New Zealand Certificate in Recreation and Sport (Core Skills) Level 2

 

 

 

Programme Tutor

       Janelle Te Rauna Lamont

       06 868 1081

 

Programme Information

 

Entry Requirements

To gain admission to Turanga Ararau you need to be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident. To gain entry to the programme you will need to have literacy and numeracy skills at step 2 or above on the assessment tool.

 

Programme Outcomes

This programme is designed to help you gain employment or higher learning in the outdoor recreation and sport industries. On completing this programme you will be awarded the National Certificate in Recreation and Sport Level 2

 

All unit standards for Courses 1 2 and 3 are compulsory

Course One – Customer Service

Units

Description

     Level

     Credits

1304

Facilitate safety of patrons at a recreation workplace

2

3

28516

Demonstrate knowledge of time management

2

3

425

Experience day tramps

2

3

430

Demonstrate bush survival skills

2

3

9677

Participate in a team or group which has an objective

2

3

 

Course Two – Sport and Fitness

Units

Description

     Level

    Credits

6571

Demonstrate relevance of principles of nutrition to health

2

2

21793

Demonstrate correct technique when using basic gym equipment  

2

2

21794

Demonstrate, instruct, and monitor static stretching 

2

3

21795

Demonstrate, instruct, and monitor safe and correct use of cardiovascular exercise equipment

2

3

27299

Describe benefits of participation in recreation in the local community

2

2

22769

Demonstrate knowledge of basic skills and rules at a beginner level for sport

2

2

 

 

Course 3 – Recreation

Units

Description

    Level

   Credits

27297

Facilitate safety of patrons at a recreation workplace

2

3

12394

Demonstrate knowledge of time management

2

3

425

Experience day tramps

2

3

430

Demonstrate bush survival skills

2

3

9677

Participate in a team or group which has an objective

2

3

 

Programme Dates and Hours

Start Date: It is planned to run this programme mid-year

 

Hours will generally be from 8.30am to 3.30pm with an hour for lunch.

 

The on job work experience component will follow industry hours so you can expect to be on the job working at 8am am and finishing at 5.00 pm from Monday to Friday. You will also need to be available for overnight camps.

 

Programme Outcomes

On successfully completing this programme you will have the qualification, skills and knowledge to:

 

Education Progress to:

  • New Zealand Certificate in Outdoor Experiences Level 3
  • New Zealand Certificate in Outdoor Recreation Level 3

 

Employment

Gain entry level paid employment or work as a volunteer in the outdoor recreation or sports sectors.  You will also be able to operate safely and competently in low-risk environments.

 

Once you are in employment you can continue to upskill and complete industry qualifications through the Industry Training Organisation, Skills Active Aotearoa with the support of your employer.