Otago Polytechnic

Mechanical trades

Forge a career in mechanical engineering trades with skills in machining, fabrication, welding and more.

 

 
PROGRAMMES

New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Level 3)

  • Dunedin
  • 1 year full-time
  • Level 3
  • Starts February
  • Apply until start date

This hands-on qualification is designed for people already working in the mechanical engineering, construction, manufacturing and fabrication industries — or for people who would like to complete a pre-trade qualification before entering these industries.

Want to be a mechanical engineering technician or technologist?

Study our diploma or degrees in mechanical engineering.

 

EXPLORE MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

BRIDGING OPTIONS

Bridging certificate to New Zealand Diploma in Engineering

  • Dunedin
  • 1 semester full-time
  • Level 3
  • Starts July
  • Apply now

Now you can start your journey to becoming an engineering technician no matter what your academic background! Successful completion of this programme will give you a New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 3) and enable entry into our New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil, Mechanical or Electrical).

 
 
CONTACT US

John Stocks

Apprentice Manager


03 470 3959 

Rowena Gregg

Administrator


03 470 4354