New Zealand Certificate in Fire Detection and Alarm Systems
Fire Technology and Rescue Services
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Entry is open; however, it is recommended candidates hold the National Certificate in Educational Achievement (Level 2) [Ref: 0973].
Candidates who have achieved the New Zealand Certificate in Fire Detection and Alarm Systems (Level 3) [Ref: 2574] would have gained some credits towards this qualification.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The purpose of this qualification is to provide the Fire Protection industry with tradespeople/technicians who have the skills and knowledge to design, install, commission, maintain, and service fire detection and alarm systems and associated equipment.
Graduates will work in accordance with the New Zealand Building Code, current Standards, regulations and ordinances, and other internationally accepted standards.
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
Employment rate two years after study
Examples of related scholarships
Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - New Start Awards
Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager
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.