New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Field Switching)

MITA Consulting Ltd

Subject area

Power Line Installation and Maintenance

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?

This qualification is suitable for people entering into or are currently employed in the Electricity Supply Industry and changing their career path. Electricians or line mechanics may diversify into Field Switching.

This qualification is designed to provide the Electricity Supply Industry with Field Switching graduates who have sufficient technical and theoretical knowledge, practical skills and experience to work on asset owners' networks to safely carry out field switching to industry practices.

Graduates will be able to work safely to industry standards, taking responsibility for their work and that of others, and be capable of working with limited supervision.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:

$30,000

Median earnings one year after study

$35,000

Median earnings two years after study

$49,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

55%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

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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Aimes Awards

Provided by:

The North Harbour Club

Website:

http://www.northharbourclub.co.nz/what-we-do/aimes-what-we-do/

Value:

Determined by the Trustees

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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: (021) 2681980
Email: janet@mitaconsulting.co.nz
Web: http://www.mitaconsulting.co.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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