILLS COVERED:

  • Apply the essential components of good asset management practice in the infrastructure sector.
  • Prepare, implement and review an infrastructure asset management plan for an organisation
  • Develop an infrastructure risk management plan for an organisation
  • Develop the asset lifecycle management plan for an organisation
  • Complete an optimisation process to enhance outcomes for an infrastructure project in an organisation