Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

11 Building Carpentry 4

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Shaun Bailey.


HoF Approval


Students will:
•Work on set projects and develop practical carpentry skills
•The course has a practical component as well as an extensive written component which students are required to complete to achieve and gain credits
•The course is suitable for students considering an apprenticeship in the building/joinery/cabinetmaking industry

Students will make a variety of items ranging from a small stool to a serving tray. 

The course includes Industry Training Organisation (ITO) unit standards




12 Building Carpentry 4

Career Pathways

Survey Technician, Building Surveyor, Glazier, Wall and Floor Tiler, Building Insulator, Brick and Blocklayer, Boat Builder, Fabrication Engineer, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Mechanical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Cabinet Maker, Surveyor, Carpenter, Flooring Installer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Mine/Quarry Manager, Painter and Decorator, Concrete Worker, Stonemason, Quantity Surveyor, Crane Operator, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Electrician, Energy/Carbon Auditor, Environmental/Public Health Officer, Plasterer, Welder, Furniture Finisher, Pest Control Technician, Landscaper, Health and Safety Inspector, Glass Processor, Joiner, Locksmith, Recycler/Dismantler, Roading Construction Worker, Roofer, Wood Processing Worker, Scaffolder, Window Cleaner, Fire Engineer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*11BC4* - Supplementary costs: Approx $120