New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Installation and Service)

The Skills Organisation

Subject area

Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology not elsewhere classified


Entry requirements

People who are undertaking this qualification must hold a Trainee Limited Certificate (TLC) issued by the EWRB. Details of both the Supervision Procedures for trainees and the TLC are available from the EWRB website at

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the electrical and electronic service industry sectors with people who are able to install, commission, service and repair end-user electrical or electronic systems or product at a complex level.

This qualification is suitable for people who wish to advance their career within the electrical or electronic service industry. The qualification includes three strands that allow people to specialise further within this industry.

Graduates of this qualification will be able to work independently as technicians and will be able to supervise electrical workers. They will also be eligible to be registered and licensed as an Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (endorsed to disconnect and connect) (EAS endorsed) or as an electrical service technician (EST).

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

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Edna Waddell Undergraduate Scholarships for Women in Technology and Engineering

Provided by:

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships



$5,000 each

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Methanex Undergraduate Scholarships

Provided by:

Petroleum Skills Association NZ


Total award $5,000 (NZD) comprising of one payment per annum for one year (only)

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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

Phone: 0508 754557
Fax: (09) 525 2591


Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.


Level 2, LG House
60 Highbrook
East Tamaki

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