Garin College Garin College

Level 2 Physical Education

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: M. Parr.

Entry Guidelines

The best preparation for this course is for learners to engage in and achieve 10 Credits from the Physical Education Level 1 course. Entry can also be discussed with the Head of Faculty if PE was not studied in the previous year. 

This course has a large practical component and covers physical performance, personal training, social responsibility, skill learning, sports sociology and coaching. The achievement standard assessments are in the form of a written report and/or a practical demonstration.

This course is valuable for anyone interested in the sport and exercise industry and will lay foundations for health related studies as well as going some way to develop personal traits useful to all in the future.


Health and Physical Education


Level 3 Outdoor Education, Level 3 Physical Education

Career Pathways

Acupuncturist, Aeroplane Pilot, Paramedic, Heavy Truck Driver, Courier/Delivery Agent, Earthmoving Machine Operator, Bus Driver, Taxi Driver/Chauffeur, Delivery Driver, Emergency Management Officer, Civil Engineer, Psychologist, Industrial Designer, Customs Broker/Freight Forwarder, General Practitioner, Driving Instructor, Marine Engineer, Groundsperson, Helicopter Pilot, Horse Trainer, Train Driver, Packhouse Worker, Photographer, Television Presenter, Tow Truck Operator, Clinical Physiologist, Farm Assistant, Naturopath, Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Actor, Personal Trainer/Exercise Professional, Air Force Aviator, Air Force Officer, Aircraft Loader, Zookeeper, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Building and Construction Labourer, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Flooring Installer, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Diver, Concrete Worker, Stonemason, Sports Coach/Official, Driller, Fencer, Firefighter, Ranger, Professional Sportsperson, Security Officer/Guard, Massage Therapist, Model, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Occupational Therapist, Parking Officer, Physiotherapist, Recreation Co-ordinator, Roading Construction Worker, Roadmarker, Roofer, Secondary School Teacher

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Approximately $40 for local field trips (dependent on student numbers)


An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.

All approvals for courses through this system are subject to satisfactory achievement in remaining internal standards and external examinations. Course Confirmation Day will run at the start of next year, where final approval for each course will be confirmed.