NCEA Level 2 Service Preparation
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Rameka
This course is to provide an introduction to life in the services (Army, Navy, Air Force, Police and Fire). It is a motivating and disciplined programme to also help students develop as young adults. Areas to be developed include: confidence, pride, personal fitness, communication skills, teamwork and leadership.
Topics taught will include:
- Roles, responsibilities and career paths of each service - Fitness and leadership activities
- Rank structures - Time management
- Services history and core values - First aid
- Basic drill and personal presentation
- Being a New Zealand citizen compared to the cultural differences in the wider world.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
It is recommended that students pay for costs of approximately $150 which are required to visit the various camps, bases and stations of the different services.
Recommended Prior Learning
Physically and mentally prepared to accept the challenges presented throughout the year.
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 21 credits.
Accountant, Accounts Officer, Actuary, Administration Officer, Advertising Specialist, Advertising Sales and Marketing Manager, Aeronautical Engineer, Aeroplane Pilot, Agricultural Technician, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Air Traffic Controller, Aircraft Loader, Aircraft, Maintenance Engineer, Aircraft Refueller, Animal Attendant, Archivist, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Auctioneer, Auditor, Baker, Bank Worker, Barrister, Bartender, Beauty Therapist, Bicycle Mechanic, Brewer, Bus Driver, Butcher, Buyer, Cafe Worker, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Camping Ground, Manager, Caretaker, Carpet Cleaner, Cashier, Casino Worker, Check-in Agent, Chef. Chemist, Cinema Projectionist, Cleaner, Conservator, Contact Centre Worker, Cook, Courier/Postie, Curator, Customs/Freight Broker, Debt Collector, Deckhand, Delivery Driver, Demonstrator, Dietitian, Diver, Diversional Therapist, Dog Trainer, Driving Instructor, Economist, Energy Auditor, Events Manager, Exhibition Technician, Finance Manager, Financial Adviser,
It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.
Credits listed may change.