New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

Mechanical Engineering

Qualification

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Entry requirements

None

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the mechanical engineering, construction, manufacturing, and fabrication industries with people who have sufficient underpinning knowledge, understanding, and practical skill to work under limited supervision as operators or trade assistants within their chosen discipline.
This qualification is designed for people already working in the mechanical engineering or engineering fabrication industry or people intending to complete a pre-trade qualification before entering the industry.
Graduates will be capable of performing a defined range of engineering tasks under limited supervision.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:

$41,000

Median earnings one year after study

$46,000

Median earnings two years after study

$55,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

74%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

AUT Accommodation Scholarship - Disability, Deaf or Rainbow

Provided by:

Auckland University of Technology

Website:

http://www.aut.ac.nz/scholarships

Value:

See additional information

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Methanex Undergraduate Scholarships

Provided by:

Petroleum Skills Association NZ

Value:

$5,000

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

Phone: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

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

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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