New Zealand Diploma in Marine Engineering

Competenz

Subject area

Marine Craft Operation

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

N/A

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the maritime industry with people who have the skills and knowledge required to operate and maintain engine room and auxiliary equipment to Marine Engineer Class 3 (MEC3) or Class 4 (MEC4) standards under the Maritime NZ Seafarer Certification and Operational Limits Framework. The officer in charge of the watch will be expected to operate unsupervised for extended periods in sole charge of complex and unpredictable vessel operations.

The qualification is for marine engineers intending to progress to more senior roles or move to larger vessels but is also open to new entrants to the industry.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Maritime Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:

$34,000

Median earnings one year after study

$45,000

Median earnings two years after study

$56,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

60%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

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Hauraki Māori Trust Board Education Grants

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Hauraki Maori Trust Board - Administration Support

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Assist with cost of 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.

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