Building and Construction WTA - Year 2 (Level 3)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Donovan

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry Level: To move on to year two you will need to have completed 80% of the available credits in year one. Candidates who do not meet this may be accepted at the discretion of the WTA.

Level 3 - Building & Construction 

The Building and Construction Level 3 program has an emphasis on practical content and project-based learning. Theory content is directly related to the practical projects at each stage of construction, meaning your learning has real industry relevance. This course will offer you transferable skills into the building industry trade that employers are looking for.

Vocational Pathway: Building and construction

NCEA Level: Level 3

Number of Credits: 27

Program structure: 1 day per week (8.30am-3pm) during the school term.

Duration of Program:  33 weeks

Learning Areas:

Trades Academy, Vocational Pathways

Career Pathways

Automotive Electrician, Automotive Technician, Mining Engineer, Survey Technician, Aeronautical Engineer, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Aircraft Loader, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Aircraft Refueller, Product Assembler, Building Surveyor, Architect, Architectural Technician, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Heavy Truck Driver, Medical Physicist, Electronics Engineer, Collision Repair Technician, Glazier, Automotive Refinisher, Wall and Floor Tiler, Building Insulator, Chemical Engineer, Biomedical Technician, Metal Worker, Brick and Blocklayer, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Fabrication Engineer, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Earthmoving Machine Operator, Bus Driver, Cabinet Maker, Line Mechanic, Surveyor, Textile Process Operator, Carpenter, Carpet Cleaner, Flooring Installer, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Diver, Painter and Decorator, Telecommunications Engineer, Telecommunications Technician, Industrial Designer, Concrete Worker, Stonemason, Quantity Surveyor, Crane Operator, Curator, Visual Merchandiser, Workplace Relations Adviser, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Driller, Electrician, Electrical Engineering Technician, Lift Technician, Engineering Machinist, Environmental Engineer, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Plasterer, Welder, Fencer, Plastics Worker, Ranger, Forestry and Logging Worker, Furniture Finisher, Upholsterer, Landscape Architect, Glass Processor, Health and Safety Adviser, Industrial Spray Painter, Joiner, Locksmith, Train Driver, Refrigeration/Air-conditioning Technician, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Pulp and Paper Mill Operator, Plastics Technician, Purchasing/Supply Officer, Project Manager, Recruitment Consultant, Recycler/Dismantler, Roading Construction Worker, Roadmarker, Roofer, Saw Doctor, Wood Processing Worker, Scaffolder, Tyre Technician, Valuer, Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator, Fire Engineer, Facilities Manager