Students need to be employed in the construction industry in order to be assessed against practical unit standards. Students must be in a role where they either already have, or are able to take on, supervisory responsibilities.
The following prerequisites also apply:
Students must hold a qualification in carpentry at Level 4,
a Trade Certificate in a building or construction trade OR have completed an approved apprenticeship,
have equivalent knowledge and skills.
Students must have achieved NCEA Level 2,
equivalent academic achievement.
Students may also be granted entry to the programme at the discretion of the Executive Dean on a case-by-case basis.