New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Transmission Line Maintenance)
Connexis Infrastructure ITO
Power Line Installation and Maintenance
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Candidates for this qualification require an EWRB Trainee Limited Certificate when commencing the programme, for their training, assessment and experience to be accepted by the EWRB for registration as a transmission line mechanic.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is intended for people working 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 be capable of working independently whilst ensuring public safety.
Graduates of the Line Mechanics strand will be able to work on transmission circuits and structures and are eligible to apply for registration as a transmission line mechanic with the Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB).
Graduates of the Structure Maintenance strand will be able to perform maintenance on transmission 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
Eric Tate Scholarship
Central Hawkes Bay District Council - Trust Secretary
J H Mitchell Takitimu Memorial Scholarship
Wairoa College - The Executive Officer
$800 minimum value per year. (May be split among more than one person.)
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.
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