Mike's Trade Wiki
This is a new page for this year, and has been created so my trade students can access and download their theory resources. Feel free to access other information throughout this wiki space, however remember some may be a little out dated. All the current information will be located here.

Section 1
Below is the first two text resource for the year, but before you start, take a look at the YouTube clip Woodwork in the 1940's

Woodwork in the 1940's





Section 2






Section 3

Note below to complete the topic on sustainable building, I have included the PowerPoint presentation we will view in week 4, also a copy of this in handout form as a PDF.






The link below is to a good resource video on sustainable building materials.

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Section 4

The following PDF documents are from the timber development association and 'Timber Solutions' , they will be used in our course for more reference on timber framed construction, they cover townhouse, and multi story timber framesed residential. The basic construction types and details can be found in" Book 2 - Drawing" situated above on this page.


Section 4

This next resource is for later in the year, and is for excavation and concrete


Section 5

The following PDF resource, will be used for the competency Levelling and Set-Out



Section 6

The following PDF is for the communications unit of competency



Trade TEXT resources (this is an additional resource, English 3 part full text for whole trade - very good)




If you like old books, check these out





Section 8
The following PDF will make up text book number 8 on flooring and ground floor construction.