Private Training EstablishmentQueenstown Resort College (QRC)
This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Jul 2023
QRC Tai Tokerau Resort College – Paihia
Tourism Operations provides an introduction to the dynamic Tourism Industry. The programme focuses on the concepts of Manaakitanga (the process of showing respect, generosity and care for others) and Whanaungatanga (a relationship through shared experiences and working together which provides people with a sense of belonging) and how these are applied in a professional tourism and hospitality context. Graduates will understand the importance of customer service and interpretation in delivering a unique visitor experience.
Career Opportunities & Pathways
The QRC Certificate in Tourism Operations will prepare students to work in the tourism industry, with a focus on front-line positions, across a range of organisations.
Graduates will also be able to progress onto further study and gain entry into QRC’s Diploma in Hospitality Management (Level 6) or Adventure Tourism Management (Level 6).
To be eligible for entry, applicants must have met the following requirements:
Mature Students (20 years +): Applicants not meeting the entry criteria may be considered on a case by case basis by the Academic Director. Consideration will be given to those with prior work experience and life skills experience.
Academic entry requirements vary per country. Candidates must provide certified copies of academic transcripts and graduation certificates.
If English is not your first language, you will need to demonstrate English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS (Academic) 5.5 overall, with a minimum of 5.0 in each band.