NCEA Level 3 Construction

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Kaandorp

Recommended Prior Learning

Level 1 and 2 Technology or at discretion of Teacher in Charge

This is an industry-based course.  Students will plan and undertake the construction of a Stage 3 BCITO project.  They will have the opportunity to gain credits while working on complex structures based on a real life brief.  They will be able to gain experiences of how trades work together to complete a set task for a client.



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.