New Zealand Certificate in Wind Farm Maintenance
Connexis Infrastructure ITO
Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology not elsewhere classified
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.
Graduates may also be eligible to apply for registration with the Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB) in the Substation Maintainer Class of licensing. Further information can be found at https://toolbox.ewrb.govt.nz/home/what-does-the-change-to-classes-of-registration-mean-to-me/line-mechanics/
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is designed to provide the electricity generation sector with graduates who have the technical and theoretical knowledge and experience of wind turbine maintenance to work safely and independently, meeting legislative requirements and industry standards on a wind farm.
This qualification is suitable for people with a trades background in electrical, mechanical or hydraulic areas.
The graduate will be able to work independently while taking responsibility for their own work and that of others.
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
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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.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.