New Zealand Certificate in Trowel Trades Refractory Installation Level 4

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How long it takes

The New Zealand Certificate in Trowel Trades - Refractory Installation Level 4 typically takes 2.5 years to complete.

How much it costs

The first year start-up fee for refractory installation is $885, and each year after that there is an additional annual fee of $790. Read more about fees and payment.

What you'll learn

You’ll learn the skills required to be a qualified tradesperson in refractory installation. This qualification covers:

Fundamentals

  • tools and equipment
  • legislation
  • drawings and specifications
  • building science
  • building mathematics
  • planning and communication

Refractory Installation

  • consents and licensing
  • materials
  • before laying and installing refractories
  • installing refractory mixes
  • finishing and curing
  • repairs and maintenance

Need to know more?

For additional qualification information refer to the NZQA website or call us: 0800 422 486.