New Zealand Certificate in Hospitality (Advanced)

New Zealand Management Academies Limited

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20 Weeks

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is:
- To provide competent employees for the hotel sector who are able to work as supervisors overseeing the housekeeping, portering or reception areas in a hotel.
- To provide competent employees for the food and beverage sector who are able to work as supervisors of food and beverage service operations in a bar or club, restaurant or establishment providing functions.
- To provide competent employees for the catering services sector who are able to work as supervisors in a small team or work sole charge in Catering Services in hospitals, aged care facilities, student hostels, sporting and entertainment venues, cook chill production kitchens and mobile catering businesses of various sizes.
- To provide competent employees for the quick service restaurant sector who are able to work as an assistant manager and/or manager in a Quick Service Restaurant.
- To provide for those individuals who are employed as supervisors of accommodation services, food and beverage service operations, catering services operations, or quick service restaurant operations a credential that will enhance their employment opportunities across a range of establishments in the hospitality sector.
- To establish standards of professional practice that can provide customers with confidence in a range of hospitality environments. The strands in this qualification allow graduates to specialise in a specific hospitality sector.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Applicants must be a minimum of 16 years old and hold a qualification equivalent to secondary school year 11 or tertiary level 4. International applicants must have a minimum English language level at IELTS 5.5 with no band score lower than 5 (subject to NZQA rules).

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


20 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$4,236 $4,236
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$3,149 $3,149
Total $7,385 $7,385

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $36,313
Earnings range $27,240 - $42,629
In employment 71%
In further study 20%
On a benefit 6%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

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$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation Scholarships

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Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation - Executive Officer



Up to $1,000.00 depending on the need and cost of the course being undertaken.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 309 7802
Fax: (09) 2701269

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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