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Rural Contracting Essentials (Micro-credential)

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology trading as SIT

Subject area

Agriculture 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.

Entry requirements

Applicants should be a minimum of 18 years of age and hold a class 1 or Restricted driver licence.
Knowledge of the seasonal nature of rural contracting work and associate work patters, and previous experience operating tractors in a rural environment, are an advantage

English language entry requirements apply.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This micro-credential is designed for individuals who want to gain essential well-being, health and safety habits, and industry best practices, for working successfully in the rural contracting industry.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand - Audrey Reid Grant

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand



Up to $600.00

Read more

Awarua Trust Scholarship

Provided by:

The Awarua Trust - (CA) trustee



determined by the Trustees

Read more

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 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977

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


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