UCOL’s Certificate in Electrical and Related Trades (Pre-Employment) is a one-year full-time pre-apprenticeship programme that will help get your career started as an electrician or other roles in the electrical industry.
Locations: Palmerston North
Duration: 1 year, full-time
Dates:29 February 2016 - 2 December 2016
* Fees are indicative only, and are inclusive of the student services levy and GST (goods and services tax). Fees for multi-year programmes are for one year of study.
Completing UCOL’s Certificate in Electrical and Related Trades (Pre-Employment) will help open doors to work opportunities as UCOL graduates are highly valued by the electrical industry.
With strong links to the electrical industry, the Certificate in Electrical & Related Trades (Pre-Employment) is supported by local electrical contractors so that graduates of this programme are work ready.
Modern electrical laboratories that meet all industry standards
It is recommended that students have met the literacy and numeracy require-ments for NCEA Level 1 or equivalent. This programme may lead to an electrical apprenticeship and higher levels of study. To improve overall chances of success it is recommended that students have achieved 12 credits in both Level 1 Mathematics and Level 1 Physics or Science. Good communication skills would also be advisable. This programme includes the National Certificate in Electrical Engineering, Level 2 and will be awarded when the requirements of this programme are met.
The programme is approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority under the provisions of the Education Act 1989, and Universal College of Learning (UCOL) Trading as Universal College of Learning (UCOL) is accredited to teach it.