New Zealand Certificate in Fire and Rescue Services (Rural)
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 rural fire 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.
Graduates will be able to operate under the broad guidance of Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS) function manager or an Incident Controller (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
BPW Hawera Second Chance Education Grant
BPW New Zealand - Projects Chair
The grant is up to $1000 .
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.