New Zealand Certificate in Arboriculture

Waikato Institute of Technology

Subject area

Horticulture

Qualification

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Entry requirements

There are no regulatory body or legislative requirements.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the arboriculture industry with individuals who have the technical skills and knowledge to manage arboriculture operations to maximise effectiveness.

The qualification is stranded to recognise the specific skills and knowledge required to manage either arboriculture supervisory or arboriculture technical operations.

Learners will benefit by having a qualification within a training pathway that recognises progression through the arboriculture industry, as well as increased skills and knowledge acquisition to enable improved job performance.

The arboriculture industry will benefit by having skilled managers who are able to contribute to more efficient and effective operations.

This qualification is ideally suited to people who have significant arboriculture industry experience and wish to develop their technical skills and knowledge to be able to manage arboriculture operations.

Graduates will be capable of working autonomously within established parameters of an arboriculture business and may be managing others.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Horticulture and Viticulture at this level can earn:

$33,000

Median earnings one year after study

$40,000

Median earnings two years after study

$47,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Diamond Jubilee Agricultural Tertiary Bursary

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

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

Value:

$1,000.00

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Transpower Rural Communities Trust Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Rural Communities Trust

Website:

http://www.ruralcommunitiestrust.org.nz

Value:

So far, almost 1,000 grants have been approved, totaling well over $600,000.

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 444 204
Phone: (0800) 294 6832
Fax: (07) 838 0707
Email: qau@wintec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.wintec.ac.nz

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

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