New Zealand Certificate in Rigging
Vertical Horizonz New Zealand Limited
Scaffolding and Rigging
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The purpose of this qualification is to provide the rigging sector with people who are able to prepare and complete rigging work under limited supervision.
Graduates of this qualifications will work as riggers who can work safely to set up and control the movement of loads over distance, which are usually suspended; can operate a variety of hoisting devices and rigging equipment; and are often required to operate at heights.
The qualification is an entry point for those wanting to work as a specialist rigger in various industries.
Key Information for Students
To be eligible for entry, trainees must be in employment and engaging with work related to the scope of the programme. The employer and trainee, in conjunction with Vertical Horizonz New Zealand, must complete a training agreement. Trainees must also hold a current comprehensive first aid certificate.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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Where does this information come from?
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