Subsidies are available to teachers working in New Zealand schools to complete the New Zealand Certificate in Outdoor Leadership (EOTC), designed specifically for teachers and EOTC co-ordinators in schools and kura, or private contractors providing these services to schools.
Check where the qualification sits within the Skills Active Qualification Pathways Map
Get in touch with a Skills Active Learning Support Advisor (LSA) in your region for more information.
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Validates your role as a professional in EOTC to schools and parents
Gives formal acknowledgment of your specialist EOTC skills and knowledge
Is a valuable professional development opportunity
Provides a useful stepping stone in your career pathway
Valued at $260 the subsidy is payable on completion of the award if you:
The subsidy is paid to the school by EONZ on completion of the qualification.
Send an email to EONZ to find out if you are eligible and what to do to gain access
Contact a Skills Active Learning Support Advisor (LSA), discuss intent and notify if you are eligible for a subsidy.
Submit a Skills Active Training Agreement as follows their website process. The LSA will support you.
Complete the coursework and assessment process to gain the award.
On completion of the award: