You will have the opportunity to learn a wide range of skills in the field of Construction trades.
This will include Health and Safety, workshop practice, the chance to work on projects and how to use hand tools safely.
This Trade offers an insight into the techniques, range of work and both employment and further study opportunities.
You will also learn some beneficial communication skills, required to work within the Trades and how to present yourself for the industry.
|Days:||Monday / Tuesday|
|Hours:||9.00am – 2.30pm (half hour lunch)|
|Equipment:||Protective clothing and safety equipment is provided if appropriate|
|Travel:||This is provided free, subject to students meeting MoE requirements|
This course is split into two cohorts for the year.
Tri One: Tuesday 9 February – Tuesday 22 June (16 weeks), normal school holidays apply
Tri Two: Monday 28 June – Tuesday 9 November 2021 (14 weeks), normal school holidays apply
|Application:||Students must be enrolled in a secondary school in the Wellington region and be enrolled in the WTA by their secondary school|
|Interview:||Students must attend an interview. We encourage a family member or school representative to attend|
NCEA Level 2 with credit towards Vocational Pathway award
On successful completion of this course, students will have gained 22 credits
A student successfully completing this strand will be able to:
Assessment is competency-based against unit standard outcomes and related evidence requirements.
Assessments will follow the processes required by NZQA and relevant industry requirements as outlined by the relevant Industry Training Organisations.
Students will be assessed against the following criteria:
Comprises the following unit standards:
|12927 Identify, select, maintain, and use hand tools for BCATS projects||2||6||5|
|12932 Construct timber garden furniture and items of basic construction equipment as a BCATS project||2||8||5|
|12936 Construct a non-consent timber framed utility building as a BCATS project||2||8||6|