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.


Transmission Line Maintenance (Level 4)

The New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Transmission Line Maintenance) (Level 4) has been reviewed by Connexis and a group of industry representatives. Feedback indicated the qualification should be smaller (90-120 credits). Minutes of the meeting and the revised qualification are available (left).

If you would like to comment on the draft qualification, or have questions about the review, please email Michele (Qualification Developer) michelem@connexis.org.nz, or phone 04 901 2320.

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 4 or 5)

    Minutes of the Reference Group meeting and the proposed qualifications are available (left).

    Connexis would like feedback on the level and size of the qualifications. To comment, please click on the consultation link to the left.

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

Introductory Review

The New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Introductory) (Level 2) was reviewed at a recent meeting of the Electricity Supply Reference Group.  Minutes of the meeting and the proposed revised qualification are available (left).  

If you would like to comment, or have questions about the review, please email Michele (Qualification Developer) michelem@connexis.org.nz or phone 04 901 2320. 

Utility Arboriculture

The New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Utility Arboriculture) (Level 3) was reviewed at a recent meeting of the Electricity Supply Reference Group.  Minutes of the meeting and the proposed revised qualification are available (left). 

If you would like to comment, or have questions about the review, please email Michele (Qualification Developer) michelem@connexis.org.nz or phone 04 901 2320. 

Cable Jointing

The New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Cable Jointing) (Level 4) was reviewed at a recent meeting of the Electricity Supply Reference Group.  Minutes of the meeting and the proposed revised qualification are available (left). 

If you would like to comment, or have questions about the review, please email Michele (Qualification Developer) michelem@connexis.org.nz or phone 04 901 2320. 

Field Switching

The New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Field Switching) (Level 3) is due for review in 2020.  A review summary is available (left). 

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

Reference Group meeting 2 April 2020

Fault Response & Switching

The New Zealand Certificate in Electricity Supply (Fault Response & Switching) (Level 4) is being reviewed in 2020. If you would like to contribute to the review, please click on the consultation link to the left.

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

Reference Group meeting 2 April 2020