Vocational Studies Employment Skills NCEA 2

Course Details

Level 2 Optional 16-25 Credits


The Vocational Studies Programmes are designed to assist students to prepare for employment and to develop general post-school living skills. Students will spend time in the work force experiencing different work places and working with various industries of their choice. Students will enrol in the Gateway programme and have the additional benefit of gaining qualifications in the workplace.

Entry Requirements:

Class size limited. Interview by teacher in charge required.

Course Contribution:


Leads To:

There are 5 compulsory Vocational Studies subjects, they are; English, Mathematics, Food Technology, Health and Employment Skills. Students choose 1 other option subject to make up the 6 lines.

Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
10781 Produce a plan for future direction 2 3 Internal
12355 Describe stress and ways of dealing with it 2 3 Internal
1294 Be interviewed in a formal interview 2 2 Internal
17602 Apply hazard identification and risk assessment procedures in the workplace 3 4 Internal
19522 Undertake job safety analysis 2 4 Internal
4252 Produce a personal targeted CV (curriculum vitae) 2 2 Internal
4253 Demonstrate knowledge of job search skills 2 3 Internal
6400 Manage first aid in emergency situations 3 2 Internal
6401 Provide first aid 2 1 Internal
6402 Provide resuscitation level 2 1 1 Internal

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