NZ Certificate in Study

& Career Preparation

Exercise Pathway Level 3

Learn the skills required for higher level learning in the field of Health Sciences with HLC's NZ Certificate in Study & Career Preparation (Exercise Pathway) Level 3

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Programme Information

This course is delivered from the following site:

  • HLC Levin Campus

Develop the knowledge you have of how to excel in your sport through refining your knowledge of teaching games for understanding, coaching and instruction practices and undertaking an exercise programme that looks at how being active enhances hauora (Health and Wellbeing). This is an applied practical course, you will be training in a gym and you will get industry knowledge and experience in relation to sporting pathways.

This course complements school studies and develops foundation knowledge leading into higher education, including HLC's Exercise and Sport Qualifications.


On successful completion of the course students will receive:

  • NZ Certificate in Study & Career Preparation (Exercise Pathway) Level 3


Programme Fee - $2,992.00


18 February 2019 - 28 June 2019

The course content will include:

  • Career and Study Skills

  • Communication Skills

  • Introduction to Exercise

  • Introduction to Sport Provision

Entry Requirements

Students will need Literacy and Numeracy requirements of NCEA Level 1 or equivalent. Because students may be working in schools, all applicants are required to authorise HLC & UCOL to obtain a background check from the New Zealand Police Licensing and Vetting Agency. Convictions of any offence may not necessarily exclude applicants from enrolment; the decision is at the discretion of the Programme Leader.

Where to from here?

On successful completion of this programme graduates will be prepared to further their education in the Sports and Exercise fields.

This programme is run in partnership with UCOL.