Level 3 Construction

301CON
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Simpson

The course is taught through practical activities and computer work and learning is reinforced with book work. Students must be prepared to do one day work experience each week. This is organised by the school.


Recommended Prior Learning Achieved all standards in Level 2 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. 6705 v7 Test electrical appliances for safety
3
I
3
U.S. 12997 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of safe working practices on construction sites
3
I
3
U.S. 12998 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of carpentry hand tools
3
I
4
U.S. 12999 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of timber machining equipment used on construction sites
3
I
3
U.S. 13000 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of portable power tools used on construction sites
3
I
4
U.S. 13002 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of timber used in construction
3
I
2
U.S. 13010 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of making and placing concrete
3
I
3
U.S. 13016 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of the erection and dismantling of scaffolding up to five metres in height
3
I
3
U.S. 13028 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of adhesives and sealants used in construction work
3
I
2
U.S. 15859 v5 Demonstrate knowledge of electrical cables and accessories
3
I
7
U.S. 15866 v6 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of and the procedures for the examination of and testing of electrical installations
4
I
3
U.S. 19355 v5 Produce scale production drawings using computer aided draughting (CAD) programs
3
I
8
U.S. 24362 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of working drawings and specifications for building work
3
I
3
U.S. 24378 v1 Perform building calculations
3
I
4
U.S. 24380 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of construction of pile foundations
3
I
4
U.S. 24381 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of floor framing and flooring construction
3
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 59 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 59 credits.

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