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Course Details - - Salisbury High School

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NASSSA TitleStackable Advanced Brick and Blocklaying
Host OrganisationSalisbury High School
Course Length1 Semester (0.5 years)
Course DescriptionThe emphasis is placed on practical activities to develop the bricklaying skills of the students. The training starts with structured theory lessons, followed by hands on skills activities and the completion of assignments at the end of each module of work. Students will use and experience a variety of common bricklaying tools, plant and equipment. During the course, they will complete a number of practical projects including the use of bricklaying tools and materials, the building of simple structures and basic concreting. Students will find out about the long history of the craft and how demand for brick structures remains strong in South Australia
PathwaysStudents may be able to gain apprenticeships in bricklaying, stonemasonry, solid plastering or tiling
Entry RequirementsStudents must have previously completed Certificate I or Certificate II in construction.
Other RequirementsRegular attendance in class and ability to complete work on time is essential. Students must be prepared to complete work at home if required. Students are required to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including steel cap shoes or boots
Delivery Location(s)Salisbury High School, 14 Farley Grove, Salisbury North, SA, 5108
Located in the Trade Training Centre facility, between the oval nd school buildings on Farley rove or ad side of the school
Dates and Times18 weekly sessions at Salisbury High School on Thursdays from 08:30 until 15:30.
Commencement date to be confirmed.
Work Placement10 days
The qualification does not require work placement. Opportunity will be given to students demonstrating a genuine interest in gaining casual employment in industry where available. Students will participate in school in-venue events/ functions as organised by the facilitator
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 20 SACE credits
140 nominal hours can be resulted under a Certificate III in Brick & Block laying. Credits granted to the student is dependent on the units of competency completed by the student toward the qualification
Units Of Competency
ElectiveCPCCBL3005Lay masonry walls and corners76 nominal hours
 CPCCBL2001Handle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials16 nominal hours
 CPCCBL2002Use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment30 nominal hours
 CPCCCO2013Carry out concreting to simple forms20 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
All courses will be finished by week 10, Term 2 (week beginning 27 June) and exclude school holiday breaks or public holidays
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   16
Orientation DetailsCourse orientation and induction occurs during the first training session by the trainer with host school VET Leader support. All home schools are required to conduct WorkPRO (or similar) prior to students commencing a course.
Public TransportWalk from Salisbury Interchange
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