National Certificate in Building, Construction and Allied Trades Skills Level 1

The National Certificate in Building, Construction and Allied Trades Skills Level 1 covers skills in communication, literacy, maths, quality standards, workshop procedures, drawing and sketching, job specifications, health and safety, materials knowledge (including timber, metal, plastic, glass and rubber), and hand tools, power tools, and operating fixed machinery.

What resources are provided?

  • Teaching and learning resources
  • Plans and specifications for workshop projects
  • Construction-specific exemplars
  • Assessment guidelines, checklists and tools that can be used in the classroom and "onsite".

For your convenience, we have included the versions of the unit standards to which these resources relate.  (Newer versions of these unit standards are available on NZQA's website.  A summary of the changes will be added to the Site Notes and Changes section of this site in due course. Resources will be updated throughout 2019, ready for roll-out of the new versions in 2020. Anyone wishing to develop resources for these themselves are requested to submit them to [email protected] for pre-moderation.)