New Zealand Certificate in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (Trade)
Refrigeration, Heating and Air Conditioning
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.
Graduates must hold both a WorkSafe Approved Filler Test Certificate and an Electrical Workers Registration Board's Electrical Service Technician (EST) Practising Licence to be awarded this qualification.
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 skilled tradespeople that are able to independently install, maintain, service, and commission plant and equipment to industry standards.
This qualification is designed for people already working in the industry and will typically be achieved in a workplace environment while completing a New Zealand Apprenticeship.
What graduates earn
Graduates who studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:
Median earnings one year after study
Median earnings two years after study
Median earnings five years after study
Status one year after study
Employment rate two years after study
Examples of related scholarships
Graduate Women Wellington - First in Family Scholarship
Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office
$5,000 per annum stipend plus tuition fees up to $5,000 per annum.
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.
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.