Girls in Carpentry

ACDCPG
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: N. Hackett

Recommended Prior Learning

No prior learning needed just a desire and interest to be involved with small scale construction projects. All the projects will involve gaining credits to Level 2 NCEA and include safety training, safe power tool use and other guided training.


This course is for all females who are interested in the Trades, particularly in building. It will be an all-female small group, learning renovation building skills and safe practices. It does not require any prior knowledge.

It is open to students from Yrs 11, 12 or 13.

The course will be either 1 or 2 hours a day each day. Please select 4 other options if selecting this course. We will confirm details later in the year.

All academy students need to complete an AWVA Academy Application form. This can be picked up from the Academy Offices or complete the form here online, save to your device then email to Ms Douglas, [email protected] .

MHS AWVA Academy 2022 application form

If you have trouble opening the application form then please email jd[email protected] , and a form will be emailed to you. If emailing please state which academy you wish to apply for.


Faculties:

All Academies (AWVA)



Assessment Information Safety boots and Hi Vis construction vest, will be needed to be purchased by the students.
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12933 v5 Complete minor concrete works as a BCATS project
2
I
6
U.S. 12938 v5 Lay paving blocks as a BCATS project
2
I
4
U.S. 12939 v5 Construct a basic retaining wall as a BCATS project
2
I
4
U.S. 31860 v1 Construct and perform routine maintenance on a basic residential timber fence as a BCATS project
2
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

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