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Introduction to New Zealand Policing (Level 3)

Gain an understanding of the knowledge, skills and attributes associated with New Zealand Policing and potentially other agencies in New Zealand. Delivered in partnership with local police, students also have an opportunity to explore the physical and leadership requirements of being a Police Officer.


Introduction to Health and Wellbeing (Level 3)

Mental health, wellbeing, caregiver and nursing professionals have been seen to be essential services recently more than ever and the demand for these professional services is high.


New Zealand Uniformed Service Preparation (Level 3)

This course is designed to help you learn about all aspects of uniformed service careers including Defence, Fire, St John, Search & Rescue, Police and Coast Guard. Gain an understanding of the options within these careers and what skills are currently being recruited for. The course will set you on the path for fitness, interview skills, careers, and working as a team. 


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