New Zealand Certificate in Wind Farm Maintenance

Connexis Infrastructure ITO

Subject area

Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology not elsewhere classified

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

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:

$30,000

Median earnings one year after study

$36,000

Median earnings two years after study

$44,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Waikato-Tainui Tertiary Education Grant

Provided by:

Waikato Raupatu Lands Trust - Grants Officer

Website:

http://www.waikatotainui.com/

Value:

Contribution towards tuition fees only

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Unity® Games Schoalrship

Provided by:

Media Design School - Pasifika Student Liaison Advisor

Website:

http://www.mediadesignschool.com

Value:

$2,000

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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) 486 626
Phone: (0800) 486 626
Fax: (04) 499 9145
Email: askus@connexis.org.nz
Web: http://www.connexis.org.nz

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

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.

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