The aim of this programme is to provide the industrial textiles industry with people who have the knowledge and skills to work unsupervised. They will assemble and repair a variety of heavy-duty products made from canvas and synthetic fabrics including tents, vehicle upholstery, trampolines, marquees and inflatable boats.
Modules within this programme include:
Workplace Health and Safety, You and Your Team, Your Tools and Equipment, Technical Skills, Materials, Techniques and Hardware Used in Industrial Textile Fabrication.
Industrial Textile Fabrication Technician
Legal eligibility to study in NZ (immigration status verified). Employed in an industrial textiles fabrication environment. 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
Programme Length (Total Learning Hours)
Approx. 19 months
Workplace Based / Online / Self-Study
Qualification to which this programme leads
New Zealand Certificate in Industrial Textile Fabrication