New Zealand Certificate in Electric Vehicle Automotive Engineering


Subject area

Automotive Engineering and Technology not elsewhere classified



52 Weeks

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification provides the automotive engineering industry with highly skilled technicians who have attained the knowledge and skills required to safely and effectively diagnose and repair faults that are uncommon or complex in electric vehicle systems. Electric vehicles include battery electric or hybrid electric, vehicles or machines.

This qualification is designed for experienced automotive engineering technicians working, or intending to work in an advanced technical role within an electric vehicle automotive context.

Graduates may have some responsibility for leadership in the business and for the overall performance of the workshop. Graduates of this qualification will not be recognised as manufacturer-specific technicians.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Learners must be eligible to undertake industry training organised through MITO, and must be employed in an automotive workshop in a role which supports the learner to achieve the qualification outcomes. Entry is subject to the approval of MITO. This will be determined on the basis of discussion between MITO, the employer and the learner. Learners entering this programme must have completed an Automotive Engineering qualification at Level 4, or provide evidence of equivalent skills and knowledge

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


52 Weeks

Tuition Fees

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Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 422 733
Phone: (03) 546 9175
Fax: (03) 546 3325

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