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Construction [NCEA Level 2]


With our Construction course, students will gain NCEA while getting an introduction to this thriving industry with practical hands-on learning. This course is ideal for those who love working with wood, building and using tools.

This is a great start on the pathway towards a building apprenticeship while getting an introduction to power tools, safe working practices, completing small building projects and getting used to a workshop environment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: “What will I learn?”

This Construction course covers

  • Essential building Skills
  • Using hand and power tools
  • Basic construction skills
  • Safe working practices
  • Planning and quantity surveying
  • An introduction to the construction industry
  • NCEA L2

Q: “What qualification will I get?”

  • Graduates will gain “NCEA Level 2, Vocational Pathway – Construction”

Q: “What is the start date, timetable and course duration?

  • Start dates:
    • You can start any time
  • Timetable:
    • 8:30am – 3:00pm Monday to Friday
  • Course duration:
    • 20 weeks

Q: “What are the costs?”

Q: “What is the location for this course?”

Q: “Is this course available via distance learning?”

  • No, sorry, it is only available in person at the branch listed above

Q: “Is this course available to international students?”

  • No, this course is offered only to NZ citizens or permanent residents

Q: “Is this course best suited to students of a certain age?”

  • Anyone aged 16 years and older is welcome

Q: “Are there any prerequisites?”

  • You must have achieved NCEA Level 1 or above to be eligible for this course

Q: “What do students who have done this course say about it?”

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