New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Switchgear Fitting)
The Skills Organisation
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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:
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
Examples of related scholarships
Edna Waddell Undergraduate Scholarships for Women in Technology and Engineering
Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships
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.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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