Level 2 Carpentry

12CAP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Vallely

Recommended Prior Learning

A satisfactory pass rate from Year 11 Level 1 CAP course and exemplary safety record in the workshop.


The course is assessed against BCATS Unit Standards and suits students looking to move into carpentry or joinery trades via an apprenticeship or Polytech.

In this course students will undertake projects which align with BCATS unit standards. The first project is a waka paddle. Here students will gain an understanding of manipulating different types of timber. The second unit is primarily based around a school based project. 

Written work addresses an understanding of timber, workshop practices, fixed and hand tools. Students make an item of furniture or a garden shed and learn about the use of stationary power tools. 


Faculties:

Technology



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: $60.00 covering both materials and consumables for the waka paddle project.
Costs for the second project are assessed at the time depending on the project.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 24350 v3 Identify, select, use and maintain portable power tools for BCATS projects
2
I
6
U.S. 24351 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of and use fixed machinery in the construction of BCATS projects
2
I
6
U.S. 24360 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of timber and other construction materials used in BCATS projects
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.

Pathway Tags

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


Disclaimer

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