Review of Automotive Reglazing qualification


National Certificate in Automotive Reglazing (Level 3) [Ref: 1249]


The Joinery Industry Training Organisation has completed the review of the qualification listed above.


Date new versions published                                                          June 2010


The next qualification review is planned to take place during 2015.


Summary of review and consultation process


On 17 June 2009, the Advisory Group met to discuss the standards and qualification in the Automotive Reglazing domain.  This group was comprised of industry, provider, and NZ Motor Industry Training Organisation (Inc) representatives.  The qualification structure was discussed and amended to reflect current practice in the industry and changes made to the standards since the last qualification review.  The reviewed qualification structure was endorsed by the Advisory Group in August 2009.


Main changes resulting from the review


·      Decrease in credit total.

·      Removal of Elective B.

·      Removal and addition of standards in the compulsory section.

·      Addition of standards to the elective section.

·      Updating of standards following review.


National Certificate in Automotive Reglazing (Level 3) [Ref: 1249]


Review category


See Key to Qualification Review Categories at the end of report


Changes to structure and content

·      Credit total decreased from 96 to 77.

·      Elective B was removed and the requirement for the new elective section is a minimum of 10 credits.

·      Standards 1277, 17593, 20503, 21078, and 21701 were removed from the compulsory section.

·      New standards 26034, 26078, 26079, 26080, and 26081 were added to the compulsory section.

·      Standard 20497 was moved from Elective A to the compulsory section.

·      Standard 22351 was moved from the compulsory to the elective section.

·      Standards 2549, 3465, and 3466 were added to the elective section.

·      Standards 3877, 20492, and 21673 were removed from Elective A.

·      Credit values and levels of standards were updated following review.




This qualification contains standards that replace earlier standards.  For the purposes of this qualification, people who have gained credit for the expiring standards are exempt from the requirement to gain credit for the replacement standards - see table below.


Credit for

Exempt from














People currently working towards versions 1 or 2 of this qualification may either complete the requirements of those versions or transfer their results to this version of the qualification.  The last date for assessment for version 1 is December 2010 and the last date for assessment for version 2 is December 2012.


Any candidate who feels that they have been disadvantaged by these transition arrangements should contact the Joinery Industry Training Organisation at the address given below.


Joinery Industry Training Organisation

PO Box 11435

Wellington 6142


Telephone              04 385 8814



Key to Qualification Review Categories


Category A

The qualification is published as a new version with the same NQF ID

Changes are made to SSB name, contact details or purpose statement

No change is made to title, rules or components of the qualification

No transition arrangements are required

Category B

The qualification is published as a new version with the same NQF ID

Changes are made to title, rules or components

The new version of the qualification recognises a similar skill set to that recognised by the previous version

The SSB is confident that people awarded the new or previous version are comparable in terms of competence

Transition arrangements are required if candidates must gain additional/different credits for the new version

Category C

A new (replacement) qualification is published with new NQF ID

Significant changes are made to the qualification in terms of components, structure, type or level

The SSB views people with the replacement qualification as being significantly different in terms of competence from those with the replaced qualification

Transition arrangements are required

Transition may be limited to phase-out dates

Category D

Qualification will expire.

There is no replacement qualification

Qualification is no longer required by industry

The qualification is designated as expiring and a last date for meeting the qualification requirements is set