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Tuition fee (local)
Tuition fee (foreign)
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- NZMSC Avalanche Safety - Stage 1 (you must supply evidence of having completed this course if you didn't complete it at Otago Polytechnic).
- You must submit a health and safety declaration.
- You must have access to the internet.
- International students will be individually assessed to ensure they meet diploma-level entry requirements.
English Language Requirement
- IELTS: overall band score of 6.0, with no less than 6.0 in writing and speaking, and no less than 5.5 in all other bands.
- Applied Snow Studies
- Terrain and Snowpack Analysis Theory
- Rescue / Mitigation Measures Theory
- Decision Making / Personal and Professional Development Theory
- Field Training
- Integrated Practical Assessment