West Coast Trades Academy

Manaaki Tāpoi Cultural Tourism Level 3

The Level 3 Manaaki Tāpoi programme will strengthen participants understanding both of the uniqueness of Māori culture as well as the interconnectedness of Te Ao Māori. The programme builds on the Level 2 Manaaki Tāpoi programme to develop further skills and ability to interact with manuhiri through the delivery of Tourism Māori experiences.

Underpinning the curriculum is the development of crucial personal and social development skills transferable to any vocational pathway.

On completion of this programme students will be able to:

This is an exciting programme, giving students the opportunity to again travel around the South Island, working with successful New Zealand businesses.

Key details

Credits:20 to 24
Duration:This is a 1 year programme
Timetable:4 Residential block courses
Starts:February 2019
Ends:November 2019
ProviderWhenua Iti Outdoors

What you learn:

Employment Options:

Further Study Options:

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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