NZ Certificate in Manufacturing

Level 2

Flexible delivery format to suit your business needs

  • We look at programmes from 30 hours to 80 hours, through ongoing weekly delivery

  • We use a blended training style - delivery onsite at your business and the ability to use zoom online live training

  • We are able to deliver this programme New Zealand wide


The purpose of this qualification is to provide the manufacturing sector with people who have foundation skills and knowledge to work in entry level operational, or non operational roles in the manufacturing sector.

Graduates will be able to complete tasks at entry level, and will have the skills and knowledge to meet workplace safety requirements.

This is an entry level qualification, designed for people already working in the industry or people wishing to enter the industry in an entry level role.

The qualification contains four sections:

  • The compulsory contains core manufacturing skills and basic workplace health and safety, which are common to all manufacturing industries.

  • Elective A allows candidates to select the manufacturing process skills relevant to their particular industry along with appropriate standards from the Competitive Manufacturing domain. The Material Management domain is also included to allow skills in distribution in a manufacturing environment to be selected.

  • Elective B section offers a range of specific skills required by individual enterprises.

  • Optional standards have been included for use where additional support in literacy, numeracy and basic employment skills are required.


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