New Zealand Laboratory Education Water Sampling Certification (Micro-credential)
Real World Education Limited
Natural and Physical Sciences not elsewhere classified
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.
Prospective learners are required to have:
- NCEA Level 2 (or equivalent) OR recommendation by an organisation that conducts water sampling, AND
- demonstration of understanding of the micro-credential and general suitability for the study through Real World Education's pre-entry processes.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This micro-credential is for people who intend to seek employment as a sampler for a professional laboratory or similar employment, or people who are early in a laboratory career. It is designed to prepare people to be able to sample various types of water (eg. drinking water, wasterwater, river, lake, ocean, cooling tower, pools, spas, ponds, groundwater, monitoring bores) and to perform on-site tests that are commonly done alongside water sampling
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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.
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