New Zealand Certificate in Electric Vehicle Automotive Engineering (Level 5)

This programme is designed for experienced automotive engineering technicians who want to work in an advanced technical role, specialising in electric vehicles. You'll gain the skills and knowledge to diagnose and repair faults in battery electric and hybrid electric vehicles and machines.

About the programme

Charge up your knowledge of Electric Vehicles (EV) with this advanced automotive technician programme.

You'll gain the skills and knowledge to diagnose and repair faults in battery electric and hybrid electric vehicles and machines.

This programme is designed for experienced automotive engineering technicians who want to work in an advanced technical role, specialising in electric vehicles.

Graduates will be able to work in a range of workplaces that involve advanced diagnostic and repair of electric vehicle faults.

 

Courses

Course Aim Credits
Automotive Management Learn how to oversee team responsibilities, including compliance 10
Drive systems Learn to diagnose, analyse and repair uncommon and complex electric vehicle drive system faults to meet industry standards 20
Battery systems Learn to diagnose, analyse and repair uncommon and complex electric vehicle battery system faults to meet industry standards 20
High voltage auxiliary systems Learn to diagnose, analyse and repair uncommon and complex electric vehicle auxiliary system faults to meet industry standards 20

Further study options

This qualification can lead to higher level qualifications in business management.

A change for 2023 enrolments

When you apply to study with Otago Polytechnic in 2023, you will be enrolled with Te Pūkenga, the new national network of vocational and applied education in Aotearoa New Zealand. You will learn in the same way, in the same place, and with the same people. The great news is that this enables us to share skills and knowledge across a network of passionate education providers, to better help you succeed. Enrolling in programmes that start in 2023, means that you will graduate with a Te Pūkenga qualification.

Disclaimer

While every effort is made to ensure that this sheet is accurate, Otago Polytechnic reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw any of the contained information. The fees shown in this document are indicative ONLY. Both domestic and international fees are subject to change and are dependent on the development and implementation of Government policies. Please note that additional fees may from time to time be required for external examination, NZQA fees and/or additional material fees.