L1 Building & Allied Trades

L1BUIL
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr K. Meyer

This course is designed to introduce students to skills and techniques found in the Building industry, including Carpentry, Construction and an insight into many of the associated sub-trades: Roofing, Plumbing and Electrical to mention a few. 

The students will be involved in planning projects, completing relevant documentation such as working drawings and cutting lists. They also gain experience in the use of workshop tools and equipment during the construction of their projects, and are also trained in the safe use of the portable power tools and hand tools they are likely to encounter in trade based workplaces.

This course will be assessed to a selection of Unit Standards at L1 incorporating written work with written tests and practical work. These are assessed by the classroom teacher and moderated by an external provider. Students will have the opportunity to gain up to 23 credits from this internally assessed course.


Pathway

L2 Building & Allied Trades, L2 Mechanical Engineering

Course Costs

Wood, glues, oils, sandpaper and other project materials and hardware. $130


Required Prior Learning

Open Entry.


Course Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
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. 25921 v3 Make a cupboard with a drawer as a BCATS project
2
I
6
A.S. 91057 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
1
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 26 credits.

Pathway Tags

Boat builder, Building and construction Engineer, Cabinet maker, Carpenter, CNC programmer, Coachbuilder, Computer Aided Design worker, Draughts person, Electrical trades worker, Engineering machinist, Fabrication Engineer, Industrial designer, Interior designer, Joiner, Landscape Architect, Mechanic, Mechanical Engineer, Metal worker, Motor body builder, Naval Architect, Plumber, Product designer, Quantity surveyor, Sign maker, Spatial designer, Welder, etc. Any of the construction industry trades or careers.