Revision of Infrastructure works qualifications

National Certificate in Civil Plant Operation with strands in Culverts and Drainage Systems, Earthworks, Road Construction, and Road Maintenance (Level 3) [Ref: 1325]

National Certificate in Civil Construction Works (Horizontal Directional Drilling) with strands in Driller, Tracker, and Site Supervisor [Ref: 1480]

National Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Level 2) with optional strands in Earthworks, Pavement Surfacing, Roads, Rural Contracting, and Utilities [Ref: 1660]

The Infrastructure ITO has completed a revision of the qualifications listed above to extend the last date of entry (enrolment) from 31 December 2015 to 31 December 2016.

Replacement qualifications

New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Level 2) [Ref: 2522]

New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Works (Level 3) [Ref: 2523]

New Zealand Certificate in Civil Works (Level 4) with strands in Earthworks, Road Construction, Concrete (non-structural), and Road Maintenance [Ref: 2688]

New Zealand Certificate in Pipe Installations (Level 4) with strands in Trenched, and Trenchless [Ref: 2694]

New Zealand Certificate in Utilities Maintenance (Level 4) with strands in Water, and Wastewater and Stormwater [Ref: 2695]

Date new version published                                                                 April 2016

Main changes resulting from the revision

The following changes were made:



People currently working towards any of these expiring national qualifications may either complete the requirements for that qualification or transfer their results to replacement qualifications.

Any person who feels disadvantaged by these transition arrangements should contact the Infrastructure ITO at the address below.

Infrastructure ITO

PO Box 2759

Wellington 6140

Telephone       0800 486 626