Level 3 Gateway

13GAT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Parsons

• The Gateway programme is a structured workplace learning opportunity for senior students (Year 12 & 13). It is an opportunity for senior students to gain hands-on experience relevant to their field of study or in the industry they want to work in when they leave school. 
• An Independent Education Plan (IEP) is designed for each student and will provide details of study and assessment in the workplace. 
• Students gain credits towards industry standards (NZQA) and/or National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA). 
• Gateway is about making learning relevant and to broaden students’ options by offering them both traditional and workplace learning. 
• Learner driver’s licence programme will be available to selected students who meet the criteria. 
• The core generic programme covered in class totals 30 credits, plus credits from the Workplace. All students undergo Workplace First Aid and Site Safety training (if required for their workplace). 

1. Industrial/Vocational Based Units: An individual workplace learning plan is designed for each student and provides details of study and assessment in the workplace. 

Students will be provided with industry specific units and gain credits towards industry standards (NZQA) and/or National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA). Some of these maybe required to be done outside of school hours or within the school holidays. 
2. Work Experience: Industry based work experience requires you to be out of school one day per week over terms 1 & 2. 


Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements: 
 Entry to this course is strictly limited. 
 Successful applicants must have a minimum of 8 credits in Level 1 Numeracy and Literacy plus good attendance, behavioural and work ethic records. 


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. 543 v8 Work in a new workplace
1
I
3
U.S. 1980 v9 Describe, from an employee perspective, ways of dealing with employment relationship problems
3
I
3
U.S. 1982 v9 Demonstrate knowledge of collective employment agreement negotiation processes
3
I
2
U.S. 4251 v8 Plan a career pathway
3
I
3
U.S. 7121 v6 Demonstrate skills to search and select information
1
I
2
U.S. 10781 v6 Produce a plan for own future directions
2
I
3
U.S. 12383 v8 Explore career options and their implications
2
I
3
U.S. 17592 v5 Identify the causes of back injury and methods to prevent back injuries in the workplace
3
I
4
U.S. 17602 v6 Apply hazard identification and risk assessment procedures in the workplace
3
I
4
U.S. 21834 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of introductory aviation terminology
2
I
2
U.S. 21840 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages for service on board an aircraft
3
I
3
U.S. 21842 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of and comply with food hygiene requirements on board an aircraft
3
I
4
U.S. 23755 v2 Identify and self-evaluate the demands of a specific role in a tourism workplace
3
I
3
U.S. 29363 v1 Learn to drive a vehicle within the conditions of a Class 1 New Zealand learner driver licence
1
I
2
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 44 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 44 credits.

Disclaimer

Course availability is dependent on numbers and staffing, and course entry will be confirmed at the beginning of 2021. Students will be required to select additional back-up courses as part of this process.