NZ Certificate in Tourism (Operations Endorsement)

Focus on the business side of tourism. Take part in a class field trip to Queenstown. Plus visit local attractions during your study. This programme builds on the Level 3 Certificate in Tourism and Travel.

What you will learn

  • Increase your knowledge of business operations including accounting systems
  • Gain an understanding of destination marketing
  • Develop skills in staff management
  • Learn about health and safety requirements
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WelTec students experience the tourism industry up-close in Queenstown.

Career options

There are opportunities here and overseas in a wide range of areas such as theme parks, rental and accommodation businesses, adventure and tourism, travel agents and information centres.

  • I-site Host
  • Tourist Attraction Host
  • Tourist Attraction Duty Manager

Further study options

Upcoming start dates

  • 17 July 2017
  • 13 November 2017

For open days, enrolment deadlines and other important dates check our calendar.

Entry criteria

Under 20

  • A minimum of 40 credits at Level 2 or above
  • A minimum of 10 literacy credits at Level 1 or above (as specified in the NZQA list) made up of 5 credits in reading and 5 credits in writing
  • A minimum of 10 numeracy credits at level 1 or above (as specified on the NZQA list)

Or equivalent academic qualification; or New Zealand Certificate in Tourism (Level 3) (Travel and Tourism). 

 

 

20+

If you’re 20 years or over, contact us to see if you qualify for special admissions on our programmes.

International

  • A minimum of 40 credits at Level 2 or above
  • A minimum of 10 literacy credits at Level 1 or above (as specified in the NZQA list) made up of 5 credits in reading and 5 credits in writing
  • A minimum of 10 numeracy credits at level 1 or above (as specified on the NZQA list)

Or equivalent academic qualification; or New Zealand Certificate in Tourism (Level 3) (Travel and Tourism). 

International students - minimum IELTS (academic) score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5, or equivalent.

What it will cost

Local

  • Fee: $3,300

    Contact us for Trimester 3 fees. 

  • Student services fee: $220

    Your student fee is included in your course fees. It is not billed separately. Amount shown is based on full year study. More details.

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

  • Fee: $9,850

    This fee is in New Zealand dollars.

Where will my course be?

The Wellington CBD campus is at 11-17 Church Street, Wellington.

Read more about our Wellington CBD campus.

I like the fact that every year the industry's getting bigger and bigger. There's always going to be work.
Bianca
Bianca, Tourism student

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

To enrol as a international student you will need to download and complete our international enrolment form.

Once completed, you may submit the form and accompanying documentation directly to WelTec International, or go through one of our registered recruitment agents.

Documents and other details


Offered by:
School of Hospitality
Offered by:
Te Kūmete nui o te Manaakitanga
Formal programme title:
New Zealand Certificate in Tourism (Level 4) (Operations Endorsement)
Programme code:
NZ2202

WelTec students experience the tourism industry up-close in Queenstown.

I like the fact that every year the industry's getting bigger and bigger. There's always going to be work.
Bianca
Bianca, Tourism student