Building and Construction Level 1

L1BCO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Nyberg

Building, Construction and Allied Trades Skills (BCATS) Level 1. This is a Unit Standards based course and is suitable for students who are interested a career in building or cabinetry making.  Students will develop skills in communication, quality standards, workshop procedures, health and safety, materials knowledge and hand tools.  


Pathway

Building and Construction level 2 Year A, Building and Construction level 2 Year B

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry. However, it is recommended that students have completed year 9 and 10 Technology.


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. 24355 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of construction and manufacturing materials used in BCATS projects
1
I
4
U.S. 25919 v3 Use hardware and fastenings for a BCATS project
1
I
2
U.S. 25920 v3 Use joints for a BCATS project
1
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.

Pathway Tags

Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Roofer, Building and Construction Manager, Cabinet Maker, Carpenter, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Stonemason, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Furniture Finisher, Glazier, Joiner, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Army Soldier, Navy Sailor, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Concrete Worker, Scaffolder, Wall and Floor Tiler, Flooring Installer, Painter and Decorator