List of Programmes Available to Study

View a list of programmes available in the Faculty of Applied Technology and Primary Industries - Te Kura Takawāo.

Level 2 Programmes

  • New Zealand Certificate in Primary Industry Skills (Level 2)

    Code: NZ2218 | Level: 2 | Credits: 40 | Duration: 12 weeks | Intake: Semester 1, Secondary Tertiary Pathway DeliveryVarious | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia), Taupo, Waipa, Tauranga (Windermere)

    Develop the entry-level skills and knowledge required to contribute safely and effectively in the workplace. This programme establishes introductory knowledge, skills, and work practices relevant to primary industry workplaces.

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Level 3 Programmes

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Level 4 Programmes

  • Applied Solid Wood Manufacturing (Level 4)

    Code: TO0022 | Level: 4 | Credits: 247 | Duration: 2 years | Intake: | Location: Waipa

    Gain the skills and knowledge required to work as advanced operators in a solid wood manufacturing operation industry.Graduates will also develop the skills required to lead an investigation into production issues, and understand cost factors in a solid wood manufacturing...

  • Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Fault Diagnosis, Repair and Administration)

    Code: WR2779 | Level: 4 | Credits: 60 | Duration: 17 weeks | Intake: February | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Gain skills required to diagnose and rectify vehicle faults, and carry out associated administrative functions.

  • Certificate in Automotive Engineering (Vehicle Service and Electronic Control)

    Code: WR2778 | Level: 4 | Credits: 60 | Duration: 17 weeks | Intake: July | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This certificate provides the knowledge required for vehicle service and electronic control within the automotive light motor industry.

  • Electrical Competence Programme

    Code: WR3101 | Level: 4 | Credits: 2 | Duration: 3-5 hours | Intake: | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Need to renew your Electrical Practising License? In just one 3-5 hour study course you can meet your obligations to the Electrical Workers Registration Board and have peace of mind.Every New Zealand electrician has to attend a course like this...

  • horticulture Safety and Practice

    Code: WR3196 | Level: 4 | Credits: 245 | Duration: 2 years | Intake: | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia), Waipa

    This two-year programme will allow you to fast-track your career and enhance employment opportunities for supervisory positions within the horticulture industry.Gain the knowledge and skills to assist with a range of core tasks relevant to the horticulture industry, including fruit...

  • National Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (Coordination) (Level 4)

    Code: WR3121 | Level: 4 | Credits: 65 | Duration: 1 semester | Intake: Semester 1, Semester 2 | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Learn to develop, maintain, and protect health and safety standards within public and private organisations in accordance with current health and safety legislation, business operational requirements and good practice guidelines.This programme is intended for safety supervisors, coordinators and team leaders...

  • New Zealand Certificate in Carpentry (Level 4)

    Code: NZ2738 | Level: 4 | Credits: 320 | Duration: 3-4 years | Intake: Industry | Location: Tokoroa, Taupo, WhakataneRotorua, Tauranga

    Graduates of this qualification will be qualified carpenters. They may go on to further roles in the Carpentry Industry such as site supervision, project management, contracts management, quantity surveying, business owner, building inspection and assessment, tutor or training advisor....

  • New Zealand Certificate in Conservation (Operations) (Level 4)

    Code: NZ2963 | Level: 4 | Credits: 120 | Duration: 1 year | Intake: Semester 1, Semester 2 | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This is the perfect programme if you are passionate about the environment and enjoy working outdoors. This year-long programme can kick-start your career looking after New Zealand’s amazing biodiversity and natural landscape as a ranger in the conservation, environmental, or...

  • New Zealand Certificate in Finger Jointing (Level 4)

    Code: NZ2311 | Level: 4 | Credits: 120 | Duration: 1 year | Intake: On Demand, Industry | Location: Waipa

    Gain the advanced technical skills and knowledge required to operate as trade-level finger jointer operator within the solid wood manufacturing industry.Students will learn how to be responsible for the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of a finger jointing plant,...

  • New Zealand Certificate in Forest Harvesting Operations (Level 4)

    Code: NZ2327 | Level: 4 | Credits: 45-72 | Duration: 24 weeks | Intake: January, IndustryVarious | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)Various

    Develop advanced skills and knowledge to be employed in a senior position within a forestry crew. Also discover techniques to contribute to the planning of a harvesting operation.

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Level 5 Programmes

  • National Diploma in Agribusiness Management

    Code: ND0647 | Level: 5 | Credits: 152 | Duration: 2.5 years | Intake: On Demand, Industry | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this qualification is to provide the skills and knowledge required for a management role in an agribusiness.

  • New Zealand Diploma in Applied Science (Level 5)

    Code: NZ2552 | Level: 5 | Credits: 120 | Duration: 1 year | Intake: Semester 1, Semester 2, November | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    We are living our lives in ways that are seriously damaging both planet earth and our own wellbeing. Learn how to improve both environmental and human wellbeing by developing your practical knowledge of biology, chemistry, and earth sciences.

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Level 6 Programmes

  • New Zealand Diploma in Applied Science (Level 6)

    Code: NZ2553 | Level: 6 | Credits: 120 | Duration: 1 year | Intake: Semester 1, Semester 2 | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Gain theoretical and technical knowledge within a range of natural and physical sciences for employment, or progression to higher level qualifications.

  • New Zealand Diploma in Forest Management (Level 6)

    Code: NZ2329 | Level: 6 | Credits: 240 | Duration: 2 years | Intake: Semester 1 | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The purpose of this qualification is to provide the forest industry with individuals who have the skills and knowledge required to carry out a technical or management role within the forest growing and harvesting sectors.The forest industry will benefit from...

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Level 7 Programmes

  • Bachelor of Applied Science and Sustainability (pending approval)

    Code: WR3123 | Level: 7 | Credits: 360 | Duration: 3 years | Intake: Semester 1 | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This programme links science and technology with business, enabling students to become innovative thinkers with an entrepreneurial spirit in one of three areas of specialisation: Human Wellbeing; Environmental Wellbeing; Geodata and Forest Management

  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Management - Manufacturing Management Strand

    Code: WR2917 | Level: 7 | Credits: 120 | Duration: 1 year | Intake: Semester 1 | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This graduate diploma is designed to provide students with an opportunity to acquire additional specialist knowledge and skills in the field of manufacturing management.This qualification further aims to provide students with the skills and knowledge of management required to successfully...

  • Graduate Diploma in Resource Management

    Code: WR3036 | Level: 7 | Credits: 120 | Duration: 1 year | Intake: Semester 1, Semester 2, February, July | Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Develop management and practical skills relating to the sustainable use of natural resources such as forests, lakes, farmland, and conservation areas. This involves a specialised knowledge of resource management principles, monitoring the impact on the environment, and improving critical and...

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