New Zealand Diploma in Diving

Academy of Diving Trust

Subject area

Sport and Recreation Activities

Qualification

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Entry requirements

Recommended prerequisite for entry:
New Zealand Certificate in Diving (Level 3) [Ref: 3886] or able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification will provide the New Zealand dive industries with multi-skilled specialty dive instructors. Graduates will have the skills and knowledge to independently instruct and assess open water divers, and to independently instruct and assess recreational SCUBA divers in the use of a range of specialised equipment and techniques, and the management of diving emergency situations.

Graduates will also be able to coordinate retail, and plan, prepare and lead dive training operations for a dive facility operation.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Sport and Recreation at this level can earn:

$25,000

Median earnings one year after study

$30,000

Median earnings two years after study

$40,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

57%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Eric Tate Scholarship

Provided by:

Central Hawkes Bay District Council - Trust Secretary

Website:

http://www.chbdc.govt.nz

Value:

Varies

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J H Mitchell Takitimu Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

Wairoa College - The Executive Officer

Value:

$800 minimum value per year. (May be split among more than one person.)

Read more

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: (06) 356 1665
Fax: (06) 354 1978
Email: wendy@academyofdiving.ac.nz
Web: http://www.academyofdiving.ac.nz

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

Sources

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