New Zealand Certificate in Hospitality

Horowhenua Learning Centre Trust

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17 Weeks

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is:
- To provide the hospitality sector with competent employees who are able to work in junior positions in a commercial hospitality workplace.
- To provide a credential for individuals employed or will be employed in junior work roles, to support their employment opportunities in a commercial hospitality workplace.
- To establish standards of professional practice for hospitality product and service delivery to provide customers with confidence in a range of hospitality environments.
Graduates will be able to operate under supervision.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

a) For those Under 20 years * NCEA Level 1 or * Demonstrate an ability to study at tertiary level, e.g., successful completion of the New Zealand Certificate in Hospitality (Level 2). b) For those over 20 years * Demonstrate an ability to study at tertiary level, e.g., successful completion of the New Zealand Certificate in Hospitality (Level 2). Students must comply with the below funding conditions: * Age 16 years or above at the time of commencing study; * NZ Citizen, permanent resident.

Detailed requirements

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


17 Weeks

Tuition Fees

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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 $41,000
Earnings range $32,000 - $50,000
In employment 58%
In further study 32%
On a benefit 7%

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

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (06) 368 1095
Fax: (06) 368 2230

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Where does this information come from?

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

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