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Gateway Training

Introducing ServiceIQ Gateway training


ServiceIQ offers a wide range of great Gateway training that helps students gain skills, experience, and kick-start a career in the exciting services industry when they leave school. They’ll also gain unit standards and make professional contacts that can help open doors to a wide range of fantastic jobs and careers in the growing aviation, tourism, hospitality and retail service.

The ultimate role could be a chef, retail supervisor, store manager, pilot, tour guide, travel consultant, restaurant food and beverage manager, aeronautical engineer, airport operations manager, air traffic controller, hotel manager, warehouse or retail distribution manager, tourism operator, and many more.

Gateway options

There are two types of Gateway training available: Readymade by ServiceIQ, and DIY where your school's Gateway Coordinators select the best ServiceIQ products to create tailor-made learning programmes for students. The DIY option is especially helpful for students who aspire to be cooks, chefs, or build a career in New Zealand’s booming tourism industry.

Gateway training takes place in the classroom and/or an industry workplace. Choose the most suitable options for your school and students below.


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Readymade ServiceIQ Gateway Training 

The readymade Gateway training has been created by ServiceIQ in partnership with industry businesses and organisations, and includes full training resources.

 

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The Warehouse Red Shirts in Schools Gateway training

ServiceIQ and The Warehouse have partnered to offer students a glimpse of what it is like to work in retail.

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Warehouse Stationery Blue Shirts in Schools Gateway training

ServiceIQ and Warehouse Stationery have partnered to offer students a glimpse of what it is like to work in retail.

Hospitality
McDonald's OASIS Gateway training

ServiceIQ and McDonalds have partnered to offer students a glimpse of what it is like to work in hospitality.

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The Rock Shop & KBB Music Gateway training

ServiceIQ, NZ Rockshops and KBB Music have partnered to offer students a glimpse of what it is like to work in retail.

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ServiceIQ Cultural Camp Gateway training

ServiceIQ offers a choice of fantastic Gateway Tourism Cultural Camps held at beautiful maraes around the country.

Aviation Gateway
Aviation Gateway training

ServiceIQ offer students a chance to find out what it's like to work in aviation.

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Step-by-step Process Guide For Readymade Gateway Training

To help you get Readymade Gateway Training at your school, we have developed a step-by-step process guide for you to follow. All documents mentioned in this process guide can be downloaded in the Gateway Essential Downloads section at the very bottom of this page.

Download Step-by-step Process Guide


 

DIY Gateway

DIY ServiceIQ Gateway Training

Create your own training with our products

DIY Gateway invites Gateway coordinators to handpick products and create tailored training that best meets their students’ needs and career ambitions. There is a wide range of products to choose from across the different service sectors. Many schools use this proven approach to prepare students with great basic skills and knowledge essential for careers in tourism and hospitality, such as cooks, chefs, baristas, and food and beverage managers. 

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Important note

Gateway products must be ordered using the Gateway Student Registration and Resource Order Form. They cannot be ordered from our online shop. Schools resources will not be delivered during holiday periods.

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Choose Your Training Products

To find the full range of approved unit standards, products and product packages for your school to use with Gateway training, download this Gateway Training resources and guide. 

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Step-by-step Process Guide for DIY Gateway Training

To help you get DIY Gateway Training at your school, we have developed a step-by-step process guide for you to follow. All documents mentioned in this process guide can be downloaded in the Gateway Essential Downloads section at the very bottom of this page.

Download Step-by-step Process Guide

Who can do Gateway?

Gateway is available to all secondary school students in Years 11 to 13+.

Gateway students should be:
  • organised – turn up on time, show they are reliable and able to manage their time effectively
  • motivated – show pride in their personal presentation and have standards for their own work; show initiative, enthusiasm, and commitment; and be ready to accept responsibility
  • able to take on board instructions and information
  • able to demonstrate the appropriate levels of numeracy and literacy
  • able to communicate effectively with customers and colleagues
  • able to, or willing to, learn the skills needed to work effectively as part of a team and deal with customers appropriately.

As well as workplace placements, students will have tasks and assessments to complete. They should have the self-motivation to work through these in their own time.

In return for the effort they put in, Gateway students will get a taste of what it is like to work in our sectors, helping them decide which careers are for them. They’ll also gain practical skills that they can take with them into future employment and their personal life, while achieving unit standards that count towards NCEA and higher qualifications.

How Gateway works

ServiceIQ supports your school’s Gateway department or coordinator with options for students to complete a work placement and have their learning assessed against unit standards. This gives them a great opportunity to gain real workplace experience, which helps them make realistic career choices and land that first job.

Workplace learning through Gateway is organised through a formal arrangement with ServiceIQ, your school’s Gateway department and a registered workplace. This means that the staff in those workplaces have a clear understanding of the knowledge and skills to be gained by your students as well as the assessment of unit standards.


Easy sign-up process

Once you and your student have decided on the right programme, it’s easy to get started, Here’s how it works:

  • complete the Memorandum of Understanding and Student Registration Form (you can download these from the bottom of this page)
  • study material arrives
  • the student works through the study
  • you send your student’s assessment to ServiceIQ or a registered assessor
  • student’s credits are reported
  • you order the Certificate from ServiceIQ.
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Get expert help

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact our Schools Team.


Gateway Essential Downloads

Listed below are DIY gateway documents for schools. Click the links below to download:

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DIY-Gateway-Training-Process-Guide.pdf 35 KB pdf
Gateway-Assessment-Coversheet.pdf 30 KB pdf
Gateway-MOU-Registration-Form.pdf 607 KB pdf
Gateway-Student-Registration-and-Resource-Order-Form.pdf 552 KB pdf
Gateway-Training-Resources-Guide-2017.pdf 227 KB pdf
Readymade-Gateway-Training-Process-Guide.pdf 36 KB pdf