Technology - Construction L2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: M. Ashford-Beck

Course Highlights: This course is offered for those students interested in gaining construction skills and knowledge through designing and making a cabinet project which modernises joinery materials and fixtures.   The course involves practical project work in the technology workshop, supported by BCATS L2 theory units covering modern joinery materials and techniques, workshop safety, power tools and sketching and drawing.  To develop students’ 3D computer modelling skills, part of their project will need to be designed and made using the school’s new CNC router. 


Vocational Pathway: Manufacturing and Technology, Construction and Infrastructure, Primary Industries.  


This course can lead to: School based Level 3 Construction courses.  This course supports students’ Gateway work experience, and/or Trades courses.


For more information, please see Mr Ashford-Beck or



Technology - Construction L3

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery


Recommended Prior Learning

Prerequisites: Priority given to those who have completed Construction Level 1

Credit Information
Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 24350 v3 Identify, select, use and maintain portable power tools for BCATS projects
U.S. 24353 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of and create sketches and drawings for BCATS projects
U.S. 25921 v3 Make a cupboard with a drawer as a BCATS project
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Pathway Tags

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, Insurance Loss Adjuster, Medical Physicist, Electronics Engineer, Glazier, Wall and Floor Tiler, Building Insulator, Chemical Engineer, Biomedical Technician, Metal Worker, Brick and Blocklayer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Earthmoving Machine Operator, Bus Driver, Line Mechanic, Surveyor, Textile Process Operator, Carpet Cleaner, Flooring Installer, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Diver, Painter and Decorator, Telecommunications Engineer, Telecommunications Technician, Industrial Designer, Concrete Worker, Quantity Surveyor, Crane Operator, Curator, Visual Merchandiser, Workplace Relations Adviser, Electronics Trades Worker, 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, Landscape Architect, Glass Processor, Health and Safety Adviser, Industrial Spray Painter, Locksmith, Train Driver, Refrigeration/Air-conditioning Technician, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Pulp and Paper Mill Operator, Plastics Technician, Project Manager, Recruitment Consultant, Recycler/Dismantler, Roading Construction Worker, Roadmarker, Roofer, Wood Processing Worker, Scaffolder, Valuer, Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator, Fire Engineer, Collision Repair Technician, Automotive Electrician, Automotive Technician, Automotive Refinisher, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Fabrication Engineer, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Building and Construction Manager, Cabinet Maker, Carpenter, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Stonemason, Furniture Finisher, Joiner