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Nelson Technical Institute Limited (Nelson)

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This organisation may not be currently assessing standards in all areas of the DAS that are listed below. To confirm what is currently delivered and assessed, contact the organisation or visit its web site.

Sub-field consents to assess

Core Generic (to level 2)

Distribution (to level 2)

Driving (to level 1)

Motor Industry (to level 2)

Retail and Wholesale (to level 2)

Retail, Distribution, and Sales (to level 2)

Domain consents to assess

Adventure Based Learning (to level 2)

Agricultural Vehicles and Machinery (to level 2)

Apparel Work Study (to level 2)

Aquaculture (to level 4)

Aquaculture Diving (to level 4)

Bicycle Sales and Servicing (to level 4)

Canoeing - Kayaking (to level 2)

Chainsaw Operating (to level 3)

Civil Construction Works (to level 4)

Civil Plant Operation (to level 4)

Civil Plant Operation (to level 4)

Commercial Road Transport Skills (to level 6)

Core Driving Knowledge and Skills (to level 3)

Core Electrical (to level 2)

Cycle Touring (to level 2)

Driver Licence Classes (to level 3)

Driver Licence Endorsements (to level 4)

English for Speakers of Other Languages (to level 3)

English Language (to level 3)

English Oral Language (to level 1)

English Written Language (to level 1)

Financial Capability (to level 3)

Fire and Rescue Services - Generic Fire Fighting (to level 6)

Fire and Rescue Services - Structural and Industrial (to level 2)

Fire and Rescue Services - Vegetation (to level 6)

First Aid (to level 2)

Food Safety (to level 2)

Forest Establishment (to level 4)

Forest Foundation Skills (to level 2)

Forest Harvesting Operations (to level 4)

Forest Mechanised Harvesting (to level 4)

Forest Operations Advanced (to level 3)

Forest Operations Management (to level 3)

Forest Silvicultural Operations (to level 4)

Forestry - Breaking Out (to level 4)

Forestry Knowledge (to level 4)

Forestry Operations (to level 3)

Generic Computing (to level 2)

Generic Infrastructure Works (to level 4)

Generic Road Works (to level 4)

Goods Service (to level 4)

Infrastructure Civil Works (to level 4)

Infrastructure Works Equipment (to level 4)

Infrastructure Works Utilities (to level 4)

Interpersonal Communications (to level 4)

Introductory Communication Skills (to level 3)

Laboratory Animal Care (to level 2)

Legal Studies (to level 2)

Machine Operations - Forestry (to level 4)

Marine Engineering (to level 4)

Maritime Engineering (to level 4)

Maritime Management (to level 4)

Measurement (to level 1)

Mountain Biking (to level 2)

Navigation and Seamanship (to level 4)

Non Commercial Forestry Skills (to level 2)

Number (to level 1)

Occupational Health and Safety Practice (to level 4)

Outdoor Equipment (to level 2)

Passenger Service (to level 4)

Personal Financial Management (to level 3)

Pole and Post Manufacturing (to level 3)

Powered Industrial Lift Trucks (to level 3)

Rafting (to level 2)

Reading (to level 3)

Rock Climbing (to level 2)

Sawmilling (to level 3)

Sawmilling (to level 3)

Sea Survival and Sea Safety (to level 4)

Seafood Processing (to level 4)

Seafood Retailing (to level 4)

Seafood Vessel Operations (to level 4)

Service Sector - Core Skills (to level 2)

Service Sector Skills (to level 2)

Snowsport Equipment (to level 2)

Temporary Traffic Control (to level 4)

Temporary Traffic Management (to level 4)

Timber Drying and Treatment (to level 3)

Timber Grading (to level 3)

Timber Grading (to level 3)

Timber Yarding (to level 3)

Tramping (to level 2)

Wood Drying (to level 3)

Wood Manufacturing Foundation Skills (to level 2)

Wood Preparation (to level 3)

Wood Product Manufacturing Skills (to level 2)

Wood Technology (to level 2)

Workplace Fire and Emergency Response (to level 5)

Writing (to level 3)

Standard consents to assess

Agricultural Vehicles and Machinery

19054 Operate a motorcycle on rolling terrain under limited supervision (level 3) View details »

19055 Operate a motorcycle with mounted equipment or a load under limited supervision (level 3) View details »

Automotive Administration

946 Book in and receive work for an automotive business (level 3) View details »

380 Carry out appraisal of a vehicle or machine in the automotive industry (level 4) View details »

934 Cost a job for the supply of a product, repair or service in the automotive industry (level 3) View details »

23743 Demonstrate knowledge of general legislation and regulations in the motor industry (level 3) View details »

21673 Demonstrate knowledge of maintaining stock security in the automotive and related industries (level 4) View details »

21708 Maintain stock security in an automotive or related industries workplace (level 3) View details »

968 Prepare and deliver an estimate or quotation for the supply of an automotive product or service to a customer (level 4) View details »

Automotive Electrical and Electronics

30573 Demonstrate knowledge of a supplemental restraint system (level 3) View details »

31062 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive body electrical and electronic systems (level 4) View details »

30563 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive charging and starting systems (level 3) View details »

30564 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive lighting (level 3) View details »

24131 Demonstrate knowledge of electronic components and their application in the automotive industry (level 3) View details »

31066 Demonstrate knowledge of electronically controlled steering and suspension systems, and system fault diagnosis (level 4) View details »

30569 Demonstrate knowledge of hybrid electric and battery electric vehicles or machines (level 3) View details »

30574 Demonstrate knowledge of ignition systems (level 3) View details »

24132 Demonstrate knowledge of integrated electronic devices, multiplexing, and microprocessors in the automotive industry (level 3) View details »

30571 Demonstrate knowledge of the principles and testing of automotive electrical circuits (level 3) View details »

24124 Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle powertrain electronic control systems, and testing and rectifying faults (level 4) View details »

24105 Demonstrate knowledge of wiring and wiring diagrams used in automotive circuits (level 3) View details »

30876 Diagnose and rectify faults in vehicle or machine charging and starting systems (level 4) View details »

898 Identify an automotive wiring diagram and translate information to a circuit (level 3) View details »

24133 Identify, remove and replace a vehicle or machine wiring harness sub-assembly (level 4) View details »

909 Install electrical accessories in vehicles, and test for and rectify faults (level 3) View details »

5742 Protect electronics when servicing or repairing a vehicle or machine in the automotive industry (level 3) View details »

24093 Rectify simple vehicle lighting faults, and adjust vehicle lamps (level 3) View details »

30556 Service an automotive battery (level 3) View details »

30558 Test and repair automotive electrical circuits (level 3) View details »

Automotive Fuel Systems and Exhaust

30436 Demonstrate knowledge of an electronic fuel injection (EFI) system (level 3) View details »

30437 Demonstrate knowledge of the operation of a diesel fuel system (level 3) View details »

8183 Demonstrate knowledge of the operation, service checks, fault diagnosis, and repair of carburettors (level 3) View details »

30435 Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle emissions (level 3) View details »

894 Diagnose and rectify faults in a carburetted petrol fuel system (level 4) View details »

30515 Remove and refit intake and exhaust system components (level 3) View details »

917 Remove and replace a diesel fuel injection pump (level 3) View details »

Automotive Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

902 Test a vehicle heating and ventilation system (level 3) View details »

Automotive Preventive Maintenance

942 Carry out a pre-delivery check, rectify defects, and complete the service on a light vehicle (level 3) View details »

30434 Service a vehicle or machine (level 3) View details »

Automotive Trailers

23930 Demonstrate knowledge of light trailer servicing requirements (level 3) View details »

23929 Repair light trailers in the motor and related industries (level 3) View details »

Automotive Transmission Systems

24689 Carry out routine maintenance on automotive automatic transmissions (level 3) View details »

30560 Demonstrate knowledge of clutches and manual transmissions (level 3) View details »

30561 Demonstrate knowledge of drivelines and final drives (level 3) View details »

919 Demonstrate knowledge of light vehicle automatic transmission components and fault diagnosis procedures (level 4) View details »

920 Demonstrate knowledge of light vehicle manual and semi-automatic transmission construction and operation (level 3) View details »

31051 Replace an automotive clutch assembly (level 4) View details »

30516 Replace driveline components (level 3) View details »

Automotive Workshop Engineering

24373 Demonstrate knowledge of the manual metal arc welding process in the automotive industry (level 3) View details »

30570 Demonstrate knowledge of welding in the motor industry (level 3) View details »

24372 Manual metal arc weld automotive components (level 3) View details »

23992 Use a gas metal arc welding plant in the automotive and related industries (level 3) View details »

21684 Use a MIG welding plant in the automotive industry (level 3) View details »

Canoeing - Kayaking

20121 Demonstrate paddling skills on Class 2 water (level 3) View details »

Civil Defence Operation

528 Demonstrate survival techniques for a Civil Defence emergency (level 2) View details »

Collision Repair

5766 Demonstrate knowledge of motor vehicle safety systems and damaged systems (level 3) View details »

5772 Demonstrate knowledge of motor vehicle suspension, steering, and brake systems and the effects of collision (level 4) View details »

Computer Support

29798 Troubleshoot, fix and escalate a range of common hardware and software problems (level 3) View details »

29784 Troubleshoot, fix and escalate simple or routine hardware, software and connectivity problems (level 2) View details »

Core Construction

30692 Perform basic calculations used in a given trade situation (level 2) View details »

Core Electrical

29465 Apply knowledge of electrical safety and safe working practices for electrical workers (level 3) View details »

29445 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of single-phase and three-phase transformers (level 4) View details »

29480 Demonstrate knowledge of electric circuit design, control, and protection (level 3) View details »

29479 Draw and explain electrical diagrams (level 3) View details »

15844 Select and install flexible cords (level 3) View details »

Crane Operation

3795 Configure and position a mobile crane, and lift and place regular and irregular loads (level 4) View details »

30072 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of slinging regular loads safely (level 3) View details »

3789 Sling varied regular loads and safely direct a crane during crane operations (level 3) View details »

16617 Use a truck loader crane to lift and place regular loads (level 3) View details »

Driver Licence Classes

17577 Operate a combination vehicle to meet the requirements for a full Class 5 driver licence (level 4) View details »

Engineering - Fabrication

29730 Apply good work practices when performing basic fabrication operations under supervision (level 2) View details »

29670 Demonstrate knowledge of fabrication machinery, materials, and processes (level 2) View details »

Engineering - Materials

29550 Demonstrate basic knowledge of common engineering metals (level 2) View details »

29549 Demonstrate basic knowledge of the mechanical properties and selection of engineering materials (level 2) View details »

Engineering - Measurement

4432 Demonstrate knowledge of, and convert, units of measure used in engineering (level 2) View details »

4435 Select, use, and care for engineering dimensional measuring equipment (level 2) View details »

4436 Select, use, and care for engineering marking-out equipment (level 2) View details »

4433 Select, use, and care for simple measuring devices used in engineering (level 1) View details »

Engineering Core Skills

21912 Apply safe working practices on an engineering worksite (level 2) View details »

2395 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the selection, use, and care of engineering hand tools (level 2) View details »

2396 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the selection, use, and care of portable hand held engineering power tools (level 2) View details »

21911 Demonstrate knowledge of safety on engineering worksites (level 2) View details »

Engineering Drawing and Design

4434 Demonstrate knowledge of basic geometric form in engineering (level 1) View details »

2431 Manually produce and interpret simple engineering component drawings under supervision (level 2) View details »

29655 Manually produce engineering sketches (level 2) View details »

29653 Manually produce third angle orthographic drawings of simple engineering objects incorporating plane geometric shapes (level 3) View details »

Engineering Machining and Toolmaking

11661 Perform engineering drilling operations using a pedestal type drilling machine (level 2) View details »


24306 Carry out general repairs to an engine short block (level 3) View details »

30480 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive cooling systems and engine coolant (level 3) View details »

24272 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive oscilloscope patterns and conducting a test programme on a four-stroke petrol engine (level 4) View details »

24271 Demonstrate knowledge of diagnosing vehicle or machine cooling system faults and their causes (level 4) View details »

30477 Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engines (level 3) View details »

31125 Diagnose and repair vehicle or machine cooling system faults (level 4) View details »

30886 Diagnose the mechanical condition of an engine (level 4) View details »

24275 Disassemble, inspect, and reassemble an engine short block under general supervision (level 3) View details »

24277 Inspect manual starting system components and rectify component faults on a small engine (level 3) View details »

15446 Remove and fit a light vehicle engine cam belt (level 3) View details »

943 Remove and install an engine assembly from and to a light vehicle (level 3) View details »

30888 Remove, inspect and refit a cylinder head (level 4) View details »

30479 Service an automotive cooling system (level 3) View details »

English Language

30999 Read and understand moderately complex texts (EL) (level 4) View details »

Fire and Rescue Services - Structural and Industrial

16934 Apply legislation in fire and rescue services (level 4) View details »

16949 Apply rescue techniques for the extrication of entrapped people from vehicle wreckage (level 4) View details »

16952 Apply salvage and overhaul techniques in fire and rescue services (level 3) View details »

3284 Carry out community fire risk manager duties (level 5) View details »

3312 Carry out decontamination procedures in emergency situations (level 3) View details »

3315 Carry out Incident Ground Safety Officer duties (level 5) View details »

16950 Control incident management activities at vehicle accident scenes in fire and rescue services (level 5) View details »

25978 Demonstrate knowledge of rescue equipment and establish a rescue tool staging area (level 3) View details »

16933 Describe the legislative process and the legislation empowering response to fire and emergencies (level 3) View details »

20393 Enter and suppress fire in a fire-affected building (level 3) View details »

10617 Exercise command at multiple crew emergency incidents (level 6) View details »

16948 Identify and control hazards in fire and rescue service operations at accident sites (level 5) View details »

16947 Practise casualty care in fire and rescue services during rescue and extrication activities (level 4) View details »

16935 Review and apply operational instructions for fire and rescue services in terms of legislative requirements (level 5) View details »

16953 Substantiate, determine, and report on the cause of structural fires (level 6) View details »

First Aid

6400 Manage first aid in an emergency situation (level 3) View details »

6402 Provide basic life support (level 2) View details »

6401 Provide first aid (level 2) View details »

Fitness Education

505 Manage personal physical fitness with guidance (level 1) View details »

Fluid Power - Hydraulics

20599 Clean a hydraulic system for service (level 2) View details »

20611 Demonstrate knowledge of hydraulic power systems (level 3) View details »

20613 Maintain a hydraulic system (level 3) View details »

20597 Shut down for maintenance, and start up, a hydraulic system (level 2) View details »

Forest Foundation Skills

22994 Demonstrate knowledge of factors that affect the performance of forestry workers (level 3) View details »

Forest Landing Operations

1252 Demonstrate knowledge of log making (level 3) View details »

1254 Mark logs to optimise value and assess the quality of own log making work (level 4) View details »

6924 Trim and cut tree stems on a landing and assess quality of own processing work (level 3) View details »

Forest Mensuration

6955 Carry out forest pre-harvest inventory sampling (level 4) View details »

6956 Carry out waste-wood assessment in cutover forest (level 4) View details »

17770 Demonstrate knowledge of log grades and log scaling methods (level 3) View details »

17768 Establish and measure permanent sample plots for forest management and research (level 4) View details »

1222 Establish and measure sample plots for forest operations (level 3) View details »

6960 Prepare a job prescription for a forest operation (level 4) View details »

6958 Scale export logs using an export scaling method (level 4) View details »

6957 Scale logs using a domestic scaling method (level 4) View details »

Forest Operations

17772 Demonstrate knowledge of environmental requirements in forestry operations (level 3) View details »

24575 Demonstrate knowledge of factors that affect the quality of commercial forestry operations (level 3) View details »

6916 Demonstrate knowledge of the rules relating to chainsaw use (level 2) View details »

1221 Explain and interpret job prescriptions for forestry operations (level 3) View details »

43 Maintain a chainsaw (level 3) View details »

Forest Operations Advanced

1142 Demonstrate knowledge of log distribution in New Zealand for commercial forestry operations (level 3) View details »

1224 Use prescription maps for forestry operations (level 4) View details »

Hazardous Substances and Materials

31291 Demonstrate knowledge of hazardous substances relevant to Certified Handlers (level 5) View details »

31290 Demonstrate knowledge of the safe management and potential adverse effects of hazardous substances in the workplace (level 4) View details »

31293 Demonstrate safe handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous substances in the workplace (level 4) View details »

Health Education

91236 Evaluate factors that influence people's ability to manage change (level 2) View details »

Heavy Haulage

23890 Describe overweight and overdimension vehicle dynamics for safe driving (level 4) View details »

1768 Pilot an overweight load and an overdimension load as a Class 2 certified pilot (level 4) View details »

23887 Transport by road a piloted, overweight, Category 3 or above overdimension load that requires a permit (level 4) View details »

23886 Transport by road overweight and overdimension loads that do not require a pilot or overdimension permit (level 4) View details »

High Wires and High Ropes

473 Demonstrate safe practices for participation in high ropes course activities (level 2) View details »

470 Participate in low ropes course activities (level 1) View details »

Logistics Operations

19033 Analyse a consignment and determine mode of transport for the given consignment (level 4) View details »

Merchandising and Marketing

11993 Identify advertising copy requirements and write advertising copy in a retail or distribution environment (level 3) View details »

Motor Industry - Introductory Skills

3856 Demonstrate knowledge of carrying out emergency procedures in the automotive and related industries (level 3) View details »

Pipeline Construction and Maintenance

31451 Carry out maintenance operations on stormwater networks (level 3) View details »

Project Management

21336 Lead a team to achieve a project outcome (level 5) View details »

30362 Lead aspects of a project(s) under broad guidance (level 4) View details »

Pulp Making

3544 Wash wood chips for further processing (level 3) View details »

Retail - Technical Skills

26556 Demonstrate knowledge of child restraints to provide advice for installation, rental or sale (level 3) View details »

Retail and Distribution Core Skills

12003 Demonstrate knowledge of buying processes in a retail or distribution environment (level 3) View details »

Road Construction

31481 Install earth retaining structures for road construction (level 4) View details »

31482 Install road furniture (level 4) View details »

Road Maintenance

31485 Maintain and repair road drainage systems (level 4) View details »

31489 Maintain roads clear of ice and snow (level 4) View details »

Road Transport Operations

18110 Demonstrate knowledge of heavy goods motor vehicles, fleet characteristics, and load security (level 4) View details »

1779 Despatch vehicles for a consignment transport service (level 4) View details »

1777 Develop and evaluate a costing system for a road transport service vehicle (level 4) View details »

Seafood Risk Management

16561 Demonstrate knowledge of legislative compliance for seafood processing on a commercial fishing vessel (level 4) View details »

21566 Describe and carry out operator verification in a seafood operation for a risk management programme (level 4) View details »

17573 Describe and complete documentation for the Trade Information and Catch Documentation Scheme (level 4) View details »

12315 Describe and supervise a seafood operation under a Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point system (level 4) View details »

18403 Describe food safety legislation and its application in the New Zealand seafood industry (level 4) View details »

16560 Describe legislative compliance for seafood harvesting on a commercial fishing vessel (level 3) View details »

16559 Describe responsibilities of a seafood industry worker under the Fisheries Act 1996 (level 2) View details »

16562 Describe the compliance responsibilities for a seafood operation under fisheries legislation (level 4) View details »

21977 Describe the operation and verification of a risk management programme for a seafood operation (level 4) View details »

17996 Develop, confirm and review a hazard identification and analysis and CCP determination for a seafood product (level 5) View details »

Seafood Vessel Operations

19439 Construct a fishing net for commercial fishing, while following a net plan (level 5) View details »


9695 Examine problem-solving models and apply a problem-solving model to a problem of some complexity (level 3) View details »

7127 Make an informed choice in deciding on a major goods or service purchase (level 3) View details »

9696 Solve a complex problem using a problem-solving model (level 4) View details »

Service Delivery

62 Maintain personal presentation and a positive attitude in a workplace involving customer contact (level 2) View details »

57 Provide customer service (level 2) View details »

378 Provide customer service for international visitors (level 3) View details »

Social and Cooperative Skills

12356 Demonstrate knowledge of consumer problems and ways to resolve them (level 3) View details »

Stock Control

28504 Receive and process inwards and returned goods in a retail or distribution facility (level 3) View details »

Tikanga Practices

16142 Describe the practices associated with a p?whiri (level 2) View details »

31505 Explain the use of karakia relevant to a kaupapa (level 2) View details »

Timber Grading

28117 Monitor performance of a machine stress grader (level 4) View details »

Timber Yarding

5703 Inspect logs and sawn timber batches for insect damage and fungal contamination (level 4) View details »

Tree Felling

17756 Assess and manage individual hazardous trees (level 4) View details »

17763 Demonstrate knowledge of tree felling (level 3) View details »

17766 Fell trees safely using a chainsaw (level 3) View details »

24570 Fell trees using back-pulling machine assistance (level 4) View details »

24569 Fell trees using machine pushing assistance (level 4) View details »

1270 Salvage windthrown trees (level 4) View details »

25952 Thin plantation trees for extraction (level 3) View details »


30567 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive tyres and wheels (level 3) View details »

24458 Prepare to repair, and repair punctures in tubes and tubeless tyres on light vehicles (level 3) View details »

Vehicle Bodywork

21711 Demonstrate knowledge of colours and finish coats in the motor industry (level 4) View details »

24082 Demonstrate knowledge of fabricating a new motor body panel in the motor body industry (level 3) View details »

21705 Demonstrate knowledge of fillers, and filling and sanding a repair in the motor industry (level 3) View details »

23990 Demonstrate knowledge of motor vehicle fuel tanks and replacing fuel tanks (level 3) View details »

21702 Demonstrate knowledge of preparing a vehicle body surface for painting, feather edging and preparing bare metal (level 3) View details »

21697 Demonstrate knowledge of repairing panel damage and shrinking a panel in the collision repair industry (level 4) View details »

22799 Demonstrate safety precautions on vehicles fitted with air bags and seatbelt pre-tensioners (level 3) View details »

5468 Install car and light commercial vehicle accessories in the motor body industry (level 3) View details »

21699 Prepare a painted surface and bare metal for painting in the collision repair industry (level 3) View details »

24081 Prepare and fabricate a new motor body panel in the motor body industry (level 3) View details »

21710 Prepare, apply and sand body filler for a motor body panel repair (level 3) View details »

882 Rectify faults associated with a motor vehicle body (level 3) View details »

21709 Remove and replace a bolted-on motor body panel in the automotive industry (level 3) View details »

23991 Remove and replace a motor vehicle fuel tank (level 3) View details »

912 Remove, repair, and replace vehicle body interior components (level 3) View details »

21695 Repair panel damage and shrink a panel in the collision repair industry (level 4) View details »

Vehicle Braking Systems

30518 Bleed a hydraulic brake system (level 3) View details »

30568 Demonstrate knowledge of brake systems (level 3) View details »

31063 Demonstrate knowledge of hydraulic brake system fault diagnosis (level 4) View details »

24408 Inspect braking system for safe operation on light vehicles, and inspect hydraulic components off the vehicle (level 3) View details »

936 Make up brake pipes for a particular braking application (level 3) View details »

24409 Prepare and overhaul hydraulic braking system components from light vehicles (level 3) View details »

30517 Service a brake system on a vehicle or machine (level 3) View details »

Vehicle Recovery

3387 Respond to vehicle or machine breakdown (level 3) View details »

Vehicle Steering and Suspension

30566 Demonstrate knowledge of steering and suspension systems (level 3) View details »

24025 Diagnose suspension and manual steering faults on light vehicles (level 3) View details »

884 Dismantle, inspect, and overhaul vehicle manual steering boxes and rack assemblies (level 3) View details »

30519 Service steering and suspension systems on a vehicle or machine (level 3) View details »

Visitor Services

23759 Provide customer service experiences in a tourism workplace (level 3) View details »


21907 Demonstrate knowledge of welding principles and quality control and safe welding practice under supervision (level 2) View details »

Wood Manufacturing Foundation Skills

19794 Demonstrate knowledge of business basics in the wood manufacturing industry (level 3) View details »

17862 Demonstrate knowledge of mechanical engineering systems used in wood manufacturing industries (level 3) View details »

155 Demonstrate knowledge of properties of wood (level 3) View details »