Information Evenings – Certificate in Waka Ama – TWoA

Interested in further study? Check out the free courses offered in 2012……

This course has been designed as an introductory level and is suitable for any newcomer to waka ama who is aged 16+ and not enrolled in school (unless the student has written permission from their principal). 
For experienced paddlers however, this is your chance to develop your skills in water safety, club management, coaching (level 1), history and traditions of waka ama. 
For clubs, this is your chance to increase your value to your membership by offering this opportunity to grow and develop their waka ama skills at no cost to you or them. 
For Hoe Tonga, this is your chance to grow and develop the sport and culture of waka ama throughout the region. 
In addition to receiving the TWoA Certificate in Waka Ama, a graduate of this course will have studied and completed the New Zealand Coastguard’s Day Skipper and Marine VHF Operator’s qualifications.
If you are keen to find out more, please attend one or both of the following information seminars to be held on:
WHEN:   Wednesday, 15th and Wednesday, 22nd February 2012
WHERE:   Te Wānanga o Aotearoa, 3 Heriot Drive, PORIRUA 5022
TIME:   6:00 PM
WHAT TO BRING:         *  Your questions;                                   
*  If you wish to enrol and you are a new student to TWoA:  proof of citizenship such as a certified copy of your birth certificate, passport, marriage certificate.                                 
*  If you wish to enrol and you are a returning student:  driver’s license or old TWoA student ID card.  Also, please feel free to bring or send along your whānau and friends if they are interested in attending any one or both of these seminars.

Noho ora mai, nā
Samantha Tamanui Co-ordinator, Waka Ama
Te Wananga o AotearoaPorirua Campus,
3-5 Heriot Drive, PO Box 50-211, PORIRUA
DDI:  +64 4 238-4880
Mob:  +64 27 457-5605
Fax:  +64 4 237-0116