New Zealand Certificate in Telecommunications (Level 3)
Strands in copper network maintenance, optical fibre network, or transmission
If you're looking to enter or already working in the telecommunications industry, then this programme may be right for you.
The industry needs more skilled workers to keep up with the rise in demand for ultra-broadband and more efficient cellular telecommunications.
This qualification will give you practical skills in installing, maintaining and repairing electronic communications equipment.
Although not essential, it is recommended that you are employed in the telecommunications industry or find an employer who is willing to support you in this programme.
When you graduate, you will be able to work as a telecommunications technician at an intermediate level.
Please note: This programme is delivered under a sub-contracting arrangement with E-tec.
(we are currently not taking any new applications for this programme)
E-tec, 364 East Tamaki Road, East Tamaki, Auckland
|Youth Guarantee (fees-free*)||Not available|
Full-time for 26 teaching weeks, part-time available.
The maximum time to complete this programme part-time is 3 years.
Blended (online and work-based learning)
|International fees||Not available to international students|
|Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship (fees-free*)||Not available|
|Qualification leads to||
New Zealand Certificate
Information is correct as at February 2021. Programme fees are based on a full-time student and may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2021 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2021 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2021 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here www.manukau.ac.nz/cssf. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2021 are based on the 2020 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2021. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology Limited is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.