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Certificate in Electrical Engineering (NCEA Level 2)

About the programme

In this project based course our tutors will lead you through the electrical principles of basic magnetism and electromagnetism, basic understanding of electrical and electronic components, electrical mathematics and calculations, electrical circuit concepts, designing and the manufacture of an electronic project; all the while being carefully shown how to operate within a safe working environment.

Vocational pathway: Manufacturing and Technology and Construction and Infrastructure

Programme code: WTA012

NCEA level: Level 2

Number of credits: 28 credits

Programme structure: This course will run 1 day per week (8.30am-3pm) during the school term.

Duration of programme: 31 weeks

Location: Rotokauri Campus, 51 Akoranga Rd, Hamilton.

Entry criteria: Students enrolled in WTA must still attend secondary school and continue with normal school work. The unit standards achieved at WTA will count towards NCEA Level 1, 2, or 3.​

Further details:

You must enrol through school. See your Careers Advisor.

Programme content

Unit StandardTitleVersionLevelCreditsWintec code
5911Basic Magnetism and Electromagnetism511TE05911
5922Cutting Tools and Machines 722TC05922
6626Electrical and Electronic Components723TC06626
18239Circuit Concepts and Measurements 825TC18239
18241Basic Electronic Systems825TC18241
18243Construct Simple Electronic Products826TE18243
23751Electrical Calculations and Theory626TC23751
 Total NZQA Credits​  28 

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