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Qualification Title New Zealand Certificate in Passive Fire Protection Installation (Level 3)
Qualification Type Certificate
Level 3
Credits 75
Subject Area
  • Engineering and Related Technologies » Other Engineering and Related Technologies » Fire Technology and Rescue Services
Strategic Purpose Statement
The purpose of this entry-level qualification is to provide the Fire Protection industry with installers who have the skills and knowledge to install passive fire protection systems and components.
This qualification aims to benefit building owners and occupiers, the insurance sector, and the general public by providing skilled people who will be responsible for ensuring the correct and compliant installation of passive fire protection systems.
Graduates will be capable of operating at a technical level of work under limited supervision.
Graduate profile
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:

- Maintain the integrity of passive fire protection when installing compliant passive fire protection systems and components in accordance with the design, limitations and manufacturer's instructions.
- Apply knowledge of effective and efficient processes and principles as they relate to the installation of compliant passive fire protection systems and components within the passive Fire Protection Industry.
- Work safely and contribute to a health and safety culture in a passive fire protection installation environment.
Education pathways
This qualification may lead to the New Zealand Certificate in Passive Fire Protection Systems (Level 4) [Ref: 2581].
Employment pathways
Graduates will be equipped to work as installers of passive fire protection systems and components.To find out more about employment opportunities click on the CareersNZ logo, then the provider who offers this qualification.
Entry Requirements
N/A
Education Organisation Competenz
Developed By Competenz
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number 4110
Status Current
Created September 2019
Next Review September 2024
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