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New Zealand Certificate in Electric Vehicle Automotive Engineering

Otago Polytechnic Ltd

Subject area

Automotive Engineering and Technology not elsewhere classified

Qualification

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Entry requirements

This qualification does not entitle graduates to legally perform prescribed electrical work. Any prescribed electrical work must be undertaken by a person who has been registered and licensed under the Electricity Act 1992. Prescribed electrical work is defined in Schedule 1 of the Electricity (Safety) Regulations 2010.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification provides the automotive engineering industry with individuals who have attained the knowledge and skills required to safely and effectively diagnose and repair faults in electric vehicles. Electric vehicles include both battery electric, and hybrid electric, vehicles or machines.

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

Graduates may have some responsibility for representing the business and for the overall performance of the workshop.

Graduates of this qualification will not be recognised as manufacturer-specific technicians.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Engineering and Related Technologies at this level can earn:

$36,000

Median earnings one year after study

$42,000

Median earnings two years after study

$56,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

66%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ngati Whakaue - Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

The Ngati Whakaue Trust - Secretary

Website:

https://vps.ngatiwhakaue-eetb.org.nz/

Value:

The Board will fix the amount available for Tertiary Grants in the annual Budget

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Haumingi 1A2 Incorporation Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Deloitte - Trust Secretary

Website:

http://www.ngatiwhakaue-eetb.org.nz/

Value:

Dependent on the number of applicants

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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 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870
Email: info@op.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otagopolytechnic.ac.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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