Level 3 Gateway

13GTW
Course Description

Contact Person: L. Vojta

This programme offers “hands on” workplace learning for students while they gain industry and NCEA qualifications. It includes up to one day per week in the workplace where students gain increased knowledge about the industry and workplace expectations. Students can be placed anywhere in the Nelson Tasman region that has the ability to take on one or more work experience students.



Course Overview

Term 1
Students will complete a Workplace First Aid and Workplace Health and Safety Certificate in preparation for their work experience placement. Students will also complete a Career Pathway Planning unit to identify a career pathway option with links to education, learning and work.

Term 2
Students will start their individual learning plans which focus on industry specific units of work.
Students will also start work experience in the community.
Students will complete a self defense course through the Women's Self Defense Network - Wāhine Toa.

Term 3
Students will continue working on their individual learning plans and their work experience in the community.

Term 4
Students will complete their individual learning plans.

Entry Requirements

Open to Year 13 students who, through their schooling and extra curricular activities, demonstrate the NCG PRIDE values. Students will also be able to display self management and  commitment to complete an individual learning plan. Students are required to go through an interview process in order to be accepted into this programme. 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 497 v10 Demonstrate knowledge of workplace health and safety requirements
1
I
3
U.S. 4251 v8 Plan a career pathway
3
I
3
U.S. 6400 v6 Manage first aid in an emergency situation
3
I
2
U.S. 6401 v6 Provide first aid
2
I
1
U.S. 6402 v8 Provide basic life support
1
I
1
U.S. 17592 v5 Identify the causes of back injury and methods to prevent back injuries in the workplace
3
I
4
U.S. 17593 v5 Apply safe work practices in the workplace
2
I
4
U.S. 17602 v6 Apply hazard identification and risk assessment procedures in the workplace
3
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.