West Coast Trades Academy

West Coast Outdoor Leadership Level 2 & 3

Here is your chance to gain leadership skills with the wild West Coast as your classroom!

Come and learn the introductory level skills in Outdoor Adventure and Leadership and gain self-confidence and self-management skills. This course is both practical and experiential.

At level 2, your first year, mountain biking, rock climbing, rafting and tramping are the activities you will enjoy to develop your communication and leadership skills.

Through your second year in our level 3 programme, you will build on the Outdoor Adventure and Leadership, self-confidence and self-management skills gained in Level 2. There is a focus on leadership within this programme which will further develop your communication and leadership skills whilst developing your climbing, mountain biking, white water and overnight tramping experiences.

Note: Completion of the Outdoor Adventure/Leadership Level 2 is a prerequisite for enrolling on Level 3

Key details

Credits:Level 2: 22. Level 3: 26
Duration:34 weeks per year, this is a 2 year programme
Timetable:4, one week residential block courses per year
Starts:February 2021
Ends:November 2022
ProviderTai Poutini Polytechnic

What you learn:

Employment Options:

Further Study Options:

  • Check out the 2021 Programme PDF Guide here!
  • Talk to your school Trades Academy co-ordinator or careers advisor

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