New Zealand Certificate in Irrigation System Management

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Subject area

Environmental Engineering


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


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide a range of primary industry and amenity sectors with individuals who have attained the skills and knowledge to determine the need for, and manage sustainable irrigation for a commercial agriculture, horticulture property, sports turf, public grounds, or an irrigation scheme.
The qualification is a professional development pathway for people who are already working in a primary industry sector and will also be relevant to people working for regulatory bodies in water resource management.
Primary sector businesses will benefit through more technically efficient, environmentally sustainable, and productive water use in commercial irrigation operations. The community and the environment will benefit through protection and efficient use of resources.
Graduates will be able to work independently and are able to supervise others.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Engineering and Related Technologies 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

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 691 111
Phone: (08) 00 20 80 20
Fax: (04) 801 9626

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