The National Certificate in Building, Construction and Allied Trades Skills is aimed at preparing you for further study in the construction industry.
This National Certificate is a project-based learning programme. Project-based learning allows students to explore, negotiate, interpret and create quality products. Throughout this programme, you will learn to link theory with practical skills. You will spend most of your day in one of our workshops working with your hands.
Your possible employment opportunities include: Entry level trade pre-apprentice programme.
Your study pathway could progress onto: NZ Certificate in Construction Trade Skills (Carpentry) [Level 3], NZ Certificate in Carpentry [Level 4].
What you will learn/subject areas:
At the end of the programme you will be able to:
Show good work habits and perform safe work practices in a workshop.
Safely operate selected portable power and hand tools.
Have good work habits with carpentry hand tools.
Implement construction methods to complete a task.