Tourism

Vocational Pathways Package

  • Level 2
  • 36 weeks
  • No fees

Programme overview:

Includes: NCEA Level 2
 Vocational Pathways Award
 NZ Certificate in Tourism (Introductory Skills) Level 2

If you love the idea of travelling, the tourism industry is where you need to be. This exciting industry is set to grow in the future and it's a great place to start if you want to explore the world.

On our tourism course, you'll learn about the tourism industry - both in Aotearoa New Zealand and internationally. You'll find out about tourist destinations, tourism businesses, types of tourists and a range of roles within tourism. While you're with us, we'll also help you create a learning plan that will show you a path you can take to get qualified in the industry.


You'll learn about:

  • customer service
  • tourism roles and responsibilities
  • Māori greetings
  • kaitiaki practices in tourism
  • safety during outdoor activities
  • job skills

You'll know how to:

  • understand the tourism industry
  • understand tourist needs
  • discuss various national and international destinations
  • take on different roles in the tourism industry
  • feel confident when applying for jobs
  • present yourself well to prospective employers

Where will this take me?

I want to keep studying

You’ll be ready to move into our level 3 Tourism course. You might also want to consider computing, te reo Māori, or Māori Performing Arts.

I want to use my qualification

With skills at this level you could apply for entry level jobs in travel agencies and tourism operators. Or you could also become a tour guide or retail assistant.


How you'll study:

  • in class on weekdays

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