New Zealand Certificate in Rail Operations (Train Manager)

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Rail Operations


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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 New Zealand passenger rail industry with people who have the skills and knowledge required to work as a train manager and deliver safe and efficient customer services to people travelling on the rail network.

The qualification is for people intending to enter the passenger rail industry or people already working in the industry who wish to move into a train manager role.

Graduates will be capable of working under limited supervision to carry out the duties of a train manager on board passenger trains operating on the New Zealand rail network.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Engineering and Related Technologies at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 86 22 84
Phone: 0800 86 22 84

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