New Zealand Diploma in Adventure Tourism Management

Queenstown Resort College Limited (QRC)

Subject area

Business and Management not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

Completion of an 800 hour fulltime paid internship in the chosen field of study, in the adventure tourism industry.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the adventure tourism industry with people who are able to work immediately as specialist operators, supervisors or team leaders within an adventure tourism environment. Work readiness is ensured through a compulsory full time paid internship.

The qualification will benefit the community by enhancing operator requirements and entrepreneurial knowledge within the adventure tourism industry.

Graduates will be able to work autonomously in a range of dynamic adventure tourism environments, with responsibilities for the management, development and learning of others.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Business and Management at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (03) 409 0500
Fax: (03) 409 0505

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