Professional Construction Mentor

CONSTRUCTION MENTORSHIP

Construction Mentorship is the evaluation and assessment of a Contractor’s skills, identification of the Contractor’s shortcomings and the provision of suitable relevant professional advice to the Contractor to address these shortcomings and thereby to achieve their potential.

There are two categories of Construction Mentorship which is Professional Construction Mentor and Construction Mentor.

 

PROFESSIONAL CONSTRUCTION MENTOR

General requirements for registration as a Professional Construction Mentor An applicant may be registered as a Professional Construction Mentor should they:

  1. Be registered as Professional (highest category) in terms of any of the Built Environment Professions Acts, or demonstrate an equivalent level of expertise; and
  2. Be able to demonstrate that they have at least ten years’ experience in the construction industry at a senior management level; and
  3. Be able to demonstrate their knowledge, skills and experience to the SACPCMP by means of completing the requisite testing; and
  4. Be assessed by the SACPCMP as able to act suitably as a mentor following a psychometric examination; and
  5. Be certified as competent in the transfer of skills and knowledge1; and
  6. Undergo an interview with the SACPCMP Mentor Registration Committee.

* Competent to mentor contractors rated in all CIDB Levels

Construction Mentor Category

General requirements for registration as a Construction Mentor.

An applicant may be registered as a Construction Mentor should they:

  1. Be able to demonstrate that they have a matric certificate, plus one other recognised technical qualification; and
  2. Be able to demonstrate that they have at least ten years’ experience in the construction industry at a senior management level; and
  3. Be able to demonstrate their knowledge, skills and experience to the SACPCMP by means of completing the requisite testing; and
  4. Be assessed by the SACPCMP as able to act suitably as a mentor following a psychometric examination; and
  5. Be certified as competent in the transfer of skills and knowledge; and
  6. Undergo an interview with the SACPCMP Mentor Registration Committee.

* Competent to mentor Contractors rated from CIDB Level 1-5 only

 

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION CRITERIA

Professional Construction Mentors

Construction Mentorship is the evaluation and assessment of a contractor’s skills, identification of the contractor’s shortcomings and the provision of suitable relevant professional advice to the contractor to address these shortcomings to achieve the contractor’s potential.

An applicant who wishes to apply for registration as a Professional Construction Mentor (Pr. CMentor) should ;

  • •  be registered in terms of any of the built environment professions acts, or demonstrate an equivalent level of expertise; and
  • •  have a minimum of 10 years of experience in the construction industry at a senior management level
  • •  be able to demonstrate knowledge, skills and experience in technical, commercial and project management competencies
  • •  demonstrate suitability to act as a mentor following a compulsory psychometric test; and
  • •  be verified as competent in the transfer of skills and knowledge by means of a professional interview

Competence required to qualify as a Professional Construction Mentor

  1. The ability to transfer skills and assess a contractor’s capabilities
  2. Competence in construction contract administration
  3. Technical competence in one or more construction disciplines
  4. Competence in commercial aspects of contracting
  5. Competence in construction project management

Note

In case where a person does not possess a qualification and has more than ten (10) years’ relevant practical experience, the Recognition of Prior Learning route (RPL) is recommended

Scope of Services

Scope of Services for Professional Construction Mentors

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CV

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Annexure A1

Annexure A1 (Project Profile)……………….

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Annexure A2

Annexure A2 (Report format) Pr CMentor

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