Otago Polytechnic

OSTC Sport Exercise and Health (Level 3)


Dunedin and Cromwell

Interested in Sport, Exercise and Health?  

In this programme you'll learn how exercise affects the body, and how to help others achieve their health goals. You'll also learn about outdoor activities, skills and techniques, and how to stay safe.  

This Level 3 programme is currently being developed, and will include lots more to learn about Sport and Exercise. Check back soon for more information.  

For more information about OSTC, visit www.op.ac.nz/ostc  



Where could this take me?


  • Sport Performance Analyst
  • Nutritionist
  • Disability Support Worker
  • Advocate
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physical Activity Advisor
  • Aged-Care Worker
  • Mental Health Worker
  • Health Promoter
  • Sports Coordinator
  • Counsellor
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Nurse
  • Midwife




Unit standards covered in this course

We are currently working on the Unit Standards that will make up this course.  

We are doing our best to ensure that this information is accurate.  However, there may be some content changes to our programmes, and all our programmes will run subject to demand and capacity.


While every effort is made to ensure that this sheet is accurate, Otago Polytechnic reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw any of the contained information. The fees shown in this document are indicative ONLY. Both domestic and international fees are subject to change and are dependent on the development and implementation of Government policies. Please note that additional fees may from time to time be required for external examination, NZQA fees and/or additional material fees.