New Zealand Certificate in Fencing

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

General Land Skills


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the fencing industry with people who have the knowledge and practical skills to design and construct fences, and interpret a livestock yard design and construct yard to meet client requirements; and the knowledge and skills to lead a team and manage client relationships.

This qualification is targeted at people who are experienced fencers and are at, or moving into a role in a rural fencing enterprise which has responsibility for meeting client fencing requirements.

Graduates will have the skills to work in a self-directed capacity, will have responsibility for the construction of quality rural fences and livestock yards, and will be supervising others.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Agriculture at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 4703555
Fax: (09) 470 3556

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