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Certificate in Tourism (Aviation, Tourism and Travel)

Icon - LevelLevel 3
Icon - Duration22 weeks

Take off on an adventure with our tourism, travel, and aviation program! Gain customer service and communication skills, and learn about tourism destinations, aviation law, and more. The perfect place to start your career in the travel and tourism industry, or launch your dream job in flight attending.




This course includes

  • Customer services and communication skills

  • Workplace practices like teamwork, timelines and legislative compliance

  • Tourism destination knowledge

  • Structure and operations for the NZ tourism industry

  • Accommodation and transport in NZ tourism

  • Aviation terminology, security and law

  • The principles of flight and working in the aviation industry



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Fees Free

You could study this course completely free! Chat with us today to check your eligibility.

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Small Classes 

You won’t get lost in the crowd here, with class sizes of around 22 students.

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Inspiring Tutors

Get the ultimate learning experience from industry-leading tutors with world-class knowledge.



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Career opportunities

You'll be confident applying for entry level jobs in the travel and tourism industries including:

  • Tourism ticket sales

  • Attraction assistant

  • Reservation consultant

  • Visitor host

  • Booking assistant

  • Rental vehicle operations

  • Front desk administrator

  • Customer and passenger aviation services




New Zealand Certificate in Tourism (Level 3) with strands in Aviation, Tourism and Travel

Domestic Students

Applicants must:

  • Be 16 or over and

  • Have achieved a minimum of NCEA Level 1, or be able to demonstrate suitable literacy and numeracy skills

Special admission may be granted to applicants aged 20 and over with no formal qualifications but who have evidence of relevant prior learning and work experience.

International Students 

Applicants must: 

  • Be 18 or over and ·

  • Have achieved a secondary education standard equivalent to a minimum of NCEA Level 1 (for example a lower secondary education certificate in Greece, Grade 10 of an Indian Education Board, or a UK GCSE of lower than grade C) 

In addition to the above entry requirements students must have internationally recognised English proficiency: IELTS General or Academic score of 5 with no band score lower than 5.

Course costs details for domestic and international students are available here.

This option may be available fees free if you are 24 or under at the start of course and do not hold a qualification at Level 3 or higher.




What's next

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Certificate in Tourism

Icon - LevelLevel 4
Icon - Duration16 weeks

Elevate your tourism game! Gain a deep understanding of NZ's tourism industry, special interest tourism, hotel and hospitality operations and more. Your tutors are industry experts and you'll learn from them in a fun and collaborative environment. Take that next step towards an exciting career in tourism.


Qualifications are issued by Yoobee Colleges Ltd. Yoobee Colleges Ltd is an NZQA Category 1 provider, the highest rating a school can be awarded by the Government.

Term dates are subject to change pending enrolment numbers, availability and unforeseen funding fluctuations. Yoobee Colleges Ltd reserves the right to modify schedules to make sure the College runs well and students are offered the best learning experience.


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