Qualification
Certificate of Achievement

Certificate of Achievement in Engineering


Qualification code OP7310

The Certificate of Achievement in Engineering will enable you to maintain your professional competence as an engineer or gain knowledge in another field of engineering. It also fulfils the requirements of continuing professional development for IPENZ members.



  • Level 7  
    Credits 30 
  • Workload

    Approximately 10-12 hours study per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher at assessment or exam time.

  • Study type Trimester  
  • Cost $1,476 NZ Domestic

    Approximate cost for the full qualification based on 2018 fee information, not including annual administration fees, fee increases, textbooks, course materials or external exam fees.

  • Student loan

    Eligible for student loans, if you meet the criteria. Student loans and eligibility

For information about selecting courses to study towards this qualification, check out the Choose courses tab.

The Certificate of Achievement in Engineering is made up of courses from the Bachelor of Engineering Technology. To successfully achieve the qualification, you need to complete two courses. Please note that you will not be awarded formal certification upon completion. However, the courses you study can be credited towards the Bachelor of Engineering Technology.

Key dates

Every course has an enrolment close-off date. Make sure you know when you need to enrol by.

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Assessment and exam

Every course is assessed differently - some require assignments and others exams. Check the individual course pages for more information.

Information about assessment and exams

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