Building Related Trades - Level 3

BRT3
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: N. Bradley

In Partnership with BCITO

• A building industry based programme with a practical building project, theory unit standards and regular industry input.
• Students in small groups build a portable cabin following a full build process.

The Practical Build Project has a building site context away from the workshops.

Students visit industry sites to support their learning throughout the year.

Work experience is supported for students that identify a trade in view of starting an apprenticeship and employment.


Course Overview

Term 1
Health and Safety including a Workplace First Aid qualification.
Start construction of a transportable cabin in groups (level 3 BCATS project) in groups.

Term 2
Continue with Cabins gaining L3 industry unit standard credits.
Class visits industry workplaces in line with construction of the cabin for example, Pre nail Plant, Concrete Factory, Joinery Fabrication.

Term 3
Continue with Cabins gaining L3 industry unit standard credits.
Work Experience is encouraged and facilitated in the various trades within the building industry. This can lead to apprenticeships and employment.

Term 4
Same as Term 3 to completion.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$200 tools, personal protection equipment. Work Place Safety Certificate.


Prerequisites

If you did not take a pathway course at Level 2, or achieved fewer than 14 credits in that course, you will need HOD approval.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 29684 v1 Undertake a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
12
U.S. 29683 v1 Incorporate other building, construction and allied trades into a Stage 3 BCATS project schedule
3
I
2
U.S. 29682 v1 Select, use, and maintain tools, equipment and machinery for a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
4
U.S. 29681 v1 Measure and calculate for a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
3
U.S. 29680 v1 Communicate and work collaboratively in a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
5
U.S. 29679 v1 Develop and use BCATS project documentation for a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
8
U.S. 29678 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of, select, and use materials for a Stage 3 BCATS project
3
I
4
U.S. 29677 v1 Follow safe workplace practices, and contribute to a health and safety culture, in a BCATS environment
3
I
2
U.S. 6400 v6 Manage first aid in an emergency situation
3
I
2
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 42 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 42 credits.

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.