CIVIL BASE LEVEL FOUNDATION QUALIFICATIONS

Available Pathways

INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (IW2)
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INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (IW3)
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BITUMEN SURFACING CONSTRUCTION
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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 (IW2)

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (LEVEL 2)

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

This qualification is for you if you are starting out in your career and have recently started working within the industry. You may have come from school, another industry or already be employed in the industry without a qualification. This qualification will take approximately 9 months to complete.

CORE SKILLS COVERED:

  • Key information about the infrastructure works industry
  • Health, safety and working within the busy infrastructure environment
  • Good communication skills for onsite and dealing with public
  • How to keep your work records and incident/accident reporting
  • How to care and maintain your How to maintain basic machinery
  • Hand spreading- how to best use hand tools and put down materials and compact them

INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (IW3)

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

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 3
  • 75 – 95 Credits
  • 9-12 Months
  • NZQA Ref: 3856

CORE SKILLS COVERED:

  • Operate and maintain a small plant for infrastructure works
  • Work safely on an infrastructure worksite
  • Apply industry best practises
  • Work effectively using correct processes to carry out infrastructure works operations

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

LEARN HOW TO:

  • Assess and prepare a site for bitumen surfacing
    construction
  • Implement quality work processes on a bitumen surfacing construction worksite
  • Safely operate bitumen surfacing construction equipment and machinery
  • Assess a worksite for health and safety
  • Support and mentor a team onsite

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

LEARN HOW TO:

  • Work safely on an infrastructure worksite
  • Read site plans and carry out work to specifications
  • Operate machinery and organise materials needed for your civil site works
  • Communicate well within your crew

FORESTRY EARTHWORKS

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

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

LEARN HOW TO:

  • Read and make plans for forestry earthworks
  • Ensure you are working within environmental, sustainability and safety standards
  • Work within a team and with other forestry users
  • Meet worksite requirements using flexible work practises

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

LEARN HOW TO:

  • Follow and make plans to construct and maintain pipelines
  • Coordinate materials and operate the tools and equipment needed to construct pipelines
  • Meet health and safety requirements while ensuring the safety of yourself and your crew
  • Communicate well within your team while onsite

Single Site Supervision

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS (SINGLE SITE SUPERVISION)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 4
  • 110 Credits
  • 17 months
  • NZQA Ref: 2957

LEARN HOW TO:

  • Supervise the implementation of health, safety and environmental procedures for single infrastructure works site
  • Lead a team and plan, coordinate and monitor work, and resources required for a single infrastructure works site
  • Execute contract requirements for a single infrastructure works site
  • Implement quality assurance and industry best practice for a single infrastructure works site