New Zealand Certificate in Irrigation System Design

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Environmental Engineering


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the irrigation industry with individuals who have attained the skills and knowledge to design efficient irrigation systems to enable improved production for commercial agriculture or horticulture operations or sports turf and public grounds.
The learner will benefit from having a qualification that recognises the specialist skills required to design technically efficient and environmentally sustainable irrigation systems within regulatory requirements for efficient and sustainable use of New Zealand's water resources.
Increased skills and knowledge will enable improved job performance and ultimately more productive operations.
Graduates will be able to work in a self-managed capacity.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Engineering and Related Technologies at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

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

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