Training for Work Courses

Level 3 Building and Construction

New Zealand Certificate in Building, Construction and Allied Trade Skills - Level 3


The building and construction industry needs skilled and qualified workers. If you are starting out - our level 3 programme will give you hands on, practical experience in our workshops and on a building project - before you enter the industry. 14 weeks, full time 9.00 - 3.00pm Mon - Fri

This programme is designed to build skills and understanding of the construction industry. You will also grow your literacy, numeracy and communication skills, try out work placements and develop your employability skills to make you more attractive to any potential employer.

After completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Perform construction tasks and undertake a building project under limited supervision within our training environment
  • Follow safe work practices 
  • Use and maintain tools, equipment and machinery commonly used on building projects
  • Communicate and work collaboratively on a building project
  • Measure and calculate materials commonly used on building projects
  • Develop and use your own project documentation
  • Incorporate other trades into a building project