New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Building Services (Trade)
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering & Technology not elsewhere classified
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The purpose of this qualification is to provide the construction and infrastructure sectors with skilled tradespeople who are able to safely and independently fabricate, assemble, install and pre commission mechanical building service systems.
This qualification is designed to recognise the skills and knowledge of people working in the mechanical building services industry.
Graduates will be able to operate independently and will have some responsibility for the performance of others.
Key Information for Students
It is recommended, but not required, that people enrolling in a programme leading to this qualification will hold the National Certificate in Education Achievement (NCEA) Level 2 [Ref: 0973] or equivalent. People enrolling in this programme must hold a relevant position in a Mechanical Building Services organisation. The position should ensure that the qualification graduate profile outcomes can be met. There must be an apprenticeship training agreement between the trainee, ATNZ and the Employer. ATNZ Limited may enrol trainees working in New Zealand under work visas into this programme without being a signatory to The Education (Pastoral Care of Tertiary and International Learners) Code of Practice 2021, until 31 December 2023.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.
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