New Zealand Certificate in Light Automotive Engineering

Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Subject area

Vehicle Mechanics

Qualification

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Entry requirements

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification provides the automotive engineering industry with individuals who have attained the knowledge and skills required to safely and effectively diagnose and repair faults that are commonly encountered on light vehicles, including cars, light commercial vehicles and light trailers.

The qualification has been designed for individuals who are interested in a career as a light automotive engineer.

Graduates of this qualification can work independently and may have some responsibility for monitoring the workplace.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Automotive Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:

$32,000

Median earnings one year after study

$35,000

Median earnings two years after study

$46,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

57%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Spark Scholarship

Provided by:

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships

Website:

http://www.universitiesnz.ac.nz/scholarships

Value:

$5,000 per annum

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First Foundation Scholarship

Provided by:

First Foundation - Student Programme Manager

Website:

http://firstfoundation.org.nz/

Value:

$12,000

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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 242 476
Phone: (0800) 24 24 76
Fax: (03) 366 6544
Email: info@ara.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ara.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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