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Basic Building and Construction Skills,
6th Edition

Richard Moran

ISBN-13: 9780170420570 | ISBN-10: 0170420574

Copyright 2021

| Published 2020

| 400 pages

List Price USD $69.25

Overview

Basic Building and Construction Skills, 6e is one of four titles in the Building Skills series. It provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to work safely, efficiently and productively in the building and construction industry. The book comes with bonus online study tools on the Student Website including glossary, web links and flashcards. The bestselling Building Skills series addresses the key competencies of Certificate III in Carpentry. You’ll learn with the aid of colour photographs and illustrations, as well as online tools. Work Health and Safety (WHS) icons identify points for concern, and activities help you apply the knowledge and skills you’ve learned. Covers the following units of competencies CPCCWHS2001 CPCCOM1012 CPCCOM1013 CPCCOM1014 CPCCOM1015 CPCCCA3025 CPCCCA2011 CPCCCA2002 CPCCCM2006

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Meet the Authors

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Richard Moran is a teacher in Carpentry and Joinery at TAFE NSW since 2010. He holds a lead role at Miller campus as the stage 1 Carpentry Coordinator. Richard is a member of the SWSI Carpentry working party that developed a standard set of theory notes and validated assessments for Certificate III Carpentry program that is now used across all SWSI Carpentry sections. Prior to joining TAFE NSW, Richard was working in the real estate industry and running a small business that provided building, carpentry and maintenance services.

  • Content updated based on latest Training Package from Artibus
  • Restructured into four Parts to provide a progressive and practical learning experience that reflects how training is conducted
  • New MindTap containing instructional videos and revsion quizzes
  • New core chapter, 'Apply basic levelling' (CPCCCM2006)
  • New 'Get It Right' photo case studies in every chapter
  • Updated end-of-section worksheets help students assess their understanding of the concepts
  • Updated worksheet questions that help students assess their understanding of the theory and concepts in the chapter
  • Visually engaging and instructive images and photos illustrate concepts
  • Learning tasks encourage students to apply the skills they have learned
  • WH&S aspects are highlighted with specific icons throughout the text for quick information at a glance

Table of Contents

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PART 1- BASIC WORKPLACE SKILLS
Unit 1 – Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
Unit 2 – Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
Unit 3 – Plan and organise work
Unit 4 – Conduct workplace communication

PART 2 - SETTING OUT
Unit 5 – Carry out measurements and calculations
Unit 6 – Read and interpret plans and specifications

PART 3 - USING MATERIALS AND TOOLS
Unit 7 – Handle carpentry and construction materials
Unit 8 – Use carpentry and construction tools and equipment

PART 4 - SITE WORKS
Unit 9 – Apply basic levelling

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

C3 Construction Videos Adopters

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Instant Access for C3 Construction Video Collection for 12 Months

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Instructor Website for Moran's Basic Building and Construction Skills

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This tailored collection of teaching tools includes a solutions manual and mapping to the latest qualification.

Student Website for Moran's Basic Building and Construction Skills

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The student website contains resources for each chapter, including Web links from the text Glossaries, crosswords and flashcards.

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Basic Building and Construction Skills Instructor's Resource Pack

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Premium resources that provide additional instructor support are available for this text, including PowerPoints, Testbanks & Artwork. These resources save you time and are a convenient way to add more depth to your classes, covering additional content and with an exclusive selection of engaging features aligned with the text. The Instructor Resource Pack is included for institutional adoptions of this text when certain conditions are met. The pack is available to purchase for course-level adoptions of the text or as a standalone resource. Contact your Cengage learning consultant for more information.

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Basic Building and Construction Skills

  • ISBN-10: 0170420574
  • ISBN-13: 9780170420570

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