ACDBUI
This course requires 5 options.

Level 3 Building Academy Full Time

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Nick Hackett

In addition to the basic theory, students will undertake a number of practical activities aligned with the construction industry. There will be an emphasis on house building (a 3-bedroom house), renovation (of a run-down house) and opportunities for developing skills in a number of allied trades such as plumbing, design, decoration and business management. There will be a number of optional modules available such as introductory construction management, advanced design, planning and consents and special projects.
Students who complete this course will be well prepared for any working environment.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

No charge, but must wear prescribed hi-viz and workboots


Recommended Prior Learning

Students should have achieved (or very nearly) NCEA or BCAT’s level 2.
They should have demonstrated an interest and some practical skills in hard material technologies.
Ideal for students who wish to progress from the Level 2 Carpentry Academy


Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 29683 v1 Incorporate other building, construction and allied trades into a Stage 3 BCATS project schedule
3
I
2
U.S. 29682 v1 Select, use, and maintain tools, equipment and machinery for a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
4
U.S. 29681 v1 Measure and calculate for a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
3
U.S. 29680 v1 Communicate and work collaboratively in a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
5
U.S. 29679 v1 Develop and use BCATS project documentation for a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
8
U.S. 29678 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of, select, and use materials for a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
4
U.S. 29677 v1 Follow safe workplace practices, and contribute to a health and safety culture, in a BCATS environment
3
I
2
U.S. 29684 v1 Undertake a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
12
Total Credits
 Construction & Infrastructure
 Manufacturing & Technology
 Primary Industries
 Services Industries
 Social & Community Services
 Creative Industries

Pathway Tags

Apprenticeships in Carpentry. Construction and Allied Trades or direct employment in the Construction and Infrastructure Sector including management.,