FAULT RESPONSE

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ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (INTRODUCTORY)
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Field Switching
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Fault Response and Switching
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ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (INTRODUCTORY)

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (INTRODUCTORY)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 2
  • 40-44 Credits
  • 6 – 12 months
  • NZQA Ref: 2136

Strands: Electricity Supply, and Telecommunications

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

This is an entry level qualification. It is suitable for all entrants to the industry, whether they are working in a trade and technical role, or in an administrative capacity within the generation, distribution, transmission, Telecommunications or retail sectors of the Electricity Supply Industry.

Field Switching

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (FIELD SWITCHING)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 3
  • 77 Credits
  • TBA
  • NZQA Ref: 2835

CORE SKILLS COVERED:

  • Applying industry standards and codes of practice for carrying out switching operations on electricity networks
  • Applying a range of skills and electrical knowledge to the operation of overhead switchgear and protection systems used on networks
  • Ensuring that health and safety requirements are met while working on electricity supply structures
  • Applying a range of communication procedures and processes relevant to field switching.

Fault Response and Switching

NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATE IN ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (FAULT RESPONSE AND SWITCHING)

  • Quick Facts:
  • Level 4
  • 110-140 Credits
  • 24 months
  • NZQA Ref: 3586

Strands: Distribution Fault Response, Distribution Network Switching, and Transmission Switching Control)

IS THIS QUALIFICATION FOR YOU?

This programme is suitable for people who are currently employed in the Electricity Supply Industry. They may be changing their career path from elsewhere in the electricity supply industry.