L3 Building Construction

BCO32
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hite

The course follows on from L2 Building Construction and uses wood-based products as a materials medium. It is a hands on programme with industry unit standards that lead towards the National Certificate in Building, Construction, and Allied Trades Skills. 

Students who participate in this programme can go on to consider apprenticeships in a variety of trades such as: carpentry, painting and decorating, flooring, joinery, frame and truss and so on. 

The programme also provides a good base for students who would like to enter other related areas of the construction industry such as architecture, quantity surveying and estimating.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$100


Recommended Prior Learning

Level 2 Building Construction or by negotiation


Standards Available
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
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. 29677 v1 Follow safe workplace practices, and contribute to a health and safety culture, in a BCATS environment
3
I
2
U.S. 29682 v1 Select, use, and maintain tools, equipment and machinery for a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.