New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Fault Response and Switching)

MITA Consulting Ltd

Subject area

Power Line Installation and Maintenance


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is designed to provide the electricity supply industry with fault response and switching graduates who have sufficient technical and theoretical knowledge, practical skills and experience to work on asset owners' networks.

This qualification is suitable for people who are employed in the electricity supply industry and may be changing their career path from elsewhere in the industry.

Graduates with the Fault Response strand will be able to work with limited supervision to diagnose faults and restore supply to distribution networks in the electricity supply industry.

Graduates with the Network Switching strand will be able to work in complex switching operations with limited supervision on distribution networks in the electricity supply industry.

What graduates earn

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


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 838 6602

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