2 Challenge the Limits (2CLMT1)

Course Description

Develop a core of skills to be safe and thrive in the outdoor environment.  You will learn about the weather, navigation, trip planning and preparation, experience tramping, and an overnight camp. Pursuits will be tramping, rock climbing, and mountain biking.  This course will include 1 overnight tramping trip.


This course will likely involve regular offsite trips in the afternoon after school finishes. The dates and times will be confirmed when the course starts. Course costs cover transport, activity fees, rock climbing gear. Access to a suitable mountain bike will bring the cost of the course down.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary Course Contribution
● This course includes a range of Field Trips at a cost of $350.00 to deepen and reinforce learning. * Course cost to be added to statements at the start of the course.
● Learners will be expected to assist with and supply their own property (supply a pack, rain jacket, thermals, and footwear) for overnight and day trip excursions

Optional Items - Recommended for home purchase and use
● Dedicated learner laptop (Chrome book suitable) with learners own headset recommended.

In addition to the Senior Stationery list on our My School Office Max Portal.

No additional stationery items needed for this course are required.

To keep costs low, we recommend only buying the items of stationery you do not have. Your child is welcome to bring items from home, perhaps purchased in previous years and repurposed to save money. This could include erasers, headphones, scientific calculators, and padlocks for the lockers if they already have one.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 457 v7
Demonstrate mountain biking skills on grade 2 terrain
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 32840 v1
Demonstrate knowledge of preparation for an outdoor activity

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 5
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0


Please be aware, our charges may change