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New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills with strands in Allied Trades, Carpentry and Joinery

This programme will enable graduates to:

  • Work safely and in accordance with compliance and regulatory requirements in the construction trades sector
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues and customers within the construction industry
  • Read and use specifications and drawings to complete simple construction projects
  • Perform simple calculations to complete a range of familiar tasks in the construction sector.

DURATION:  40 WEEKS

LEVEL:  3

CREDITS: 120

CONTENT

Core 301 Health and safety legislative framework, carpentry hand tools, personal protective equipment, hazards and control methods, sourcing information

Core 302 First aid in emergency situations, carpentry power tools, working with parties, effective communication

Core 303 Basic plan drawings, project specifications simple calculations

Carpentry 301 Terminology and concepts

Carpentry 302 Preliminary carpentry work requirements

Carpentry 303 Foundation works

Carpentry 304 Basic building technology for timber framing

Carpentry 305 Exterior wall claddings

Carpentry 306 Interior lining and finishing work

Carpentry 307 Demolition work

 

INTAKES

March, May, August, October

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENT

Building, Construction and Allied Trades qualification at Level 2, including NCEA Level 2 Vocational Pathway in Construction and Infrastructure sector or equivalent knowledge and skills is preferred.

All applicants must be 16 years of age or over and be able to demonstrate that their Literacy and Numeracy levels show a readiness to succeed in this course.

Applicants are also required to show a readiness or interest in the building, construction and allied trades area.

FEES

NZ$5,497

(Includes resource/material costs)

FEES FREE

Fees-free tertiary study or training is available for eligible learners.

FEES-FREE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

We also offer limited fees-free positions and scholarships for this programme. Contact us for a range of fee-waiving options.

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ENROLMENT PROCEDURE

Read about Marsden Technical Institute on our website / prospectus

1.

Select your programme  of study

2.

Check your eligibility against programme requirements

3.

If you meet the requirements, fill in an application form and send it to us

4.

We will review your application and notify you if it’s successful

5.

Complete your documentation and pay your fees

6.

Your application will be sent to Immigration NZ for student visa approval

7.

Attend orientation and begin!

8.

PATHWAY

CAREER PATHWAY

EDUCATION PATHWAY

Graduates of this qualification will be able to enter employment in trades within the construction industry as a labourer or an apprentice. With additional training and/or experience they may go on to further roles in the construction industry such as carpenter, joiner, plasterer, painter or roofer.

The holders of this qualification may choose to continue their education towards a Level 4 qualification in carpentry, joinery or another construction-related allied trade.

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WHY CHOOSE MARSDEN?

 

As a provider of education and training courses for almost 30 years, Marsden is recognised as one of New Zealand’s major educational providers, offering world-class academic and training programmes and an exceptional educational experience.

Our Campus

 

Marsden Technical Institute is an impressive 7,000 m2 of learning facilities and recreational spaces for students and conveniently located 10 minutes from the Middlemore Train Station.

Student Fees

 

Find out everything you need to know about student fees, how we protect your fee payments and whether you qualify for fees free.

CONTACT DETAILS

 

+64 9 257 1846

enquiry@marsden.ac.nz

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