West Coast Trades Academy

Tourism Operations

This exciting and highly engaging tourism operations programme provides you with an opportunity to meet leading tourism operators and experience what they offer visitors to New Zealand.

Each block course is run from a different location, immersing you in the tourism industry within Nelson, Golden Bay, Marlborough and the West Coast! You will hear from real tourists about their experiences of travel and listen to and work with employers to learn about the unique attractions operating in each of the regions.

You will practice and develop the key skills that are required to be a success in the tourism industry.

Key details

Credits:20
Duration:This is a 1 year programme
Timetable:Residential block courses
Starts:February 2018
Ends:November 2018
ProviderWhenua Iti Outdoors

What you learn:

Employment Options:

Further Study Options:

  • Check out the 2018 Programme PDF Guide here!
  • Talk to your school Trades Academy co-ordinator or careers advisor
Art and Design Automotive Engineering Mechanical Engineering and CAD Computer Programming and Fusion Intern Programme Building and Construction Uniformed Services Agriculture Sport, Health and Exercise Cookery Manaaki Tapoi Cultural Tourism Adventure Tourism Leadership Outdoor Leadership Tourism Operations Tourism and Customer Service Hair and Beauty Music, Sound and Audio Creative Industries Manufacturing and Technology Construction and Infrastructure Social and Community Services Primary Industries Services Industries