New Zealand Certificate in Telecommunications

Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Subject area

Communications Equipment Installation and Maintenance

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

None.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the Telecommunications industry with people who are able to install and maintain telecommunications networks in either Access Network Technologies, Core Network Technologies, Radio/Wireless Technologies, or Signals and Communications. Graduates with the Signals and Communications Strand will also be able to operate signals and communications equipment and networks.

This qualification is suitable for people entering a career as a Telecommunications technician.

Graduates will contribute to an efficient, reliable, and secure telecommunication network and be able to operate as Telecommunications technicians at intermediate level under indirect supervision in their area of practice.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:

$30,000

Median earnings one year after study

$35,000

Median earnings two years after study

$49,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

55%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Spark Scholarship

Provided by:

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships

Website:

http://www.universitiesnz.ac.nz/scholarships

Value:

$5,000 per annum

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TMI Educational Scholarships

Provided by:

Tanenuiarangi Manawatu Incorporated - The Scholarships Unit

Website:

http://www.tmi.maori.nz/Scholarships.aspx

Value:

$250 (secondary) and $5000 (tertiary) each.

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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.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (0800) 486 626
Phone: (0800) 486 626
Fax: (04) 499 9145
Email: askus@connexis.org.nz
Web: http://www.connexis.org.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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.

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