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New Zealand Certificate in Dairy Processing Engineering

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Food (excluding Seafood) Processing Technology

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

None.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the dairy processing sectors with competent individuals who have the skills and knowledge to monitor operational processes, and apply basic diagnostic techniques to determine operating risks in a dairy processing plant. This involves monitoring plant components required to produce products such as cheese, ice cream, milk powder, milk protein or drinking milk.

The qualification is suitable for individuals working as operators in a dairy processing plant who want to develop their skills and knowledge for technical career progression opportunities within the dairy processing industry.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Process and Resources Engineering at this level can earn:

$52,000

Median earnings one year after study

$54,000

Median earnings two years after study

$58,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

81%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Bashford-Nicholls Trust Vocational Study Scholarships

Provided by:

Royce Nicholls Trust/Margaret Bashford Trust

Website:

https://bashford-nicholls.org.nz/

Value:

$1,000

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AUT International Excellence Scholarship - South Asia

Value:

NZD$5,000Contribution to fees

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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 691 111
Phone: (08) 00 20 80 20
Fax: (04) 801 9626
Email: info@primaryito.ac.nz
Web: http://www.primaryito.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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