New Zealand Certificate in Accommodation

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Food and Hospitality


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is:
- To provide competent employees for the commercial accommodation sector who are able to work as porters, housekeepers or receptionists in a commercial hospitality establishment.
- To provide for those individuals who are employed as porters, housekeepers, or receptionists a credential that will support their employment opportunities across a range of establishments in the hospitality sector.
- To establish standards of professional practice for portering, housekeeping or reception that can provide guests with confidence in a range of hospitality environments.
Graduates will be able to operate as staff in the commercial accommodation sector fulfilling various work roles according to the strand. All graduates will have a basic, sufficient understanding of conditions and requirements of the industry and its focus on service to customers.
The strands in this qualification allow graduates to specialise in an area within accommodation services.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Food and Hospitality at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 863 693
Phone: 0800 863 693
Fax: (04) 817 5399

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