Nau mai. Welcome to te ahumahi-ā-rēhia: the active recreation, leisure and entertainment sectors.

All our programmes are NZQA approved.

Browse our sectors by programme, and find a course of learning to take your career in the right direction.

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The aquatics workforce helps people enjoy the magic of being in the water while staying safe, having fun and learning new skills.

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The exercise sector is made up of those who teach, lead and guide participants as they take part in a range of fitness activities.

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Mātauranga Māori

People skilled in mātauranga Māori apply this knowledge to enrich user experiences, in a range of settings including marae, health, sport and recreation, and performing arts.

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Entertainment and Events

The work of the entertainment and events sector is to create performances, venues and experiences that enrich Kiwi communities.

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Sport and Community Recreation

The job of people working in sport and community recreation is to make physical recreation accessible and positive for everyone.

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Outdoor Recreation

The outdoor recreation workforce is made up of the professional leaders, guides and instructors who create amazing experiences in the great outdoors.

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The snowsport sector goes to work each day in some of our most beautiful natural environments. This workforce provides skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, alpine walking and trekking.