New Zealand Certificate in Fire and Rescue Services (Urban Fire and Rescue Operations)
The Skills Organisation
Fire Technology and Rescue Services
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is designed for people in the urban fire and rescue sector who may be responsible for leading an emergency response team or crew.
This qualification contributes to a safer New Zealand through providing skilled emergency response personnel, who deliver risk reduction, readiness, response, and recovery.
Graduates will be able to supervise a crew, under the broad guidance of an Officer in Charge (or equivalent).
What graduates earn
Graduates who studied Other Engineering and Related Technologies at this level can earn:
Median earnings one year after study
Median earnings two years after study
Median earnings five years after study
Status one year after study
Employment rate two years after study
Examples of related scholarships
Graduate Women Wellington - First in Family Scholarship
Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office
$5,000 per annum stipend plus tuition fees up to $5,000 per annum.
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.