NCEA Level 2 Construction

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Kaandorp

Recommended Prior Learning

Level 1 Technology or at discretion of Teacher in Charge

A project-based programme using timber and timber products. The course responds to students to ensure learning is relevant to the students' needs and that products produced that are of value to the student. Projects include a step ladder, a project for a client and project of the students' choice. Students will use tools and machinery to develop knowledge and skills that can be used in a wide variety of industries and pathways.




NCEA Level 3 Construction

Career Pathways

Product Assembler, Building Surveyor, Architect, Architectural Technician, Artist, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Fabrication Engineer, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Electrical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Carpenter, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Concrete Worker, Stonemason, Quantity Surveyor, Crane Operator, Landscape Architect, Joiner, Roading Construction Worker

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: $60
Stationery Requirements: Pencil pack

Pathway Tags

Architect, Architectural Technician, Boat Builder, Bricklayer, Building Contractor, Building Inspector, Building Insulator, Cabinet Maker, Caretaker, Carpenter, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering, Technician/Draughtsperson, Concrete Worker, Construction Manager, Crane Operator, Diver, Driller, Earthmoving Machine Operator, Electrician, Energy Auditor, Environmental Engineer, Fabrication, Engineer, Floor and Wall Tiler, Floor Covering Installer, Fork-Lift Operator, General Labourer, Glazier, Interior Designer, Joiner, Landscape Architect, Landscape Gardener, Lift Technician, Line Mechanic, Locksmith, Metal Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mining Engineer, Naval Architect/Boat Designer, Painter and Decorator, Plasterer, Plumber, Gasfitter, and Drainlayer, Project Manager, Property Manager, Quantity Surveyor, Railway Shunter, Roading Construction Worker, Roadmarker, Roofer, Rubbish/Recycling Collector, Scaffolder, Stonemason, Surveyor, Technician, Water/Waste Water Treatment Operator, Welder


Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.