Year 12 Service Academy
Teacher in Charge: Mr D. McDermott
This is a unit standard programme for students considering a career in the New Zealand Forces or more suited to Education outside the classroom. Students who are selected to be part the Service Academy will attend between 2 and 4 compulsory camps throughout the year offering an opportunity to develop or enhance leadership skills for the future.
A large component of services academy is fitness. Students will have access to weekly fitness training, strength/weights training and complete coaching & sport unit standards through MIT. Some students will also participate in gateway and workplace opportunities.
Compulsory induction camp for all students - 10 days.
Bushcraft compulsory camp - 3 days for level 2 students.
Possible basic leader's camp for 2 students with NZDF
Possible Advanced leader's camp for 2 students with NZDF
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.