Energy Qualification, Programme and Unit Standard Reviews

The following Qualifications, Programmes and/or Unit Standards are currently under review by the Industry Reference Groups groups. We appreciate feedback on these as it helps us ensure these are fit for industry purpose.

If you would like to be added to the stakeholder group for any of these please email qualifications@connexis.org.nz specifying which review you are interested in.


Reviews

The following Qualifications, Programmes and/or Unit Standards are currently for review. Please click on one of the below and review the related qualification consultation documents and provide your feedback.


Live Lines

In response to industry demand, three new qualifications are proposed:

  • New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Distribution Live Lines Stick) (Level 4)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Distribution Live Lines Glove & Barrier) (Level 5)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Transmission Live Lines) (Level 5)

    Minutes of the Reference Group meetings, consultation summary, and revised qualifications are available (left).

    If you have questions about this development, please email Michele (Qualification Developer) michelem@connexis.org.nz, or phone 04 901 2320.

Electricity Supply Programmes

The following qualification reviews have been approved recently and will be published on the NZQA website in the next month:

  • NZ Certificate in Electricity Supply (Transmission Line Maintenance) (Level 4)
  • NZ Certificate in Electricity Supply (Introductory) (Level 2) with strands in Electrical Works, Telecommunications, and Wind Farm
  • NZ Certificate in Electricity Supply (Utility Arboriculture) (Level 3)
  • NZ Certificate in Electricity Supply (Cable Jointing High Voltage)(Level 4) with an optional strand in 33kV
  • NZ Certificate in Electricity Supply (Fault Response and Switching) (Level 4) with strands in Fault Response and Network Switching
  • Proposed programmes leading to these qualifications are available (left).

    If you have questions about this development, please email Michele (Qualification Developer) michelem@connexis.org.nz, or phone 04 901 2320.