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Start progressing your career in infrastructure now
with nationally recognised programmes and qualifications


Working in infrastructure means you are a critical part of what keeps New Zealand connected!

– HUGE PROJECTS
– GIANT TOYS
– REWARDING CAREERS

You’re part of the industry that keeps everyone moving from Cape Reinga to Bluff, by treating the water and laying the pipes used to get fresh water to homes, keeping the power moving through the electricity network that turns on our lights and improving the telco networks that keeps everyone connected online.

How connexis helps

Connexis provides qualifications, that are developed with industry, to get your career progressing and your knowledge and experience nationally recognised in the infrastructure industry.

Once you’ve spoken to your employer contact us to make your next big step towards getting skilled up!

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To start a Connexis qualification you must first have a job in the industry*

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Sign up to a qualification that supports your career pathway

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Train on the job and earn while you learn

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Be assessed by an industry expert

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Gain a nationally recognised qualification and celebrate your accomplishment

Contact us to get started

INFRASTRUCTURE Apprenticeships

The industry is booming with apprentices in hot demand!

These Apprenticeships are suitable for all ages and usually take around 2-3 years (a similar length of time to a bachelor’s degree). They lead to a nationally recognised Level 4 qualification and provide a foundation for those looking to upskill, gain recognition for their skills, or get started on their career journey. These are all eligible for Free Trades Training. 

The best part? You earn while you learn!

Civil Infrastructure

NZA IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS with specialisation in:

  • Bitumen Surfacing Construction
  • Civil
  • Forestry Earthworks
  • Pipeline Construction and Maintenance
  • Piling

A Civil Infrastructure apprenticeship can lead to achieving Civil Trades Certification.

Find out moreDownload the Civil Apprenticeship brochure

Energy

NZA IN ELECTRICAL TRADE with a strand in Electricity Supply

NZA IN ELECTRICITY SUPPLY 
with specialisation in:

  • Network Control
  • Transmission Line Maintenance
  • Line Mechanic Distribution
  • Cable Joint High Voltage
Find out more

Water Treatment

NZA IN DRINKING WATER TREATMENT

NZA IN WASTEWATER TREATMENT 

Find out more


Career Pathways & qualifications

The infrastructure industry has many great structured career pathways to support you progress your career. Map your journey or see what the next step forward might be for you:


Connexis offer a range of general qualifications including:

  • Workplace Health & Safety (L3)
  • First Line Management (L4)
  • Project Management (L5)
  • Contract Management (L5)
  • Asset Management (L6)
  • Procurement procedures (L6)
Check out our general qualifications here

INFRASTRUCTURE Apprenticeships

The infrastructure industry is booming, with apprentices in hot demand!
Our New Zealand Apprenticeships are suitable for all ages and usually take around 2-3 years (a similar length of time to a bachelor’s degree). They lead to a nationally recognised Level 4 Qualification. The best part? You earn while you learn!

civil infrastructure

NZ APPRENTICESHIP IN INFRASTRUCTURE WORKS

with specialisation in:

  • Bitumen Surfacing Construction
  • Civil
  • Forestry Earthworks
  • Pipeline Construction and Maintenance
  • Piling

A Civil Infrastructure apprenticeship can also lead into achieving a Civil Trades Certification.

Find out more
Download the Civil Apprenticeship brochure
Water Treatment

NZ APPRENTICESHIP IN DRINKING-WATER TREATMENT 

NZ APPRENTICESHIP IN WASTEWATER TREATMENT 

Find out more
ENERGY

NZ APPRENTICESHIP IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING 

NZ APPRENTICESHIP IN ELECTRICITY SUPPLY APPRENTICESHIPS
with specialisation in:

  • Network Control
  • Transmission Line Maintenance
  • Line Mechanic Distribution
  • Cable Joint High Voltage
Find out more


Career Pathways & qualifications

The infrastructure industry has many great structured career pathways to support you progress your. Map your journey or see whats the next step forward might be for you:


Connexis offer a range of general qualifications including:

  • Workplace Health & Safety (L3)
  • First Line Management (L4)
  • Project Managment (L5)
  • Contract Management (L5)
  • Asset Management (L6)
  • Procurement procedures (L6)
Check out our Soft skills and managements qualifications here
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  • Hear what getting skilled up
    and qualified means to those who
    are
    completing or have completed their training.

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  • “The great thing about an apprenticeship is that it starts with using the shovel and takes you the whole way through to a lifelong profession.”

    Jimmy from Goodmans Contracting

    Read Jimmy’s Story

  • “The aspect of ‘earn while you learn’ is great. Energy industry companies pay their apprentices well and having steady employment while I did my apprenticeships with Connexis has been a real help with planning my future.”
    Holly Murphy – Electrical Engineer

    Read Holly’s Story

At school and exploring career options?

Check out our careers X-mag which is packed with information on what a career in the infrastructure industry can offer you.

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