Construction Hand & Power Tools

    Course details

    • Code: CONS.3104
    • Fee: $726*
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Carpentry
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class50 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Secondary Tertiary Pathway Delivery
LocationRotorua Trades Academy, Taupo Trades Academy, Tokoroa Trades Academy, Whakatane Trades Academy

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to safely select, operation and maintain hand and power tools used within the construction industry.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. read and interpret verbal, written and visual information in relation to safe and correct use of hand tools and construction process requirements; and
  2. demonstrate and apply knowledge of the selection, use, safe operation and maintenance of hand and power tools used within the construction industry.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

This course includes NZQA unit standards 12927, 12998, 13000 and 24350.

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework


*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017