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Study Hospitality at NZMA

Want to be a bartender, barista, maître d’ or manager? If it’s a career in hospitality you’re after, NZMA has the ideal qualification to get you started.

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Our Hospitality programmes

Certificate in Hospitality - Level 3

This practical course is the perfect introduction to kick-start your hospitality career. You’ll master the fine art of coffee and cocktail making, learn about restaurant service and food safety and pick up a host of other practical hospitality skills. You’ll come away with a Level 3 certificate and a Certificate of Achievement in Basic Food Safety.

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Certificate in Hospitality (Restaurant Service) - Level 4

Liquor legislation, wine evaluation, food and beverage matching and advanced food safety: It’s all covered in NZMA’s Level 4 Certificate in Hospitality. You’ll even gain your LCQ (Liquor License Qualification), which will give you the leading edge when you are job hunting. * Conditions apply.

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New Zealand Diploma in Hospitality Management - Level 5

If your sights are set on management and you’re looking for an internationally-recognised qualification, this programme will be just the ticket. It’ll give you a foot in the door to managerial roles not just in hospitality but related areas such as business, leisure and tourism management. * Conditions apply. 

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NZMA Certificate in Supervision - Level 5

Complete this course and you’ll become a better supervisor or manager! Our Certificate in Supervision will develop your supervisory skills and teach you all about team leadership, managing objectives, business compliance and human resources.

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Diploma in Advanced Hospitality Management - Level 6

By now you’ll know what area of the hospitality sector interests you the most. This course enables you to follow that passion, by specialising in Hospitality Management, Licensed Retail or Leisure and Tourism. * Conditions apply.

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National Diploma in Hospitality Management - Level 5

Take your studies to the next level – gain a diploma.  Our National Diploma in Hospitality Management will fine-tune your practical skills and develop your understanding of the operational divisions of the hospitality sector.  You’ll graduate with a sound knowledge of operations and systems management and a highly-respected qualification.

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Diploma in Applied Hospitality Management - Level 6

Step out of the classroom and into the workplace with a 600 hour full-time paid internship.  This is your chance to put into practice all you’ve learnt during your NZMA studies.  You’ll enhance your skills, gain vital work experience and complete an in-depth research project.  It’s a great addition to your CV and may even lead to a permanent role after you graduate!  * Conditions apply.

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Diploma in Tourism and Hotel Management - Level 7

If you’ve set your sights on a senior leadership role in the booming tourism and hotel sector, look no further! This exciting new Level 7 programme will hone your analytical and practical management skills and set you apart from the crowd. Take it as a stand-alone diploma - or complete Levels 5 to 7 at NZMA and graduate with a bachelor’s degree from one of Switzerland’s most esteemed hotel management schools!

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