StartUp(r) Accelerate - Automotive Engineering (Micro-credential)
MITO New Zealand Incorporated
Automotive Engineering and Technology not elsewhere classified
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Learners will ordinarily be enrolled in Years 11-13 at a New Zealand secondary school.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This micro-credential is designed to recognise the foundation skills and knowledge required for further training in the motor industry, and to provide students with the opportunity to gain exposure to career opportunities in the automotive industry.
The StartUp(r) Accelerate - Automotive Engineering Micro-credential offers secondary school students learning opportunities in the automotive industry with credits towards NCEA and an introduction to the workplace. Supported by MITO and in partnership with secondary schools and local businesses, StartUp(r) has both theory eLearning and practical learning in an automotive workshop.
This micro-credential follows on from the StartUp(r) Ignition - Automotive Micro-credential and can lead on to the Collision Repair and Refinishing Qualification Pathway and the Automotive Qualification Pathway which include a range of Level 3-4 qualifications such as the New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Level 3) [Ref: 3097] and the New Zealand Certificate in Collision Repair and Automotive Refinishing (Level 3) [Ref: 3008].
Examples of related scholarships
Quota New Zealand Educational Scholarship
Quota International of Auckland Inc.
Maximum value of $5,000
Rebecca L. Lynch Memorial Scholarship
Graduate Women North Shore Charitable Trust - RLL Memorial Scholarship Selection Committee
Non-resident tuition fees, registration fees, and room and board are covered by the scholarship.
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.
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