New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2) - sports

Wellington - 11 March 2024

New Zealand Institute of Sport

NZQA Level: 2
NZQA Credits: 60
Learning Style: In-Person Learning
16 weeks
Start Date:
End Date:
5 July 2024

This qualification is designed for 16-19 year old learners who want to learn introductory, practical knowledge of the sports and recreation industry, including what careers are available and what further study is on offer. This hands-on programme provides learners with the confidence to continue onto Level 3 courses at NZIS, and/or take up junior voluntary roles in the sports industry.

Kick start your career in the sport, fitness & recreation industry.

If you are 16 – 19 years old and are interested in Sport, this FREE course is the perfect starting point.

You won't be stuck in a classroom all day! Over 16 weeks you’ll be busy working with your hands, doing projects, going on field trips and you'll get an introduction into the sport, recreation and fitness industries.
You’ll also meet others like you, learn about different cultures, visit a marae and get to visit some industry workplaces
1:1 support from your tutor: We understand that everyone’s different. That’s why take the time to tailor our teaching to suit your learning style.
Further study: After this Level 2 course, you will be able to gain entry to any of our Level 3 courses.

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New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2)
  • Aged between 16 – 19 years

  • You must be a New Zealand citizen or have New Zealand permanent residency 

  • Free for those aged 16-19! (Conditions apply)

You may be eligible for financial support during your studies with Youth Training Funding, this means New Zealand Institute of Sport will cover:

  • Tuition Fees

  • Gymnasium Membership

  • NZIS Certificate in Sport & Recreation Apparel, including training gear, and tracksuit

  • Course related field trips

  • All Course Resources and Facilities

  • Travel Allowance

Speak to us about your eligibility for Free Study and financial support on enquiry.  


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