New Zealand Certificate in Fire Protection Systems Technology (Inspections)
Fire Technology and Rescue Services
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 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] or the New Zealand Certificate in Fixed Fire Protection Systems (Level 3) [Ref: 2576] 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 inspectors who have the skills and knowledge to test and inspect active fire protection systems.
The qualification includes two strands - graduates will either specialise in inspection of fire detection and alarm systems; or inspection of fixed fire protection systems.
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
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Mary Adeline Allen Scholarship
Kelston Deaf Education Centre - The Tertiary Co-ordinator
Up to $3,000.
Graduate Women Wellington - First in Family Scholarship
Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office
$5,000 per annum stipend plus tuition fees up to $5,000 per annum.
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.