New Zealand Certificate in Resource Recovery

MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Subject area

Environmental Engineering


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the resource recovery industry with people who have the skills and knowledge required to work as operators within their particular sector of the resource recovery industry.

Learners will benefit by having a qualification which recognises the skills and knowledge of a competent operator to enable improved job performance and a credential to enhance employment opportunities in the resource recovery industry.

This qualification is suitable for learners who have some prior learning or experience in their sector, such as those who have experience as a processor or site worker.

Graduates will work under limited supervision, and will have the skills and knowledge required to operate machinery relevant to their resource recovery operation. They will be able to work with other processors and operators to handle and process material in the resource recovery workplace relevant to their chosen strand.

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

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ngati Whakaue - Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

The Ngati Whakaue Trust - Secretary



The Board will fix the amount available for Tertiary Grants in the annual Budget

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Paehinahina Mourea Trust - Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Deloitte - Trust Secretary



Determined Annually

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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

Fax: (04) 494 0006

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