Unit 1 of this course contains all of the units detailed in the Property Development - Level 3 Course. This course has 3 additional units, and the main difference is the coursework required will be more challenging.
This Unit contains the following topics: What is property development?, Where to buy property, Professionals involved in property development, The credit crunch, Research, Land Acquisition, Legal aspects of property, Conveyancing & surveys, Property types, How to finance your property, Design plans, Building regulations, The planning process, Building a buy to let portfolio, Stamp duty, Renovating property, Buying property at auction, Buying property before it is built, Buying property in Scotland, Ireland & abroad, Property & legal glossary.
This Unit contains the following topics: What is project management?, History of project management, Organisational structure, Project life cycle, Feasibility studies, Project estimating & scope definition, Project procurement plan, Work breakdown structure, Critical path, Resource planning, Controlling the project, Quality management, Risk management.
This Unit contains the following topics: Factors that affect human comfort, How forces act on structures, Predicting structural behaviour, Construction materials and their manufacturing techniques, Performance criteria of key materials, Construction materials, Construction materials & techniques used to prevent deterioration.
This Unit contains the following topics: The responsibilities of employers and employees, Policies, Hazards and risks, Using risk assessment in appropriate formats, Control & monitoring, Movement - Hazards & control, Manual handling, Work equipment, Electrical hazards, Fire hazards, Chemical & biological hazards, Incident & accident investigation and reporting.