New Zealand Certificate in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (Trade Assistant)

Manukau Institute of Technology

Subject area

Refrigeration, Heating and Air Conditioning

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

Entry is open, however it is recommended candidates hold the National Certificate in Educational Achievement (Level 2) [Ref: 0973].

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (RAC) industry with people who have sufficient underpinning knowledge, understanding, and practical skill to work as a Trade Assistant.

This is an entry level qualification that is designed for people already working in the industry or people wishing to enter the industry as a Trade Assistant.

Graduates will be able to perform limited assembly, installation and maintenance functions under the supervision of a qualified tradesperson.

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

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Bachelor with Honours Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

of $8,000

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Practicum Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

$7,500

Read more

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 22 62 62
Phone: (0800) 626252
Fax: (09) 968 8701
Email: bob.laycock@manukau.ac.nz
Web: http://www.manukau.ac.nz

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

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