National Certificate in Architectural Aluminium Joinery (Installation)

Building and Construction Industry Training Organisation

Subject area

Carpentry and Joinery

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Entry requirements

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for people working in the architectural aluminium joinery and/or construction trades industries who install aluminium joinery products (windows and doors) for residential and light commercial buildings.

The qualification covers the knowledge and skills related to glazing aluminium joinery products, principles and procedures for aluminium window installation, installing residential and light commercial joinery products, using adhesives and sealants, principles and methods used in weatherproofing buildings, giving building site related oral instructions, writing build site related communications, using hand tools, using portable power tools, employing customer service techniques, using safe work practices with glass, and on construction sites, applying time management techniques, collaborating within a group/team which has an objective, leading a group/team to achieve an objective, and implementing work team plans.

This qualification can lead on from the National Certificate in Architectural Aluminium Joinery (Assembly and Glazing) (Level 3) with an optional strand in Cutting and Machining [Ref: 0766].

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Building at this level can earn:


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Scholarship information

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 381 6430
Fax: (04) 381 6431

Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.

Campus locations


Level 5, Master Builders House
234 Wakefield Street

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