West Coast Trades Academy

Adventure Tourism Leadership

Experience the ultimate experience in outdoor leadership learning with this course from Whenua Iti Outdoors.

Based in and around Nelson and the Abel Tasman, this residential course gives you experience in a range of skills.

From mountain biking to rock climbing, kayaking to bush craft skills, you will develop your personal leadership style, improve your communication skills and learn how to develop a team in an adventure setting.

This programme is an excellent pathway to the West Coast Trades Academy Level 3 Certificate in Outdoor Leadership. If you are excited at the thought of a career in the outdoors and maybe want to travel whilst doing an exciting and rewarding job, this course is for you!

Key details

Duration:This is a 1 year programme
Timetable:4 Residential block courses
Starts:March 2019
Ends:September 2019
ProviderWhenua Iti Outdoors

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The West Coast Trades Academy gives secondary school students the chance to start training for a trade while they are still at school.
Students in year 11, 12 and 13 have the option to study in a trades programme as well as working towards their NCEA qualifications.

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