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New Zealand Certificate in Industrial Rope Access

The Skills Organisation

Subject area

Scaffolding and Rigging

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

Current workplace first aid certificate covering unit standards 26551, 26552 (or equivalent).

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the industrial rope access sector with people who have attained basic on-rope vertical skills using constructed anchors.

This qualification is an entry point for people who aim to work in industrial rope access roles such as rope access technicians, electricians with rope access, and industrial abseilers. Rope access work may include inspection and testing, maintenance and repair, cleaning and painting, geotechnical and construction.

Rope access refers to safe methods of working at height where ropes and associated equipment are used to gain access to and from the work place, and to be supported there.

Graduates of this qualification will be capable of working under limited supervision.

This qualification is aligned to the IRAANZ Certificate of Competency for Level 3 Rope Access Operators.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Building at this level can earn:

$30,000

Median earnings one year after study

$33,000

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

53%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Haumingi 1A2 Incorporation Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Deloitte - Trust Secretary

Website:

http://www.ngatiwhakaue-eetb.org.nz/

Value:

Dependent on the number of applicants

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Ngati Whakaue - Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

The Ngati Whakaue Trust - Secretary

Website:

https://vps.ngatiwhakaue-eetb.org.nz/

Value:

The Board will fix the amount available for Tertiary Grants in the annual Budget

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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

Phone: (09) 525 2590
Fax: (09) 525 2591
Email: support@skills.org.nz
Web: http://www.skills.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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