New Zealand Certificate in Building, Construction, and Allied Trades Skills

Skills Update Training and Education Group, Marsden Technical Institute, and Skills Update Training Institute

Subject area

Building 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

Health and safety note for schools: It is expected that teachers comply with Safety in Technology Education: A Guidance Manual for New Zealand Schools; Ministry of Education 2017, and any subsequent versions of this document.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for those intending to gain an introduction to basic skills relevant to the building, construction, and allied trades sector.

Graduates will have foundation knowledge and skills relevant to a wide range of trade occupations, that may also assist with the achievement of NCEA. This qualification is not intended to recognise the level of commercial competence required of trade professionals.

Graduates will be able to safely perform basic tasks and complete Building, Construction, and Allied Trades Skills (BCATS) projects in highly structured contexts, under direct supervision, in school workshops or training establishments.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Building at this level can earn:

$30,000

Median earnings one year after study

$33,000

Median earnings two years after study

$42,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

53%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Hauraki Māori Trust Board Education Grants

Provided by:

Hauraki Maori Trust Board - Administration Support

Website:

https://www.hauraki.iwi.nz/grants/

Value:

Assist with cost of tuition fees only.

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The Capstone Editing Early Career Academic Research Grant for Women

Provided by:

Capstone Editing - Director and Head Editor

Website:

https://www.capstoneediting.com.au/

Value:

Up to A$5,000

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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

Phone: (09) 255 1464
Fax: (09) 275 9571
Email: qa@skillsupdate.co.nz
Web: http://www.skillsupdate.co.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.

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