Level 3 Trade Building - Two option course 8 hrs

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Daubney

Recommended Prior Learning

An interview process will apply.

This is a course designed for Year 13 students who seek involvement in the building and construction industry as a future career path. Building and construction unit standards that have been developed for schools by the Building Construction Industry Training Organisation will be delivered and count towards Level 3, NCEA. Students will be exposed to a variety of processes and conditions typically encountered in the building trade and practical building work will take place in the Nelson College Trade Centre. Industry visits are incorporated into the course.

This is a double option subject (8 hours per week) and takes up two option lines.

Learning Areas:


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Safety gear and tools are provided. Students are expected to have their own boots which must be worn in all practical lessons and site visits.
Theory will be completed and assessed in a digital format.