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New Zealand Certificate in Furniture

Competenz

Subject area

Manufacturing Engineering and Technology not elsewhere classified.

Qualification

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.

Entry requirements

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the furniture industry with people who have the skills and knowledge to work safely as a new entrant in the industry.
Graduates will be able to meet workplace safety requirements and use basic knowledge and techniques under general supervision in a furniture industry workplace.
This is an entry level qualification, designed for people already working in the industry or people wishing to enter the industry in an entry level role.
The strands recognise entry level skills in either: Cabinetmaking, Furniture Finishing, or Upholstery.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:

$25,000

Median earnings one year after study

$31,000

Median earnings two years after study

$35,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Haumingi 1A2 Incorporation Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Deloitte - Trust Secretary

Website:

http://www.ngatiwhakaue-eetb.org.nz/

Value:

Dependent on the number of applicants

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Spark Scholarship

Provided by:

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships

Website:

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

Value:

$5,000 per annum

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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

Free phone: 0800 526 1800
Phone: 0800 526 1800
Fax: (09) 539 9899
Email: info@competenz.org.nz
Web: http://www.competenz.org.nz

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

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.

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