New Zealand Certificate in Energy and Chemical Field Operations

Competenz

Subject area

Engineering and Related Technologies

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

Completion of one of the strands is required to achieve this qualification. If the workplace has a gas or steam turbine learners can also complete one of the optional strands. The qualification cannot be achieved by completion of the optional strands alone.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the energy and chemical plant industry with competent workers who have attained the operational skills and knowledge required to work as control room operators.

This qualification is suitable for individuals working as process operators in an energy and chemical plant, or those wishing to enter the role.

The qualification is stranded to recognise the specialist knowledge and skills required to operate a range of energy and chemical plant equipment and processes.

Graduates of the optional strands will also be able to operate a gas or steam turbine.

Graduates will be capable of operating an energy and chemical plant in a self-managed capacity under broad guidance.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Engineering and Related Technologies at this level can earn:

$31,000

Median earnings one year after study

$35,000

Median earnings two years after study

$42,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

60%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

AusImm NZ Branch Education Endowment Trust (EET) - Honours Project Grant

Provided by:

Australian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy (NZ) Branch - Secretary

Website:

http://www.ausimm.co.nz/scholarships/

Value:

$2,000

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Waikato-Tainui Tertiary Education Grant

Provided by:

Waikato Raupatu Lands Trust - Grants Officer

Website:

http://www.waikatotainui.com/

Value:

Contribution towards tuition fees only

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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 526 1800
Phone: 0800 526 1800
Fax: (09) 539 9899
Email: info@competenz.org.nz
Web: http://www.competenz.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.

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