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NZ Diploma in Hospitality Management Level 6

This course is available


Level of Study



2 years

Next start date

Expected Jul 2023


Ignite Colleges


If you’re serious about becoming a hospitality manager, supervisor or team leader this is the programme for you. You’ll gain the advanced hospitality skills and industry experience you need to secure exciting managerial roles in restaurants, bars, hotels and even cruise ships. Supercharge your career with our Level 6 Diploma.

What will I learn?

You’ll gain high demand skills in managing food and beverage establishments. Plus, you’ll get plenty of work experience in our campus cafe and bar. Try your hand at being a manager, supervisor or team leader during our regular functions and take your hospitality career to new heights.

You will cover:

  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Managing food and beverage services, events and staffing
  • Managing hospitality businesses and finances
  • Host responsibility in licensed premises
  • Wine and beer knowledge and service skills

What qualifications will I gain?

  • NZ Diploma in Hospitality Management (Level 5)
  • NZ Diploma in Hospitality Management (Level 6)
  • LCQ (Licence Controller Qualification)

Where will this take me?

This industry-respected qualification will lead you into a management role in a hospitality establishment – or carry on with your studies and gain a degree in Hospitality Management. Either way, you’ll stand out from the crowd having trained at Ignite Colleges!

Employment opportunities

While many hospitality professionals start their careers in restaurants, cafes and bars, there are plenty of other workplace options to consider:

  • motels
  • luxury hotels
  • catering and event management companies
  • cruise ships and superyachts
  • wine and tourism businesses
  • airlines
  • nightclubs and concert venues
  • franchises
  • resorts
  • sports clubs
  • or start your own business!

Entry criteria

If you are 18 years or older and want to work as a manager, supervisor or team leader in the food and beverage sector, this programme is ideal for you.

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