CONSTRUCTION CARPENTRY Learning Expectations Being able, on acknowledgement of a defined task, before the execution starts, to DETERMINE the necessary MATERIALS and QUANTITY to be used How to physically DEFINE the APPROVED PLOT from the total layout with CARPENTRY SKILLS and TECHNIQUES (in conjunction with the Site Engineer and Surveyor) for a specific project. How to collaborate with the Site Engineer, other professionals and artisans to practically implement the SETTING OUT process by PROFILING and PEGGING the building-line on the PLOT. How to design and practically make the needed FORMWORK to FOUNDATION (depending on the approved foundation design for the project). And STRIKING FORMWORK thereafter. How to design and make to architectural specifications accurate post foundation FORMWORKS for SLABS, COLUMNS and BEAMS of different designs depending on approved structural details. Foundation setting up to approved engineering founHow to design and make basic ROOFS.dation drawings and details. How to design and make FORMWORK for flat or concrete ROOFS. PRE-QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Basic literacy in and use of English language. PRE-COMMENCEMENT SAFETY GEAR Safety googles with side shields Hard hat Steel toe boots Hand gloves Overalls BASIC PRE-COMMENCEMENT TOOLS Flexible measuring tape/BOSCH digital carpenter’s measuring device will be preferred. Framing square. Combination square Level/BOSCH precision levelling tool preferred. Carpenter’s pencil. Chalk line Quick square.