Building Related Trades 1

BRT1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Hind

Prerequisites

Open Entry - 10ITR preferred


•Practical wood 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

Learning Areas:

Technology



Pathway

Building Related Trades 2, Engineering Trades 2, Secondary Tertiary (STP)

Career Pathways

Roofer, Cabinet Maker, Carpenter, Landscaper

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$75 materials fee


Pathway Tags

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