New Zealand Certificate in Textile Machine Setting


Subject area

Textile Making


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

.This qualification may only be awarded to candidates that have previously been awarded the New Zealand Certificate in Textile Manufacturing (Level 4) with an optional strand in Technical Leadership [Ref: 2978] including the optional strand; or can provide evidence of and/or demonstrate equivalent skills and knowledge.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for people who are experienced in textile machine operation and operational adjustment who wish to gain advanced technician skills and a formal qualification.

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the textile manufacturing sector with people who have advanced skills in technical textile machine setting and maintenance skills including commissioning, decommissioning, machine modification and optimisation.

Graduates will provide technical leadership and operate at a senior level without supervision.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Manufacturing, 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

Kate Sheppard Memorial Award

Provided by:

Kate Sheppard Memorial Award Trust




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TMI Educational Scholarships

Provided by:

Tanenuiarangi Manawatu Incorporated - The Scholarships Unit



$250 (secondary) and $5000 (tertiary) each.

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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

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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