New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Switchgear Fitting)

The Skills Organisation

Subject area

Electrical Engineering

Qualification

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

None.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the electrotechnology industry with commercially competent people who can design, manufacture, test, service, and install electrical switchgear and associated equipment safely.

Graduates will be able to operate independently and will have some responsibility for the performance of others.

Graduates of the optional strand will additionally be eligible to apply to the Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB) to become a registered and licensed electrical installer.

What graduates earn

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

$29,912

Median earnings one year after study

$34,370

Median earnings two years after study

$48,929

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

58%

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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Waikato-Tainui Tertiary Education Grants

Provided by:

Waikato Raupatu Lands Trust - Grants Officer

Website:

http://www.waikatotainui.com/

Value:

Contribution towards tuition fees only

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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: 0508 754557
Fax: (09) 525 2591
Email: support@skills.org.nz
Web: http://www.skills.org.nz

Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.

Campus locations

Auckland

Level 2, LG House
60 Highbrook
East Tamaki
Auckland

Where does this information come from?
NZQA supplies this information based on material from the course provider.

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