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Course spotlight: New Zealand Certificate in Tourism with a Strand in Aviation Level 3

Posted on 01/02/2017 by

Do you dream of working at the airport or for an airline? The New Zealand Certificate in Tourism with a Strand in Aviation could be just the course for you.

If you love airports, planes, people and of course travel, then you’ll probably love the New Zealand Certificate in Tourism with a Strand in Aviation.

This Level 3 qualification teaches you tourism with a particular focus on aviation. You’ll study topics such as airport security and passenger handling, and you’ll find out what it’s like to work as a flight attendant or member of the cabin crew. You’ll also learn about online reservations systems such as Amadeus.

Course length: 25 weeks (full-time) or 49 weeks (part-time)
Next start date: 21 August 2017

To find out more about this course, I spoke with head tutor Joy Carter. Here’s what she had to say.

What is your favourite part of the course?

Orientation Day. It is a real buzz to meet new students and see them embarking on a new journey. It’s a great introduction – a chance for them to meet fellow students, get to know more about the exciting travel and tourism industry, and how they will study online.

What types of jobs could this qualification lead to?

Airport-based roles such as check-in, ground support staff, customs, Ministry of Primary Industries, security, airport operations, customer service, retail.

It could also lead to airline roles, such as ticketing, flight attending, ground crew, customer service, baggage handlers and aircraft cleaners.

What advice would you give to students starting the course?

Immerse yourself in the industry. Take an interest in what is going on – this will be your future.

Be prepared to invest your time and energy into your studies for the short time it takes to complete the course.

Also, ask for support from family and friends.

Any further comments about this qualification?

Be fully prepared before starting. Make a plan and stick to it. Your tutors are there to support you – please make use of us.

Applications for the New Zealand Certificate in Tourism with a Strand in Aviation Level 3 are open now. Get in touch to register your interest and learn more about this exciting qualification.

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25 Responses to “Course spotlight: New Zealand Certificate in Tourism with a Strand in Aviation Level 3”

  1. Kilisitina says:

    would love to study travel and tourism thank you

  2. Maggie.Dokonivalu says:

    Thank you this will be a great chance for me to apply.I am interested in doing tourism to upskill my knowledge.

  3. Maggie.Dokonivalu says:

    I am interested in taking up the course.

  4. Kolinio Vuda Ralulu says:

    Would like to enrol… On this program and what would be the cost???

    • Ulielo Webster says:

      I always interested working at the airport and drawn to security or custom,am working full-time at the moment, so interested to take on the course.

  5. Am willing to get enrolled…

  6. Rajni says:

    It’s my dream job

  7. Delilah Wong Tung says:

    Very interested in the course thank you

  8. Samiha Ahmed says:

    Saw this advertised on Facebook and would love to know about your courses. Have always been interested in airport and tourism. I do work full time, is there a part time course available?

    Kind regards

  9. Mele Aiono says:

    I would like to enrol on this program to study from home please.

  10. Ulielo Webster says:

    Is there another course starting soon?I am interested and would like to hear more,thank you

    Thank you
    Ulielo

  11. Ronelyn says:

    Hi i’m interested in this course but i just missed the start up date when would bethe next start up date? And how much does the course take?

  12. Tuilasi Panapa says:

    Hi I would like to enroll in this Course to study from home.

  13. Anj says:

    How much it cost and what is the requirements in applying? thanks

  14. Champika says:

    How much will be cost?

  15. Michael says:

    Hi there. I love to work at the airport but how much will be cost? And i like to study from home

  16. Amy Thomas says:

    Hi I am interested in studying. How can I go about doing this?

  17. Belle Latulipe says:

    How can I enroll please??

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