Building Related Trades - Level 1

BRT1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: G. Hind

• Practical program based on three projects using a range of modern and traditional construction methods. An introduction to modern equipment and fittings.
• Development of practical skills.
• A focus on industry and trade related assessments including health and safety, understanding tools and workshop machine use, specifications and construction techniques and processes.

Will be undertaken in a wood based workshop.


Course Overview

Term 1
• Practical program based on three projects using a range of modern and traditional construction methods. An introduction to modern equipment and fittings.
• Development of practical skills.
• A focus on industry and trade related assessments including health and safety, understanding tools and workshop machine use, specifications and construction techniques and processes.

Will be undertaken in a wood based workshop.

Project 1: Use hand tools skills to complete a wood tray.


Term 2
Project 2: Use power tools and hand tools to complete a Wooden bedside table.

Term 3
Wooden bedside table and
project 3: Use power tools and hand tools to complete Wooden drinks holder.

Term 4
Wooden drinks holder

Pathway

Building Related Trades - Level 2, Engineering Trades - Level 2, Secondary Tertiary Program

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$75 materials fee


Prerequisites

Open Entry - 10ITR preferred


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91057 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10
1
I
6
U.S. 24356 v3 Apply elementary procedures and processes for a BCATS project
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 8
1
I
8
U.S. 12927 v4 Identify, select, maintain, and use hand tools for BCATS projects
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 8
2
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Pathway Tags

Construction: Scaffolder, Roofer, Boat Builder, Architect, Architectural Technician, Cabinet Maker, Technician/Draughtsperson


Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Tauranga Boys’ College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.