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Established in 1972, Crown Institute of Studies is one of New Zealand’s leading schools.  We offer a range of training programs in English Language, Travel and Tourism, Hospitality and Business.

Crown recognises the importance of learning outside of the classroom and as part of the programme of field trips and guest speakers, we offer the opportunity for all students to take part in a domestic educational trip. For students enrolling in our travel & tourism and accommodation courses for 20 August & 1 October 2018 intakes it will be to the amazing QUEENSTOWN! (conditions apply)

English Language

To understand and speak English makes it easier to find work in various industries. We can help you become fluent in English, with a range of English courses designed to meet your needs.


Travel and Tourism

Work in a variety of interesting and challenging fields around the globe, for companies including international airlines, 5 star hotels, elite transport, travel agencies, and cruise companies.  


Crown Institute of Studies has been helping New Zealand and international students to achieve their business career dreams for more than 45 years. Crown also has a pathway with Massey University.


Hotel and Hospitality

Job opportunities in hospitality are unlimited as long as you are passionate and love a challenge. Train in modern, professional, commercial facilities and gain valuable work experience at some of Auckland's most prestigious venues and events.


Workshops in Schools
and STAR Courses


Crown run a variety of STAR courses and workshops for Secondary schools in New Zealand.  Our Barista STAR short course is a popular choice for students to gain credits and learn about the coffee industry. We also offer a new way for schools to reduce their  STAR payments with Workshops in Schools. 

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IATA International Certification

15weeks +

With more than 1 billion people travelling abroad each year, the travel industry is growing fast. Are you ready to be a part of it?

This course is perfect for both domestic and international students needing the IATA certificate or diploma. Starting at 15 weeks, you will receive training in: 

  • World geography
  • Air transport
  • Travel formalities
  • Customer service and selling skills
  • Land and water transport
  • Hotels, Resorts and Lodges
  • In flight services, seating and classes
  • Airport facilities and aircraft types
  • Foreign exchange
  • and more!
Details on this course

Short Courses

1 Day+

Short courses give students the opportunity to test drive an industry or to gain a certificate that will increase their chances of getting employment in the future.  Currently, we run skill boosting workshops in coffee making (Crown's Barista Short Course), LCQ (Liquor Controller Qualification), Food Safety Certificate and IATA.

Details on these courses
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“I chose Crown as I had heard that Crown is one of the biggest Private training college in New Zealand and my agent — Quoc Anh IEC — recommended it to me. Studying with Crown really give me confidence and a kick-start to my career.”

Joey Dang

Licensee Sales Person for Ray White Takapuna
Graduated with the National Diploma in Hospitality Management


"While I was studying, I worked for Function Staff, which is a business closely associated with Crown. I was able to go to heaps of events for work and meet a range of inspiring and hard-working people.”

Kahlia Stehlin-Richardson

Customer Service & Sales Representative for 360 Discovery Cruises
Graduated with the Crown Certificate in International Travel, Tourism & Airline Studies