Facilitating continuous improvement is key to being a good operator and deliver projects in the building and construction industry. Continuous Improvement means taking lessons learnt and improving on your performance on an ongoing basis.
Exner Education’s Facilitate Continuous Improvement course serves to provide an understanding of the theory and practice of continuous improvement in the building and construction industry.
Please note that this course is priced in US dollars.
Duration of Study
The pace at which each student studies is different. The nominal hours for this course are 60 hours, however, this can vary greatly depending on your previous experience and study techniques. Student support is available by asking a question online or visiting our website.
We offer support as a Registered Training Organisation (Provider number 22450)
As a RTO (Provider number 22450), Exner Education is responsible for delivering quality training and assessment.
This unit of competency is taken from the Australian Nationally endorsed business services training package. It forms one of the units for the Diploma of project management.
If you are an Australian student and would like to be assessed for this unit, please visit our website for more information. Upon successful completion of the assessment, you will qualify to receive a Nationally accredited certificate of attainment within the VET sector.
Watch this guidelines video to gain an understanding of what topics are covered by this course and how to approach your studies and the assessment task. Good luck with your studies and don't forget to send us any questions that you have along the way.
Here is a full set of course notes which are covered in the following sections and lectures.
Watch the video on the decision making process involved in continuous improvements and download and undertake case study 1. Case study one looks at how you can improve you decision making.
Watch the video on Stakeholder Communications.
Watch the video on quality systems and don't forget to download the additional reference material.
Watch the video on managing stakeholder feedback and then undertake the Case Study 2. This Case Study looks at the role of communication in continuous improvement.
Watch the video on meeting sustainability requirements.
Watch this video, which is part 2 of meeting sustainability requirements then undertake Case Study 3, which looks at making sustainable improvements.
Watch the video on mentoring and coaching and then undertake Case Study 4 - which covers mentoring and coaching issues .
Watch the video on knowledge management systems and then download the additional reference material. Undertake Case Study 5 which is on recording key information.
Watch the video on improvement strategies.
Exner is an integrated education and consulting firm with over 25 years of experience providing an extensive range of professional management services to the construction industry. Our hands-on experience includes design and construction, expert claims quantification and management, project management, business systems consulting, value for money models, safety in design and risk management systems.
Exner Education is an ASQA registered RTO and is the training development and delivery branch of Exner. From its practical experience and knowledge Exner Education has designed, developed and delivered construction specific training over the past 15 years. Exner Education provides a 'hands on' practical approach to training, developed and delivered by people who have real current practical experience in the field and are qualified VET sector trainers. This gives Exner a unique ability to balance both theoretical teaching knowledge complemented with current 'best practice' work examples.
Our Training & Education experience includes the instructional design of training ranging from:
· safety and site compliance;
· project management including from tender preparation, claims management to project close out;
· engineering practices; and,
· corporate improvement strategies.
Exner Education has designed, developed and delivered training for both large and small companies as well as government authorities including, Leighton Contractors, Pro-Build, Grocon, Schiavello, MBAV, HIA, VMIA, Nicholson Construction, Johns Lyng, APM Group, Victorian Managed Insurance Authority, VicRoads, Department of Treasury and Finance and Victorian Catchment Management Authority.
Exner continues to develop its online learning 'experience' and provides a unique interactive delivery methodology which gives students world first teaching tools, combining Exner's practical construction knowledge with core theory to further enhance the students learning experience.