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New Zealand Diploma in Yacht Operations

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology trading as Manukau Institute of Technology

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 knowledge and skills to work as chief mate or master on yachts over 24 metres to the standards required under the Maritime NZ Seafarer Certification and Operational Limits Framework.

This qualification is for yacht crew intending to become Chief Mate or Master on a yacht but is also open to other seafarers and new entrants to the industry.

The optional Yacht Master optional strand is for those intending to take full charge of the vessel which requires certification as Master.

What graduates earn

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

$75,000

Median earnings one year after study

$76,000

Median earnings two years after study

$77,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

67%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$1,000 each.

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Manakau Institute of Technology - Maori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarships

Provided by:

Manukau Institute of Technology - Student Support Advisor (Maori)

Website:

https://studentweb.manukau.ac.nz/studentweb/student-life/maori,-pasifika-and-international-support

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: enquiries@manukau.ac.nz
Web: http://www.manukau.ac.nz

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

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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