Level 1 Building and Construction

BCO100
Course Description

Teacher to contact with questions: Mr M. Olls

This programme will deal with the building and cabinet making industry. This course emphasizes practical work rather than theory. Students construct projects and develop competency with some workshop machinery, power tools and hand tools. Quality of finish and attention to detail is encouraged, and process and technique are taught.
Practical skills such as drawing, plan reading, measuring and finishing will be taught. Assessment is by use of BCITO (trade) unit standards. However, some achievement standards are also available.


Pathway

Level 2 Building and Construction

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course fee: Approximately $80
A 20 page pocket folder with clear pages.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12927 v5 Demonstrate knowledge of, select, maintain, and use, hand tools for BCATS projects
2
I
6
U.S. 24352 v3 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of safe working practices and use PPE during the construction of a BCATS project
1
I
2
U.S. 24356 v3 Apply elementary procedures and processes for a BCATS project
1
I
8
U.S. 25920 v3 Use joints for a BCATS project
1
I
3
A.S. 91057 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
1
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 25 credits.

Pathway Tags

Building and Construction industry, University and Polytechnic courses in Technology. Hammer hand, cabinet maker, furniture maker, boat builder, scaffolder, timber machinist, roofing, plumbing, electrician, machine mill operator, grader, filleting, production manager, dispatch or logistics, bricklayers, carpet layers, architects, structural engineers, drain layers