Level 1 Carpentry
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Vallely
The course is assessed against BCATS Unit Standards and suits students looking to move into carpentry or joinery trades via an apprenticeship or Toi Ohomai after completing level 2.
In this course students will undertake projects which align with BCATS unit standards. The first project is a step stool. Here students will gain an understanding shaping and joining timber. The second unit is the construction of 2 pieces of outdoor furniture.
Written work addresses an understanding of safety in the workshop, timber, workshop practices, fixed machinery and hand tools.
Recommended Prior Learning
Achievement at the expected curriculum level in Year 10 Materials Technology, or with HOF approval.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Cost: $120.00 includes consumables and materials costs.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
Carpenter, Ranger, Building Insulator, Brick and Blocklayer, Boat Builder, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Electrical Engineer, Cabinet Maker, Flooring Installer, Painter and Decorator, Quantity Surveyor, Crane Operator, Plasterer, Furniture Finisher, Joiner, Roofer, Wood Processing Worker, Scaffolder,
Course selection will depend on the option lines and student numbers. There is no guarantee that the courses you select now will all be available for you in 2022.