Adventure Tourism


The Next Step 

Graduates are the employees of first choice because of QRC's excellent track record in providing graduates with a competitive advantage. The QRC Graduate Placement Programme then provides a lifetime of career and study opportunities.

Degree Pathways 

QRC Graduates can pathway to the following degree courses:

Otago University, New Zealand
Bachelor of Commerce - 2 further years of study

International College of Management

Sydney (ICMS), Australia
Bachelor of Business Management - 1 year further study
Bachelor of Tourism Management - 1 year further study

Thompson Rivers University (TRU), Canada 
(Adventure Tourism Management)
Bachelor of Tourism Management - 2 further years of study

85% of graduates went on to work in their field of study
12% of students' progress on to a degree

QRC Graduates literally have a world of opportunity available to them. Most enter the workforce and maximise the networks gained at QRC, others choose to pathway onto a degree at one of QRC's partner institutions. Those wishing to enter the workforce have the knowledge, skills, experience and attitude to attain a leadership role and progress to Management.

Adventure Tourism Management Career Opportunities 

  • $85,000+
    Owner/Operator of an Adventure Company, Operations Manager, Marketing Executive for Tourism Body, Director of Human Resources, Ski Area Manager, Head of Ski Patrol, Head of Operations. 
  • $50,000 - $85,000
    Operations Manager, Driver/Tour Guide, Tour Director, Human Resources Manager, Sales and Marketing Coordinator, Ski School Supervisor, Grooming Supervisor, Lift Operations Supervisor, Risk Management Coordinator, Business Development Manager, Jet Boat Driver
  • $35,000 - $50,000
    Jump Master, Guest Relations, Eco Tourism Guide,Kayak Guide, Jet Ski Guide, Boat Host, Snowmaker, Marketing Assistant, Ski Instructor, Lift Operator, Ski Patroller, Human Resources Assistant, Photo and Video Technician