Change report for the Review of Electrical Engineering New Zealand Qualification

 

Field - Engineering and Related Technologies

Reviewed qualification

[Ref]

Qualification title

Level

Credits

2565

New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Electromechanical Maintenance and Repair) with optional strand in Electrical Service Technician

4

120-140

 

Review information

Review completed by

The Skills Organisation

Reason for the review

Scheduled review

Date replacement qualifications listed

June 2019

Next qualification review date

30 June 2024

 

Summary of review and consultation process

The Skills Organisation has reviewed the above qualification.

Consultation with industry indicated that the qualification remained fit for purpose. Industry accepted that condition statements were not appropriate in the qualification unless for critical health and safety, or regulated requirements.

The qualification was endorsed by industry at the Electrical Apparatus Service Association AGM.

 

Main changes resulting from the review

         Condition statements have been removed.

         Qualification has been updated into the latest NZQA template.

         Strategic purpose statement has been revised.

         Graduate profile outcome statements have been revised to ensure clarity.

 

Review outcome

[Ref:]

Qualification title

Outcome category

Replacement qualification

(if applicable)

2565-2

New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Electromechanical Maintenance and Repair) with optional strand in Electrical Service Technician

B

NA

 

Qualification Review outcome categories

Outcome

Result

Category

No changes are identified to the qualification

Qualification version number and NZQF ID remain the same.

New review date is required.

A

Minor changes are identified to the qualification

New version of qualification is required (NZQF ID remains the same).

New review date is required.

B

Significant changes are required to the qualification

New replacement qualification is required with a new NZQF ID.

The existing qualification will expire.

C

The qualification is no longer required be industry

The qualification will expire with no replacement.

D

 

Transition information

[Ref:]

Qualification title

Last date of entry

Last date of assessment

2565-1

New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Electromechanical Maintenance and Repair) with optional strand in Electrical Service Technician

 

31 December 2021