Update SA – Speaks to SACPCMP Panelist Batho Mokhothu
The South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions ( SACPCMP) is a statutory body established to certify, register, regulate and promote the Built Environment Management Professions. The South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP) is empowered by section18 of Act No.48 of 2000 to certify, register and regulate the Project and Construction Management Professions.
The SACPCMP is one of the six (6) Councils for the Built Environment Professions (CBEP) established by Acts of Parliament – in the case of the SACPCMP, this is through Act No 48 of 2000. The mandate of the SACPCMP is to, maintain competence and personnel development for the public good and retain the professional cadre; ensure continuous improvement in the acquisition of academic and professional skills; develop deeper and specialised knowledge; broaden knowledge over a wider professional spectrum; acquire international recognition; ensure skills growth acceleration and innovation.
When sitting down with Mr. Batho Mokhothu PrEng, also known as B, who serves as Deputy Director General and heads up Infrastructure Construction Management (Projects) since November 2017 at age 33. Mr. Mokhothu is responsible for the management of a national infrastructure portfolio and sector strategies for engineering and construction. He has been in the Infrastructure executive and senior management space for property, roads and railway portfolios since 2014.
When speaking to him about the prospects of the SACPCMP he gave us a reaffirming statement and shed some insight on the exciting ways that the SACPCMP desires to endeavor in, in the following year of 2019. Following the announcement the SACPCMP team has made on all their platforms, they will be celebrating their year end by hosting a function for their team, following the statement they have made on their website: