Adventure Tourism and Guiding
Level 4

Adventure Tourism and Guiding (Level 4)

  • We are evolving

    From 1 October 2022, NMIT and the programme you have enrolled in will become part of Te Pūkenga, and you will graduate with a Te Pūkenga qualification. Read more

  • Locations and dates


    6 February 2023
  • Study options

    Full-time and part-time study options available

  • Length

    40 weeks full-time including 6 weeks of study breaks

  • Total credits


  • Fees

    2023: $8,474 plus $240 Student Services Levy

    Compulsory Student Services Levy applies ($2 per credit).

    Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection.

    View course details for individual fees.

  • National qualification code


There are great job opportunities both throughout New Zealand and abroad for those with an Adventure Tourism and Guiding qualification.

Abel Tasman Canyons Canyoning New Zealand 4 v2

Let the diverse landscape of Te Tauihu become your beautiful outdoor classroom. We teach about 80% of our programme outdoors, so that you can experience real-life situations and grow your confidence as a guide. The multi-day expeditions and teaching trips are key components of the learning programme. 

Our Nelson campus is located just a short distance from three national parks, and from rivers, ski fields and caves that are renowned throughout the world by adventurers.  

The nitty gritty stuff








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