About the course
This entry level qualification provides a solid foundation and introduction for those interested in obtaining an apprenticeship and completing one or more of the Level 4 National Certificates in Plumbing [Ref: 0202], Gasfitting [Ref: 0201]and Drainlaying [Ref: 0077]. The qualification is suitable for delivery by off-job training providers, or a combination of school and off-job training providers.<br /><br />Candidates are required to complete the core standards and most of the electives (choose a minimum of 99 credits from a total pool of 113). Candidates entering the qualification may have already completed some of the standards in the qualification in Gateway or in school programmes. A small amount of flexibility is available to accommodate different provider and workplace requirements, and for candidates to select standards that are specific to the strand that they are interested in (plumbing, gasfitting or drainlaying). A maximum of 23 credits (depending on electives) contribute from this qualification towards any one of the Level 4 National Certificates in Plumbing [Ref: 0202], Gasfitting [Ref: 0201] or Drainlaying [Ref: 0077].
About the provider
We are one of the New Zealand's largest Private Training Establishment operating from three modern branches. Our training is generally unit based, with each unit offering credits towards nationally recognised qualifications. We offer a selection of courses which include training for the Industrial, Business and Financial sectors. Our courses aim to develop student's skills, attitudes and knowledge while addressing the identified needs of various industries. We also offer practical training that is job related and is aimed at producing skills needed for the workplace. Communication, job search and life skills are incorporated into all the courses we offer.