Level 1 Construction

102CON
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Leilua

This course is an introduction to carpentry and construction, Students will gain theoretical knowledge and practical skills through the construction of practical projects.  Leads to Level 2 Construction. Level 1 Construction must be taken if you intend to be considered for Level 2 Construction.It’s an innovative, practical and multi-disciplinary programmes for students, providing them with the skills and knowledge to springboard into any career in the construction industry. They also develops literacy, numeracy and communication skills.Theoretical with 80% practical component through the completing projects that allow students to demonstrate the skills and apply the practical knowledge


Course Overview

Semester 1
UNIT STANDARDS CREDITS

Demonstrate knowledge of and apply safe working practices in the construction of a BCATS project 2
Demonstrate knowledge of construction and manufacturing materials used in BCATS projects 4
Demonstrate knowledge of, select, maintain, and use hand tools for BCATS projects 6
Use hardware and fastenings for a BCATS projects 2

Semester 1 Total Credits 14

Semester 2
UNIT STANDARD CREDITS

Construct timber garden furniture as BCATS project 8
Use joints for a BCATS project 3
Apply elementary workshop procedures and processes for a BCATS project 8

Semester 2 Total Credits 19

Pathway

Level 2 Construction

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workboots
Closed Covered Shoes


Recommended Prior Learning

Some Materials Technology learning preferred but not compulsory


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12927 v5 Demonstrate knowledge of, select, maintain, and use, hand tools for BCATS projects
2
I
6
U.S. 12932 v5 Construct timber garden furniture as BCATS projects
2
I
8
U.S. 24352 v3 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of safe working practices and use PPE during the construction of a BCATS project
1
I
2
U.S. 24355 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of construction and manufacturing materials used in BCATS projects
1
I
4
U.S. 24356 v3 Apply elementary procedures and processes for a BCATS project
1
I
8
U.S. 25919 v3 Use hardware and fastenings for a BCATS project
1
I
2
U.S. 25920 v3 Use joints for a BCATS project
1
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 33 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 33 credits.

Pathway Tags

Army Officer, Army Soldier, Building Insulator, Boat Builder, Building and Construction Labourer, Earthmoving Machine Operator, Cabinet Maker, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Painter and Decorator, Concrete Worker, Quantity Surveyor, Crane Operator, Driller, Fencer, Forestry and Logging Worker, Furniture Finisher, Landscape Architect, Health and Safety Adviser, Industrial Spray Painter, Recycler/Dismantler, Roading Construction Worker, Roadmarker, Wood Processing Worker, Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator, Building Surveyor, Heavy Truck Driver, Glazier, Wall and Floor Tiler, Brick and Blocklayer, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Manager, Surveyor, Carpenter, Flooring Installer, Stonemason, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Engineering Machinist, Plasterer, Welder, Joiner, Project Manager, Roofer, Scaffolder


Disclaimer

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