New Zealand Certificate in Glass Processing

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Entry requirements

Candidates need to complete the New Zealand Certificate in Glass (Level 3) [Ref: 2944], or demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills, before enrolling in a programme leading to this qualification.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the processing sector of the glass industry with people who are able to operate unsupervised as glass processors.

This qualification will provide for those individuals who are working as glass processors a credential that will support their career opportunities across a range of companies in the glass sector.

Graduates of this qualification will be able to work to the required safety, technical, quality, and productivity standards, providing customers with confidence in the products they receive.

The optional strands attached to this qualification allow graduates to specialise in manufacturing insulating glass units, toughened and heat strengthened glass, screen printed glass, laminated glass, and the use and operation of Computer Numerically Controlled Machinery.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Building at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

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Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

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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: (04) 381 6430
Fax: (04) 381 6431

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.

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