Level 2 Construction

202CON
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Leilua

This course leads on from Level 1 Construction. It is designed for students that who aiming towards a career in trades.  It is made up of theory units and practical projects. Students that successfully complete this course will receive a National Certificate in Building, Construction and Allied Trades.  Leads to Level 3 Construction.

It’s an innovative, practical and multi-disciplinary programme for students, providing them with the skills and knowledge to springboard into any career in the construction industry. As well as building skills and an understanding of all trades in the construction industry. They also develops literacy, numeracy and communication skills.


Course Overview

Semester 1
UNIT STANDARD CREDITS

Demonstrate knowledge of and apply safe working practices in a BCATS environment 4
Identify, select, maintain, and use portable power tools for BCATS projects 6
Apply mathematical processes to BCATS projects 3
Demonstrate knowledge of and use specified fixed machinery in the construction of BCATS projects 6
Read and Interpret plans, working drawings and specifications for BCATS projects 3

Semester 1 Total Credits 22

Semester 2
UNIT STANDARD CREDITS

Complete a BCATS Project 6
Construct a spaced residential timber deck up to one meter high as a BCATS project 8
Demonstrate knowledge of BCATS industries 4

Semester 2 Total Credits 18

Pathway

Level 3 Construction

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workboots (Compulsory)
Trades Academy Shirt


Recommended Prior Learning

Achieved all standards in Level 1 Construction and have a Minimum 85% attendance.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12935 v5 Construct a spaced residential timber deck up to one metre high as a BCATS project
2
I
8
U.S. 22607 v4 Read and interpret plans, working drawings and specifications for BCATS projects
2
I
3
U.S. 24350 v3 Identify, select, use and maintain portable power tools for BCATS projects
2
I
6
U.S. 24351 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of and use fixed machinery in the construction of BCATS projects
2
I
6
U.S. 24354 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of health and safety legislation and apply safe working practices in a BCATS environment
2
I
4
U.S. 24361 v3 Apply mathematical processes to BCATS projects
2
I
3
U.S. 25330 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of the joinery industry within a BCATS environment
2
I
2
U.S. 31812 v1 Complete a BCATS project
2
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 38 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 38 credits.

Pathway Tags

Survey Technician, Building Surveyor, Architect, Architectural Technician, Insurance Loss Adjuster, Glazier, Wall and Floor Tiler, Building Insulator, Metal Worker, Brick and Blocklayer, Boat Builder, Fabrication Engineer, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Building and Construction Manager, Cabinet Maker, Surveyor, Carpenter, Flooring Installer, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Painter and Decorator, Concrete Worker, Stonemason, Quantity Surveyor, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Plasterer, Fencer, Furniture Finisher, Glass Processor, Health and Safety Adviser, Joiner, Project Manager, Roading Construction Worker, Roofer, Scaffolder, Valuer


Disclaimer

Any information, costs or standards may change.