Building Related Trades 2

BRT2
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Hind

Prerequisites

If you did not take a pathway course at Level 1, or achieved fewer than 14 credits in that course, you will need HOD approval


•Practical wood programme based on individual and team projects, using a range of Carpentry and Joinery skills.
•A focus on practical Building and Joinery industry-related assessments – eg safety, machine use, construction skills.
•Development of practical hand tool skills and modern machine use.

Will be undertaken 1/2 on building site and 1/2 in a wood based workshop.


Course Overview

Term 1
• Practical programme based on individual and team projects, using a range of Carpentry and Joinery skills.
• A focus on practical Building and Joinery industry-related assessments – eg safety, machine use, construction skills.
• Development of practical hand tool skills and modern machine use.

Will be undertaken 1/2 on building site and 1/2 in a wood based workshop.

On building site, building a Wooden fence and completing relevant theory bookwork

Term 2
On building site, building a Wooden deck and completing relevant theory bookwork

Term 3
In workshops building a wooden step-up box.
Building a wooden Cape Cod outdoor chair and completing relevant theory bookwork

Term 4
Complete relevant theory bookwork

Learning Areas:

Technology



Pathway

Building Related Trades 3

Career Pathways

Boat Builder, Building Contractor, Carpenter, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Stonemason

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$85 materials fee


Pathway Tags

Construction: Scaffolder, Roofer, Boat Builder, Plumber/Gasfitter, Cabinet Maker, Draughtsperson