New Zealand Certificate in Heavy Automotive Engineering

MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Subject area

Vehicle Mechanics


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Entry requirements

- New Zealand Certificate in Heavy Automotive Engineering (Level 4) with strands in Road Transport, Plant and Equipment, Agricultural Equipment, and Materials Handling [Ref: 3118] is a prerequisite to enrolment in this qualification, or equivalent skills and experience.
- a Class 4 licence for the Road Transport strand
- W, T, R endorsements for Plant and Equipment strand
- F endorsement for Materials Handling strand

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification provides the heavy automotive engineering industry with individuals who have attained the knowledge and skills to carry out advanced diagnostics and repair work.

This qualification is at aimed at people working, or wishing to work, in an advanced technical role within a heavy automotive context.

Graduates may have some responsibility for representing the business and for the overall performance of the workshop.

What graduates earn

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


Median earnings one year after study


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Status one year after study

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Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

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Course Costs

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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

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Fax: (04) 494 0006

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