New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Pipeline Construction and Maintenance)

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Civil Engineering not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

Graduates of this qualification are not qualified to carry out plumbing or drainage work that requires a consent under the Building Act 2004. Consented work must be carried out by a plumber or drainlayer.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the infrastructure industry with people who have the skills and knowledge to complete pipeline construction and maintenance in a range of contexts.

Graduates can operate at tradesperson-level, safely constructing and maintaining pipelines with quality outcomes.

The strands acknowledge the specialisations in Drinking-Water, Stormwater and Wastewater, or Trenchless Technologies.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Civil Engineering at this level can earn:


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Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

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Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 86 22 84
Phone: 0800 86 22 84

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