Building & Construction NCEA 1

Course Details

Level 1 - Optional 20 Credits


The purpose of this course is to provide students the opportunity to gain a National Certificate in Building, Construction and Allied Trade Skills. To do this students will need to gain literacy and numeracy credits, and study both BAC1 and one other approvedTechnology subject. The course is assessed by Unit Standards which require both practical and theory assessment. Students will undertake set project work and participate in a class building project. This course is most suited to those students who genuinely intend to pursue a career in construction. (Extension credits may be offered).

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Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
12932 Construct timber garden furniture and items of basic construction equipment as a BCATS project 2 8 Internal
24352 Demonstrate knowledge of and apply safe working practices in the construction of a BCATS project 1 2 Internal
24355 Demonstrate knowledge of construction and manufacturing materials used in BCATS projects 1 4 Internal
24356 Apply elementary workshop procedures and processes for BCATS projects 1 8 Internal
25919 Use hardware and fastenings for a BCATS project 1 2 Internal

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