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Construction Craft Worker Certifcate Level 1


Department: CAREER TRAINING (TRADES)
Program Delivery Location: Community Based
Credential: Certificate
Format: Full-Time
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Construction Craft Worker Certifcate Level 1

NVIT is offering a two year Construction Craft Worker program. A Construction Craft Worker installs utility piping, places concrete, constructs roads, performs selective demolition, performs underground work, assists skilled tradespersons such as carpenters, bricklayers and cement finishers in construction activities, helps heavy equipment operators secure special attachments to equipment, guide operators in moving equipment and perform labouring activities at construction sites. They are employed by a wide variety of general contractors, municipalities, and oil and gas companies.


The curriculum follows the Industry Training Authority (ITA) accredited program profile guidelines and requirements in order to earn the Red Seal Certification for the 1st and 2nd Level Apprenticeship. The standards for this program were reviewed and/or updated are consistent with ITA on the dates below. Program Standards Approved: June 2014


For detailed information on the scope of knowledge and skills taught and assessed in this program, refer to the Program Outline, available on the ITA website: http://www.itabc.ca/program/construction-craft-worker 

CONSTRUCTION CRAFT WORKER LEVEL 1
COURSE NO. COURSE NAME % OF TIME (120 HOURS) THEORY PRACTICAL TOTAL HOURS LINE A USE SAFE WORK PRACTICES 10% 100% 12 LINE B USE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT 5% 100% 6 LINE C ORGANIZE WORK 16% 60% 40% 19.2 LINE D SITE WORK 20% 70% 30% 24 LINE E SCAFFOLDING AND ACCESS EQUIPMENT 8% 30% 70% 9.6 LINE F CONCRETE WORK 25% 30% 70% 30 LINE H UTILITIES AND PIPELINE 10% 50% 50% 12 LINE I ROADWORK 6% 100% 7.2 100% 120

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