Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

12 Building Carpentry 4

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Shaun Bailey.


At least 14 credits in Level 1 Building & Carpentry (11BC4)

OR HoD 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

Students will make a variety of wooden products, e.g: garden chairs and planter boxes.

This course is a progression from Level 1 and is suitable for students considering an apprenticeship in the building/joinery/cabinetmaking industry

The Unit and Assessment standards listed below are indicative only and may change.




13 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, Electrical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Cabinet Maker, Surveyor, Carpenter, Flooring Installer, 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, Project Manager, Recycler/Dismantler, Roading Construction Worker, Roofer, Wood Processing Worker, Scaffolder, Window Cleaner, Fire Engineer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*12BC4* - Supplementary costs: Approx $120