New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Transmission Line Maintenance)
Connexis Infrastructure ITO
Power Line Installation and Maintenance
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.
Candidates for this qualification require an EWRB Limited Trainee Certificate within three months of commencing the programme for their training, assessment and experience to be accepted for registration.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is for people entering into or currently employed in the electricity supply industry. It is designed to provide the industry with people able to work in transmission line maintenance as either a line mechanic or a structure maintainer.
Graduates will be able to work safely to industry standards, taking responsibility for their work and that of others, and be capable of working independently whilst ensuring public safety.
Graduates of the Line Mechanics strand will be able to work as a line mechanic on transmission lines and are eligible to apply for registration as a line mechanic with the Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB).
Graduates of the Structure Maintenance strand will be able to perform maintenance on electricity supply structures.
What graduates earn
Graduates who studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology 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
Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships
$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.