Website New Zealand School of Tourism
Fees: Approx. NZ$ 32,000 (international)/ NZ$ 21,000 (Local)
Course Duration- 2 Years
Heard of Walt Disney? Of-course you have. As a hospitality professional, who doesn’t want to be a part of the Disney world at some point in his/her career. In year 2 of this course, the focus in the first 3 weeks would be on Walt Disney World. the focus would then shift to five top New Zealand tourism countries. All courses at the New Zealand School of Tourism are focused on creating a rewarding career. This course does the same. This Level 5 Diploma in Tourism & Travel Management opens the door to a world of exciting possibilities. This premium programme is designed with the aim of a career in tourism management or supervisory positions.
This course in Travel and Tourism is a premium course which ensures that the graduates are ready to take off in their hospitality and tourism career. This course will make you ready to explore various job options and roles in the hospitality industry after graduating. In year 1, training is provided in the many different areas of the industry such as airline, airport, cruise companies, hotel, tourist attractions, travel agency, iSITE and event management. This knowledge and exposure will provide you with the skills and knowledge to make decisions about which area of the industry interests you the most. This course also includes two study tours to Hobbiton, and Waitomo Adventures in the North Island, and Skyline Skyrides, Real Journeys and AJ Hackett Bungy in the South Island. Top Course areas covered during this course are:
- Hotel and Hospitality Operation
- Airline and Airport Operations and Security
- Tourism Operations and Guiding
- Walt Disney World
- The New Zealand Tourism Industry
- Conference and Events
- Cruise Ship Tourism
- Human Resources
- Sales Strategies
- Workplace Practices
and many more subjects would help all graduates to be job-ready.
About the New Zealand School of Tourism
If you want an exciting career in travel and tourism then you have come to the right place. New Zealand School of Tourism specialises in training courses for careers in hotels, airlines, travel agencies, tourism companies, cruise ships, conferencing, and much more. With multiple campuses across New Zealand, this institute is one of the most popular ones in the country as far as the hospitality management and tourism courses are concerned.
Eligibility and more
You must have completed high school and be 18 years or above to be eligible for this course. International students will also need to display English proficiency levels (IELTS, TOEFL etc.). There are two intakes to this course every year at multiple campuses across New Zealand. To know more about the course modules, eligibility or in order to apply, please visit the given course page. This institute has renowned employer partners and collaborations with hospitality giants of the like of Walt Disney, Accor, Air New Zealand, Aerocare and more. So, whether you are about to leave school, thinking about a career change or returning to work, the travel & tourism industry can offer you a challenging role in an exciting industry and this institute helps you get your first foot forward in the right direction.