CIVIL BASE LEVEL FOUNDATION QUALIFICATIONS

Available Pathways

INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (IW2)
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INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (IW3)
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TRAFFIC INCIDENT MANAGEMENT
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BITUMEN SURFACING CONSTRUCTION
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PILING
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CIVIL
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FORESTRY EARTHWORKS
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PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE
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SINGLE SITE SUPERVISION
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INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (Level 2)

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (LEVEL 2)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 2
  • 40 Credits
  • 7 Months
  • NZQA Ref: 2522-2

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

Take the first step into Civil infrastructure and make your mark in a hands-on and varied career. Civil Infrastructure keeps New Zealand connected through the roading network. It is what allows us to get around our towns, travel quickly between major centres, and reach even the most remote parts of the country. This qualification gives you a start in the industry and opens a career path in civil works, rural contracting, surfacing operations and underground utilities.

INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (Level 3)

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (LEVEL 3) WITH OPTIONAL STRAND IN PLANT OPERATION

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 3
  • 75 – 95 Credits
  • 12-15 Months
  • NZQA Ref: 3856

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

This qualification provides a great foundation for anyone wanting to move into a technical role. You will learn the basics of working on an infrastructure worksite and have the option to specialise in one of five key areas: Bitumen Surfacing Construction, Civil, Forestry Earthworks, Pipeline Construction & Maintenance or Piling

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TRAFFIC INCIDENT MANAGEMENT (Level 3)

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN TRAFFIC INCIDENT MANAGEMENT (LEVEL 3)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 3
  • 60 Credits
  • 9 Months
  • NZQA Ref: 4263

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

Play a vital role in keeping New Zealand roads safe by gaining the skills to keep traffic flowing safely in the event of a traffic incident. Traffic incidents and other unplanned events are inevitable and a potential dangerous occurrence on any road network. Responding safely and quickly, to prevent further incidents and restore traffic conditions, is vital, and requires a systematic, planned and coordinated response. Train up now and learn how to manage traffic incidents on all types of roads, including motorways, bridges and tunnels, and for all traffic volumes. This qualification will give you entrance into a valuable and varied role.

Bitumen Surfacing COnstruction

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (BITUMEN SURFACING CONSTRUCTION) (LEVEL 4)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 4
  • 120 Credits
  • 19 months
  • NZQA Ref: 3775

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

This qualification is suitable for those working on an infrastructure site in a bitumen surfacing construction role. Build on your base skills and learn how to safely handle bitumen and construct
our road surfaces to a high standard within required specifications while working in a team environment.

PILING

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (PILING) (LEVEL 4)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 4
  • 150 Credits
  • 24 months
  • NZQA Ref: 3966

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

This qualification is suitable for you if you are working in an infrastructure worksite on piling
operations. Build on your current skills and knowledge and take your career to the next level.

Civil

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE (CIVIL) (LEVEL 4) WITH STRANDS IN EARTHWORKS, ROAD CONSTRUCTION AND ROAD MAINTENANCE

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 4
  • 135 Credits
  • 21 Months
  • NZQA Ref: 2725

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

This qualification recognises the skills and knowledge required to operate at tradespersonlevel building and maintaining good quality civil infrastructure. The strands allow you to choose your specialisation in either Earthworks, Road Construction or Road Maintenance.

FORESTRY EARTHWORKS

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (FORESTRY EARTHWORKS) (LEVEL 4)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 4
  • 120 Credits
  • 19 months
  • NZQA Ref: 3782

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

This qualification is for people who have the technical knowledge and skills to work under broad guidance, producing quality outcomes, coordinating a team of forestry earth workers on site.

PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE) (LEVEL 4) WITH STRANDS IN DRINKING-WATER, WASTEWATER AND STORMWATER, AND TRENCHLESS TECHNOLOGIES

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 4
  • 160 Credits
  • 25 months
  • NZQA Ref: 3858

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

Gain the skills and knowledge to produce quality workmanship on a range of pipeline construction and maintenance operations. The Drinking-water, Wastewater and Stormwater, and Trenchless Technologies strands allow you to further customise this qualification to your requirements.

Single Site Supervision

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (SINGLE SITE SUPERVISION)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 4
  • 110 Credits
  • 17 months
  • NZQA Ref: 2617

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

This qualification is for people who are experienced civil tradespeople looking to move into a site supervision role. You will gain the ability to productively manage a crew and follow industry best practise on a single site.