Aviation Engineering

NMIT’s Aviation programmes offer training that provides you with a gateway into an exciting and rewarding career in aircraft maintenance.

If you have a passion for aircraft and enjoy repairing and maintaining engines, have an eye for detail and love a technical challenge, then a career in aviation is a great option. NMIT is one of only two aircraft engineering trainers in New Zealand. Our programmes can provide you with a gateway into this exciting and rewarding  ndustry, as well as options to help you work towards your NZ Civil Aviation Authority (NZ CAA) licence. 

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Programmes and Courses

Safe Air Miles Hunter Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is designed to assist students, who are enrolled in Year Two of NMIT's Certificate in Aeronautical Maintenance Engineering, with course fees and to generate and provide an opportunity through Safe Air for recipients to enhance their understanding of the aviation industry. $1000 

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Fairhall Scholarship

Two scholarships will be awarded to assist local students from the Marlborough region who might not otherwise be able to afford a tertiary education and/or industry based courses as these relate to the rural sector. The award will be for $7,500 each paid out over three years at $2,500 per anum, subject to submitting details of satisfactory academic achievement and future study intention.

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