New Zealand Certificate in Mine Surveying

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Mining and Resources Engineering


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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 mining industry with mine surveyors who are able to undertake and implement all aspects of preparing for and completing surveys and plans at a mine site.

Learners will benefit by having a qualification which recognises mine survey skills and knowledge, will enable improved job performance and provide a credential to enhance employment opportunities.

The mining industry will benefit by having credentialed mine surveyors.

This qualification is targeted at qualified surveyors.

Graduates will be capable of working in an autonomous capacity.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Process and Resources Engineering 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

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Fax: (04) 494 0006

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