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Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport Skills

Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport Skills

Level 3

Logistics and commercial road transport industry are always in high demand. UCOL’s New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport Skills could steer you in the right direction to success.

Commercial road transport
Quick info

Level: 3

Locations: UCOL Manawatū in Palmerston North

Duration: To be confirmed

Dates:
To be confirmed

Domestic Fees: *
Fees freeScholarship info

International Fees:*
Please enquire for details

Additional Fees
Compulsory course costs may apply.

* Fees are indicative only, and are inclusive of the student services levy and GST (goods and services tax). The fee shown is for one year of study.

Students will gain the skills and knowledge to be employed as loaders or yard people, and with further study, you can go on to become heavy vehicle drivers or dispatchers.

How to apply
If you're interested in applying for UCOL's Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport Skills programme, talk to your careers advisor at school. Application is arranged in partnership with your parents/caregivers and your school. Once you've talked to everyone required, you can fill out the online application form as follows:
 

 Career & Study Outcomes

Successful completion of UCOL's Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport Skills programme is the first step in a journey. Equipped with new skills and a taste for the industry, you will know what you need to do to pursue a career in the commercial road transport sector. If this is for you, you can undertake further tertiary studies in:

  • New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport (Heavy Vehicle Operator) Level 3
  • New Zealand Certificate in Passenger Service Level 3
  • New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport (Heavy Haulage Class 1 Pilot) Level 4
  • New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport (Specialist Driver) Level 4

Employment Opportunites

  • Goods Loader
  • Truck Driver
  • Dispatcher

 Domestic Entry Requirements

For year 12 - 13 secondary school students (NZ Citizens, permanent residents or students with an applicable visa allowing them to be enrolled in a secondary school), aged 16 years or over.

Applications are to be received from participating schools.

 

For more information about NCEA Credits see UCOL's NCEA explained page.

 International Entry Requirements

Not applicable

 Advice & Guidance

UCOL's Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport Skills programme comprises 55 Credits.

This programme is part of a suite of 'Academy 2 Day' programmes offered by UCOL to secondary students seeking to explore their career options while still in school. Gain practical experience and NCEA Credits.

How to apply
If you're interested in applying for UCOL's Academy 2 Day New Zealand Certificate in Commercial Road Transport Skills programme, talk to your careers advisor at school. Application is arranged in partnership with your parents/caregivers and your school. 

Cost
Fees-free when criteria are met. 

Transport
Transport assistance is available if you meet the criteria.

Attendance expectations
Students must maintain appropriate attendance at both secondary school and UCOL to remain enrolled in the programme.

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