NCEA Level 3 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
Self confidence - Communication skills
Self pride - 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.
Students will need to go on field trips to visit places of work. This will involve day trips and may involve overnight stays, all planned to integrate the standards being taught.
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: 24 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 credits.
Physical Education: Teaching, Fitness Industry, Sports Coaching, Sport and Recreation, Armed Forces, Police, Personal Trainer, Physiotherapist Health: Nursing, Medicine, Law, Politics, Social Sciences, Education, Diversional Therapist, Psychologist, Acupuncturist, Ambulance Officer, Anaesthetist, Biomedical Engineer, Chiropractor, Clinical Coder, Community Karitane, Dental Assistant, Dental Hygienist, Dental Technician, Dental Therapist, Dentist, Diagnostic Radiologist, Dietitian, Dispensing Optician, Environmental Health Officer, General Practitioner, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Health Promoter, Massage Therapist, Midwife, Natural Health Therapist, Nursing Support and Care Worker, Occupational Therapist, Optometrist, Osteopath, Pathologist, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Physician,
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.