The aim of this programme is to provide the marine industry with people who have the knowledge and skills to work unsupervised as yacht riggers.
Modules within this programme include: Workplace Health and Safety, Sustainability, Materials, You and Your Team, Your Tools and Equipment, Your Calculations, Technical Skills, Drawings, and Yacht Rig Design.
Engineering Technician, System Service & Repair
Legal eligibility to study in NZ (immigration status verified). Employed in a marine environment. Minimum of 16 years of age. English language requirements.
Cost (2023) - $1,200 + GST
Starting 01 January 2023, the annual programme fee is $1,200 + GST multiplied by the number of years duration. This includes learning resources, assessment, and support fee.
Block course (optional) fees range from $1,278 - $1,560 (+ GST) per course.
Programme Length (Total Learning Hours)
Approx. 26 months
Workplace Based / Online / Self-Study
One Available - Working At Heights
Qualification to which this programme leads
New Zealand Certificate in Yacht Rigging