To support the development of the programme leading to the New Zealand Diploma in Detailing (Structural) level 5, new skill standards have been developed for the introductory programme due to be delivered in 2024.
The Technical Advisory Group have the first group of standards drafted are seeking your feedback on these.
Produce technical sketches by hand
Produce a drawing set using 2D computer-aided design software
Produce a digital structural model using 3D computer-aided design software
Apply measurement conventions to structural detailing
Evaluate the properties, applications and limitations of steel and concrete used in structural systems
Describe basic structural systems used in construction
Describe structural component fabrication processes and on-site construction methods
Describe construction industry stakeholders, communication systems and regulatory frameworks
If you have an interest in these new standards and wish to provide feedback, please get in touch with Tracy-Lee Burkhart.