Glass

Glass containers. Millions of them! They’re in every home and every supermarket the length of the country.

Employers

We can provide training plans, support and qualifications - tailored to your businesses specific needs.

What do we offer?

We partner with members of your industry to help recruit and build talented employees. This support includes promoting careers in your industry, identifying potential learners, and encouraging work placements.

We also ensure your industry’s qualifications continue to meet needs and celebrate your learners’ success.

Qualifications available

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the manufacturing sector with people who have foundation skills and knowledge to work in entry level operational, or non operational roles in the manufacturing sector.

Graduates will be able to complete tasks at entry level, and will have the skills and knowledge to meet workplace safety requirements.

This is an entry level qualification, designed for people already working in the industry or people wishing to enter the industry in an entry level role.

NZQA qualification overview

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the glass container manufacturing sector with people who are able to work as part of a team to safely meet production requirements, and operate machinery in a glass container manufacturing enterprise.

This qualification is stranded in order to recognise the specific skill and knowledge required for people to work as machinery and process operators in the following functions:
-Forming Operations
-Finished Products Operations
-Batch and Furnace Operations
-Mould Maintenance.

Graduates will be capable of working under limited supervision.

NZQA qualification overview

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the glass container manufacturing sector with people who are able to manage and monitor workplace safety, quality and productivity in the glass container manufacturing sector. 

This qualification is stranded in order to recognise the specific skills and knowledge required to work as senior operators, waremakers and team leaders in controlling and optimising glass container manufacturing equipment and processes in the following functions: 
-Advanced Forming Operations 
-Advanced Finished Products Operations 
-Advanced Batch and Furnace Operations. 

Graduates will be capable of self-management of learning and performance under broad guidance, and will have some responsibility for performance of others.

NZQA qualification overview