Level 1 Carpentry

11CAP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Vallely

Recommended Prior Learning

Achievement at the expected curriculum level in Year 10 Materials Technology, or with HOF approval.


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. 





Faculties:

Technology



Pathway

Level 2 Carpentry

Career Pathways

Building Insulator, Brick and Blocklayer, Boat Builder, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Electrical Engineer, Cabinet Maker, Carpenter, Flooring Installer, Painter and Decorator, Quantity Surveyor, Crane Operator, Plasterer, Furniture Finisher, Joiner, Roofer, Wood Processing Worker, Scaffolder

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Cost: $120.00 includes consumables and materials costs.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12932 v5 Construct timber garden furniture as BCATS projects
2
I
8
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. 24356 v3 Apply elementary procedures and processes for a BCATS project
1
I
8
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

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


Disclaimer

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.