Gateway

NCEA Level 2

Qualifications:

• NCEA Level 2
• Industry specific credits
• Opportunity to achieve First Aid Certificate
• Opportunity to achieve Health and Safety in the workplace Certificate

Entry:

• Students must show enthusiasm for their chosen Industry
• Students who take this course are expected to attend their on the job training every week
• Students are expected to catch up on any missed work from other classes when they are out on the job training
• Students will be ‘cleared’ for on the job training by DP’s, Deans Gateway staff and Parents prior to placement
• Students are expected to achieve at least 23 level 2 credits from the Gateway assessment schedule
• Students should also take a trade based subject in school e.g.: Hospitality, PBT, Sport etc

Outline:

This course is aimed at students who wish to take a purely internal based course. The course will include a variety of Internal Unit Standards from Level 1 and 2.

Highlights:

• To provide students with on the job training in their chosen Industry
• The course aims to:
             • Help the student gain on the job training and qualifications
             • Increase the students confidence in the workplace
             • Assist students make decisions for post school training and education
             • Develop work ‘readiness’
• Participate in the Inspired Kiwi Experience
• Gain 40 Level 2 credits by the end of T3 (including required Level 1 literacy and numeracy credits) and have the opportunity to gain fork lift licence, Site Safe Certificate, Baby Sitting Certificate (Plunket), Electrical Site Safe Certificate, Specific Industry credits and extension credits
• Complete Career Quest and an up to date CV
• Experience an Interview with a recruiting agency (and possibly gain employment)
• Visit the Coca Cola Careers Expo
• Meet the VIBE Y.T.S (Youth Transition Service)