Hospitality Supported Learning Level 1 Hospitality Supported Learning Level 1

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STP hospitality

ProgrammePart-time, 1 year (while still at school)

Annual Fees(indicative 2019)

Qualification name

Hospitality Supported Learning (Level 1) Fees may apply to international students

Programme code




NZQF credits




Applications due

Received all year



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Programme Content

Gain practical skills and knowledge for entry-level employment in the hospitality sector.

Dual Enrolment programmes are FREE if you're in Years 11, 12 or 13 and a great way to earn NCEA credits and get a feel for tertiary study, while you’re still at school.

If you have a disability, this course provides you with a supported learning environment to help you transition from school to the workplace.

You'll gain first-hand experience in cookery, baking, restaurant service and hospitality service. You'll also participate in practical activities like eating out and preparing a light meal, plus you'll learn about personal safety and basic hospitality terminology.

Students must be physically able to participate in all kitchen activities and meet the demands of commercial hospitality environments.

This programmes runs two mornings per week (Mondays and Tuesdays 9:30am - 12:00pm).

*Places are limited and funding is dependent on availability. Some courses may incur costs, depending on the learner's eligibility.

Programme Credits

NZQF credits in the table below are awarded to you on completion of this programme. These credits contribute to achieving your NCEA qualification.

Entry requirements

Academic requirements
  • To enrol you must be in Year 11, 12 or 13 at a secondary school and a New Zealand citizen, permanent resident or hold a visa that allows you to be enrolled in a New Zealand secondary school.

    If you are interested in enrolling in a Dual Enrolment course, you should first talk to your secondary school or with Ara.

    As different programmes are offered, entry requirements, application, and interview processes (including selection criteria) may vary.

Alternative requirements
Additional requirements
English requirements
  • If English isn't your first language, you may be required to provide evidence of your English language skills. Refer to the Acceptable Alternative Chart or contact us for an assessment.

Acceptable Alternatives Chart

Application Documents

Unit / Achievement Standard Number Unit Standard Title Version No NZQF Credits Level 1 Credits Level 2 Credits Level 3 Credits
29310 Apply basic skills and practices in a workplace context (supported learning) 1 8 8
29308 Apply numeracy skills in a range of day to day contexts (supported learning) 1 5 5
29301 Demonstrate strategies to ensure personal safety (supported learning) 1 4 4
29299 Access and use facilities and services in the community (supported learning) 1 4 4
29298 Maintain routines and commitments (supported learning) 1 8 8