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26/08/2010
The ATTTO Northern team held the first employer forum last month. Entitled “Empowering your Workforce” the event was based around how ATTTO can help the industry prepare their teams for 2011 and beyond. It proved a great success with representatives from over 13 tourism businesses who had not worked with ATTTO before. more >
26/08/2010
A priority issue in the Adventure Tourism Safety Review report released this week is for industry to ensure that those working in the sector are trained to a national standard. By contrast, in some cases countries such as the UK and France require instructors and guides to be qualified and to work only within the scope of their qualifications. more >
26/08/2010
The Official Rugby World Cup 2011 Travel Guide is in the process of being developed to provide an easy to use reference for visitors to access the games, festival events as well as transport, accommodation and other important information. more >
09/08/2010
The first KiaOraMai graduation ceremony took place in Rotorua earlier this month honouring 11 trainees on their successful completion of this Essential Service Skills training programme. more >
30/07/2010
Tour guides enrich the experience of our visitors and customers and play an important role in show-casing what New Zealand has to offer. Tour guides in New Zealand can now have their skills formally recognised with a national qualification designed with industry by ATTTO. People who sign up have an online learning option that provides a... more >
11/06/2010
At the Professional Association of Tour Guides in New Zealand (ProGuides) annual conference, Prime Minister, John Key expressed the importance of training and up-skilling, in order to achieve and maintain national standards in the visitor experience. The conference was held in Christchurch between 14 – 16 May. ProGuides are concerned about the... more >
23/04/2012
We are starting the search for our ‘ATTTO Supreme Award’ Winner for 2012 and applications are open from 2 August to 1 October, 2012. The purpose of the awards is to recognise trainees who have made an extra commitment to complete training, while making a valuable contribution and inspiring others within their workplaces. The awards ceremony will... more >
23/04/2012
          ATTTO has updated the following Māori Culture and Tourism Resources: 5 Unit Standards (with assessment) This package was originally released in 2010 and has been very popular.  It has been updated and is now based on the latest versions (v4) of the unit standards. more >
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