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Architecture and Building
Carpentry and Joinery
Not supplied by Institute
Minimum Entry Requirements:
Not provided by Government. NZQA
Additional Entry Requirements:
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This qualification is for those working as carpenters, and for those wishing to work as carpenters, in the construction industry.
The qualification is designed to provide the building and construction industry with trained people who have achieved the practical skills and knowledge required to construct, repair and install building structures to the level required of a commercially competent carpenter.
This qualification supports the knowledge and skill requirements of the Carpentry class of the Licensed Building Practitioner (LBP) scheme.
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:
- Understand and apply a broad practical working knowledge of the fundamentals required in the carpentry trade including; tools and equipment, materials, the legislative framework, regulatory requirements, drawings and specifications, building types, methods of construction, building science, building mathematics, and communication.
- Competently plan and carry out all aspects of establishing and maintaining construction sites including preparatory demolition and set out for building.
- Competently plan and carry out all aspects of the construction of; framed and solid foundations, and retaining walls.
- Competently plan and carry out all aspects of wall, roof, ceiling, column, post, beam and portal construction to form frames and structures of buildings.
- Competently plan and carry out all aspects of roof claddings, joinery and wall claddings.
- Competently plan and carry out all aspects of insulation, linings, finishing trim, joinery, hardware and sound control systems.
- Self-manage on-going learning and supervise the learning of others with a responsibility to maintain the professional standards of the construction industry.
- Operate competently and unsupervised to the required safety, technical, quality and productivity standards expected in a commercial environment.
People undertaking this qualification may:
Be a school leaver
Have attained the Construction and Infrastructure Vocational Pathway for NCEA level 2
Be a graduate of a pre-apprenticeship qualification in a building and construction field
Have a background in an area related to the building and construction sector.
Graduates of this qualification may choose to continue their education with the following:
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Related Trades (Supervisor) (Level 4) [Ref: 2381]
New Zealand Certificate in Construction Related Trades (Main Contract Supervision) (Level 5) [Ref: 2382]
New Zealand Diploma in Construction Management (Level 6) with strands in Construction Management and Quantity Surveying [Ref: 2420]
Graduates of this qualification will be qualified carpenters.
They may go on to further roles such as site supervision, project management, contracts management, quantity surveying, business owner, building inspection and assessment, tutor or training advisor.
Information in this section is provided by Tertiary Education Commission and s updated on a regular basis. If this information is incorrect, please contact TEC to update it. Information below only relates to Domestic Students.
Total Enrolments for New Zealand Certificate in Carpentry for 2015: 0, 2016: 0, 2017: 0 and 2018: 106
Age Distribution by Year
Gender Distribution by Year
Sorry, there are no enrolment records for this course in 2016
Sorry, there are no enrolment records for this course in 2017