STAR Programme – 4 Day Intensive


Our STAR Programme is a 4 day intensive course giving students a taster of a Defence style education

This course is known for turning young people around and has become an incredibly effective, and in most cases, life changing event.

The 4 day intensive means what it says . . . intensive.

Are you ready for the challenge from arrival? What about going through your paces, and being pushed way beyond your comfort zone to help you see what you are capable of and deciding your career in Defence Force?

Course Overview

Achieve some great results in the short time-frame.

Draw out the qualities that will assist you in making decisions about career options

This course can be done during the school holidays or during the school term. NCEA Credits can be achieved and gained through our Vocational Pathway programmes, get in touch with us for more information

The primary course components are:

  • High level of physical and mental fitness training.
  • Military drill.
  • Corrective Training to reinforce discipline.
  • Adventure Base Learning.
  • Gruelling Military PT and the infamous last day ‘Battle PT’.
  • Career interview.

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