Electrical Engineering and Trades

As well as the breadth of full time programmes available at Manukau Institute of Technology, we also offer a range of short courses for those who wish to upskill or retrain in electrical, networking or programming certifications.

Note: $150 International Student processing fee (this will apply to all International Students enrolling into our Short Courses in 2017). 

Additional courses

In addition to those listed on these pages, courses may be offered in Motor Speed Control, Project Finance for Engineers, DeviceNet and SCADA if there is sufficient demand.

Please contact us to register your interest today.

Courses

Next date: See next start dates for Part A and Part B

Who should attend

Open to all persons holding electrical registration.

Duration:
One Day (Parts A & B)
Part A: Electrical Testing & Safety (4.5 Hours)
Part B: CPR & First Aid (2 Hours)
Modules A & B may be taken individually
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Who should attend

Open to all persons holding electrical registration.

Duration:
One Day (Parts A & B) Part A: Electrical Testing & Safety Procedure (4½ Hours) Part B: CPR & First Aid (2 Hours) Modules may be taken individually
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Next date: Tuesday 23 May 2017

Who should attend

Open to persons holding electrical registration.

Duration:
One Day (Parts A & B) Part A: Electrical Testing & Safety Procedure (4½ Hours) Part B: CPR & First Aid (2 Hours) Modules may be taken individually
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Who should attend

Technicians and tradespeople who do not require full electrical registration, but work with equipment powered from the mains supply.

Duration:
Five Days or Ten Evenings
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Who should attend

Technicians and tradespeople who do not require full electrical registration, but work with equipment powered from the mains supply.

Duration:
7 days (8.00am to 5.00pm) and 14 evenings (5.30pm to 8.30pm).
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Who should attend

People seeking New Zealand registration as an electrician.

Duration:
Five Days or Fourteen Evenings
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Who should attend

People seeking New Zealand registration as an electrician.

Duration:
Five Days or Fifteen Evenings
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Who should attend

People seeking New Zealand registration as an electrician.

These courses focus on assessing the competence of the skills required by those wanting to become registered electricians.  Candidates are advised to apply to the EWRB for confirmation of their eligibility to study this course.

Duration:
Five Days
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Who should attend

People seeking New Zealand registration as an electrician.

These courses focus on assessing the competence of the skills required by those wanting to become registered electricians.  Candidates are advised to apply to the EWRB for confirmation of their eligibility to study this course.

Duration:
Five Days
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Who should attend

This course is for registered electricians who are seeking registration as an inspector.

Entry is restricted to registered electricians, electrical engineers or registered engineering associates.

Duration:
5 or 8 days (8.00am to 5.00pm) and 14 evenings (5.30pm to 9.30pm).
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Next date: Tuesday 2 May 2017

Who should attend

Trades people who have limited knowledge in the electrical field.

The objective of this course is to provide an introduction to the Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) for persons who have no, or limited knowledge of these electronic devices, that are extensively used in many areas of industry. Participants need to be familiar with the use of a personal computer.

Duration:
Eight Evenings
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Next date: Courses will commence in March and July 2017.

Who should attend

Technicians and engineers seeking to update current knowledge.

Participants need to have completed PLC Basics or have an equivalent level of experience.

Duration:
One Semester
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Next date: Courses will commence in March and July 2017.

Who should attend

Technicians and engineers seeking to update current knowledge.

Participants will need to have completed PLC Programming 1 or have an equivalent level of experience.

Note: You must be able to demonstrate competence with the English language. For international students, suitable evidence could be a score of 6 on IELTS, or the MIT English language test, or equivalent.

Duration:
One Semester
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Next date: Courses will commence in February and July 2017.

Who should attend

Participants must be proficient in the Windows environment and have a working knowledge of the Internet and its browsing software.

Note: You must be able to demonstrate competence with the English language. For international students, suitable evidence could be a score of 6 on IELTS, or the MIT English language test, or equivalent.

Duration:
One Semester
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Next date: Courses will commence in July 2017.

Who should attend

Participants who have successfully completed Introduction to Networks.

Note: You must be able to demonstrate competence with the English language. For international students, suitable evidence could be a score of 6 on IELTS, or the MIT English language test, or equivalent.

Duration:
One Semester
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Next date: Courses will commence in July 2017.

Who should attend

Participants who have successfully completed Introduction to Networks and Routing and Switching Essentials.

Note: You must be able to demonstrate competence with the English language. For international students, suitable evidence could be a score of 6 on IELTS, or the MIT English language test, or equivalent.

Duration:
One Semester
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Next date: Courses commence in July 2017.

Who should attend

Participants who have successfully completed Introduction to Networks, Routing and Switching Essentials and Scaling Networks.

Note: You must be able to demonstrate competence with the English language.  For international students, suitable evidence could be a score of 6 on IELTS, or the MIT English language test, or equivalent.

Duration:
One Semester
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Who should attend

Participants who would like to be able to create, manage and instruct their own Cisco Certified Network Associate classes.

Note: You must be able to demonstrate competence with the English language.  For international students, suitable evidence could be a score of 6 on IELTS, or the MIT English language test, or equivalent.

Duration:
Varies
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