New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Substation Maintenance)
Connexis Infrastructure ITO
Power Line Installation and Maintenance
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.
Candidates for this qualification require an EWRB Limited Trainee Certificate within three months of commencing the programme, for their training, assessment and experience to be accepted for registration as a substation maintainer.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is suitable for people entering into, or who are currently employed in, the electricity supply industry. They may be changing their career path from elsewhere in the electricity supply industry. Some electricians or mechanics may diversify into substation maintenance.
This qualification is designed to provide the electricity supply industry with people who have sufficient knowledge, practical skills, experience and attributes to be capable of working as a substation maintainer, in accordance with the registration requirements of the Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB).
Graduates will have the knowledge and skills to work to legislated and industry standards and requirements, to take responsibility for their work and that of others, and to work independently whilst ensuring public safety.
What graduates earn
Graduates who studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology 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
Examples of related scholarships
Te Runanga o Toa Rangatira - Education Grant
Te Runanga o Toa Rangatira - Education Committee
The committee will only consider subsidising course fees.
The North Harbour Club
Determined by the Trustees
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.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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