Sport Leadership NCEA Level 3



This is NOT an ‘approved subject’ for University Entrance. However, the Level 3 credits may be counted towards an NCEA Level 3 Certificate which is also required for University Entrance. Standards marked (N) may be used towards meeting the Level 1 Numeracy requirements.


Open to students from Year 13. Cannot be done in conjunction with Level 3 Physical Education

Course Description:

The programme will develop leadership techniques with a focus on the role of the coach in sport, delivering sport skills and correct exercise technique. The MIT Certificate of Achievement in Sport Leadership programme provides an opportunity for students to experience the tertiary education environment while still at secondary school. The course is done in partnership with Manukau Institute of Technology.

Achievement Standards:

391501(N)Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting4InternalCompulsory

Unit Standards:

320673Demonstrate knowledge of injury prevention and risk and injury management in sport or recreation4InternalCompulsory
321648Apply basic psychological skills to sports performance4InternalCompulsory
322768Conduct and review a beginner level coaching session6InternalCompulsory
322771Plan a beginner level coaching session for sport participants4InternalCompulsory
37021Demonstrate exercise techniques8InternalCompulsory

Assessment Summary: