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Trowel occupations Module 3: Working with drawings.

Summary

Working drawings are critical to construction work. It is essential that everyone in the building team is able to understand and interpret them as appropriate to their needs. To do this requires good spatial skills, an understanding of scale and the ability to interpret symbols and metric measurement. In this module learners have the opportunity to practise these skills using real drawings available in the Source material. The focus pages aim to help the learner to interpret construction drawings using their knowledge of space and shape, understand the technical language and abbreviations, read and convert metric measurements, understand scale. Word files and audio files related to this module are available in the Trowel Occupations zip file.