This programme is designed specifically for people who are working or have experience in the industry.
It will prepare you for work on ships operating in New Zealand and foreign waters.
You’ll get the skills and knowledge to get an entry-level job as a marine engineer and you will learn how to operate, monitor and maintain engine room and auxiliary equipment.
You will also get skills in how to work safely onboard and what to do in an emergency.
This qualification meets the requirements for training for the Maritime New Zealand Marine Engineer Class 6 (MEC 6) and Marine Engineer Class 5 (MEC 5) Certificate of Competency.
January, May, August
|Study location(s)||New Zealand Maritime School|
|Youth Guarantee (fees-free*)||Not available|
14 weeks (full-time, may vary with optional strand)
|International fees||NZD $16,200 (approx.)|
|Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship (fees-free*)||Not available|
New Zealand Certificate
Information is correct as at February 2021. Programme fees are based on a full-time student and may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2021 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2021 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2021 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here www.manukau.ac.nz/cssf. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2021 are based on the 2020 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2021. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology Limited is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.