National Certificate in Frame & Truss Manufacture Level 3

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How long it takes

The National Certificate in Frame & Truss Manufacture Level 3 typically takes 12 months to complete.

How much it costs

The first year start-up fee for frame and truss manufacture is $1,160, 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 work in the frame and truss manufacturing industry. 

The compulsory section of this qualification covers:

  • health & safety
  • knowledge of timber
  • reading and interpreting plans
  • calculations
  • tools and equipment
  • making up orders for materials
  • marking, setting out and assembling wall frames and roof trusses
  • packing and stacking prefabricated timber products.

Need to know more?

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