New Zealand Certificate in Fencing

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

General Land Skills



35 Weeks

Total student fees


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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 repair, maintain, and construct rural electric and non-electric fences, or to construct and repair industrial fences.

This qualification is intended for people who are entering the fencing industry and wish to develop skills and knowledge for fencing.

The graduate will benefit by having a qualification that recognises progression through the industry; and skills and knowledge; to enable improved job performance.
Graduates will be capable of working under supervision.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

All applicants must be at least 16 years old at the time the programme commences; be able to read, write and communicate in English at a basic level; be physically able to complete the programme specific outcomes. International applicants, for whom English is not their first language, just have a IELTS General or Academic Score of 5 with no band score lower than 5 or, hold an accepted international equivalence.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


35 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$1,674 $1,674
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,072 $9,072
Total $10,746 $10,746

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

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

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

Where does this information come from?

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