- 18 weeks full-time
- Level 4
- Starts May 2017
- Apply until start date
Seriously into snowy slopes? With the Southern Alps as your classroom, this practical programme is taught by Cardrona Alpine Resort’s most experienced staff.
- Online with block courses
- 1 year full-time or up to four years part-time
- Level 6
- Starts flexible
- Apply anytime
If you love being in the mountains during winter and have a strong sense of responsibility, become a qualified snow safety professional through this programme. This Diploma incorporates the NZSMC Avalanche Safety Stage 2 Certificate which is a prerequisite for most industry management roles.
- 2 years full-time (Certificate in Outdoor Pursuits (Level 4) forms year one)
- Level 5
- Starts February
- Apply now
Embark on this action-packed programme to strengthen and develop your skills in the technical, professional, instructional and leadership aspects of a range of outdoor pursuits.
- Wanaka or Methven
- 6.5 days full-time
- Starts Wanaka: 1 July (full) and 16 September, 2017; Methven: 19 August, 2017
- Apply until start date (applications accepted if places still available)
This is an introductory professional course for people involved in the safety of alpine recreational activities and in the collection of snowpack data. It provides fundamental skills for people in avalanche safety.