Diploma in Commercial Skydiving
New Zealand Skydiving School Limited
Sports Coaching, Playing, Officiating and Instructing
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Students will have a broad knowledge and understanding of the requirements to work in the commercial tourist skydiving industry. They will exit with a minimum of 200 skydives which is the minimum entry level to act as a freefall photographer in New Zealand. They will also leave with an NZPIA C certificate (equivalent of an international FAI C Certificate).
Key Information for Students
18 years or over, maximum of 100kgs. Must meet the New Zealand Parachute Industry Association criteria to be declared a fit and proper person. International students must have IELTS level 5.5 or above, or an equivalent which is listed in our course prospectus.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$23,830 - $41,054|
|In further study||32%|
|On a benefit||3%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
New Zealand Pacific Scholarships
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade - NZ Aid Programme
See 'Additional Information.'
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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.