The aim of this programme is to provide the composite industry with people who can operate as composite technicians in the areas of manufacturing and repair. Graduates of this qualification will be able to work in a range of supervised composite roles.
Modules within this programme include: Workplace Health and Safety, You and Your Team, You and Your Tools, Materials – composite, Your Calculations, Sustainability, Skills A – composite practical skills, Specialist Tools and Equipment, and Your Drawings.
Composite Technician, Fiberglass Laminator
Legal eligibility to study in NZ (immigration status verified). Employed in a composite workplace. Minimum of 16 years of age. English language requirements.
This programme's fees are covered under Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund (TTAF).
The TTAF is a Government initiative that will support learners to undertake fees-free vocational education and training in selected programmes.
The fund will cover fees from 1 January 2021 until 31 December 2022
You will be notified of your coverage during your Enrolment Process.
A Completion fee of $245 will be charged to process and register your final credentials with NZQA. This fee is not covered by TTAF.
Cost (2023) - $1,306.40 *
* A Block course fee ($1,469.70 if applicable) is an estimated cost for the entire programme duration. Some learners may not require a block course as it depends on the workplace capability.
Programme Length (Total Learning Hours)
Approx. 40 months (2100 hours)
Workplace Based / Online / Self-Study
One Available - Advanced Composites
Qualification to which this programme leads
New Zealand Apprenticeship in Composites L4