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National Certificate in Electricity Supply (Line Mechanic Distribution Live Work Stick up to 66kV) from Infrastructure ITO

Contact info

Phone: (7) 834 3895

Entry requirements

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Common Questions

Subject area:
Power Line Installation and Maintenance
National Certificate Level 4
Credits gained on completion of this course:

What can I learn during this qualification?

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What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is awarded to people who have demonstrated competence in the skills and knowledge required for employment as a Line Mechanic carrying out live work using stick techniques in the distribution sector of the electricity supply industry. All the standards in this qualification are compulsory because they cover a set of well-defined skills required to safely undertake live stick work in the electricity supply industry.

This qualification meets the requirements of NZECP 46:2003 Part 3 Stick and covers the following live work using stick techniques.

Holders of this qualification will be able to:
. Inspect, test, and clean live line tools and equipment
. Demonstrate knowledge of live line theory and procedures
. Make and break live line connections up to 33kV using stick procedures.
. Remove and install pole structures up to 66kV using stick techniques
. Remove and install hardware and equipment on structures up to 66kV using sticks.

This qualification contains standards that build on the knowledge and skills recognised by the National Certificate in Electricity Supply (Line Mechanic Distribution) (Level 4) [Ref: 0874].

What jobs can I do with this qualification?

Electrical Engineer and Line Mechanic

Scholarships for this qualification

Waikato-Tainui Tertiary Education Grants

Waikato Raupatu Lands Trust - Grants Processing
Contribution towards tuition fees only


Eastland Group Tertiary Study Scholarship

Eastland Group - Human Resource Administrator


Infrastructure ITO training provider details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (7) 834 3895    Fax: (04) 499 9145    Email: askus@connexis.org.nz    Web: http://www.infrastructureito.org.nz

Other locations


Level 12 Simpl House
40 Mercer Street

View other courses available through Infrastructure ITO

Source: New Zealand Qualifications Authority (www.nzqa.govt.nz)