- Code: CONS.4102
- Fee: $726*
- Level: 4
- Credits: 15
- EFTS: 0.125
- Subject: Carpentry
|Time in class||24 (approximate total hours)|
|Offered (indicative)||Semester 1, Semester 2|
Semester 1 intake: Mokoia Campus Only
|Location||Rotorua (Mokoia), Tokoroa, Taupo, Whakatane, Taumarunui|
The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to understand and apply a range of theoretical and practical carpentry skills for roof framing construction to a single-level residential dwelling, and to erect a roof structure in a safe and professional manner.
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Identify and describe a range of roof structures.
- Outline the principles of setting-out purlins and framing for openings.
- Read and interpret plans, working drawings and specifications to calculate quantities for roof framing requirements.
- Set-out purlins.
- Frame-out for roof penetrations.
- Construct an equally pitched gable end roof, including eaves and verges, to plans and specifications to comply with NZS:3604 and the requirements of working at height.
*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