Vocational Studies Employment Skills NCEA 3
Course DetailsLevel 3 Optional 16-25 Credits
Purpose: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.
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.
Some or all of the following will be offered:
|1296||Interview in an informal situation||3||3||Internal|
|17592||Identify the causes of back injury and methods to prevent back injuries in the workplace||3||4||Internal|
|17594||Demonstrate knowledge of hearing conservation in the workplace||3||3||Internal|
|18408||Demonstrate knowledge of fire and emergency warden duties in the workplace||3||3||Internal|
|2990||Read texts to research information||3||4||Internal|
|3271||Suppress fire with hand extinguishers and fixed hose reels||2||1||Internal|
|4251||Plan a career pathway||3||2||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|