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CERTIFICATE II IN CONSERVATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT

National ID: AHC21010 | State ID: D460

 

Are you looking for a career working with plants and animals?

You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the land conservation industry, operating machinery, recognising flora and fauna, planting shrubs and trees, organising propagation, restoring and maintaining wildlife habitat refuges, treating weeds, safely handling chemicals, collecting seeds, and implementing workplace safety and health measures.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Conservation and land management qualifications can lead to jobs in native plant nurseries, environmental weed control, catchment groups, mining industry, local government, government agencies and environmental management companies.

  • conservation worker
  • lands, parks and wildlife manager
  • ranger
  • bushcare worker
  • environmental worker
  • regeneration worker.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

  • AHC31410 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Peel
Duration One Semester full-time or equivalent part-time
How Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
Traineeship
When This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.

Conservation and land management qualifications can lead to jobs in native plant nurseries, environmental weed control, catchment groups, mining industry, local government, government agencies and environmental management companies.

  • conservation worker
  • lands, parks and wildlife manager
  • ranger
  • bushcare worker
  • environmental worker
  • regeneration worker.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

  • AHC31410 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

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Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

Chainsaws, OHS & Machinery focus

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Operate and maintain chainsaws AHCARB205A D6652
Participate in OHS processes AHCOHS201A D7092
Operate basic machinery and equipment AHCMOM203A D7006

Environment & Work effectively focus

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Work effectively in the industry AHCWRK204A D7302
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices AHCWRK209A D7307

Fauna focus

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Recognise fauna AHCFAU201A D6819

Irrigation & Soils focus

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Maintain pressurised irrigation systems AHCIRG206A D6871
Determine basic properties of soil and/or growing media AHCSOL201A D7242

Paths focus

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install aggregate paths AHCLSC203A D6912

Plants focus

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Plant trees and shrubs AHCPGD201A D7103
Recognise plants AHCPCM201A D7144
Prune shrubs and small trees AHCPGD203A D7105

Weeds, Pests & Diseases focus

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply chemicals under supervision AHCCHM201A D6756
Treat weeds AHCPMG201A D7122
Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders AHCPMG202A D7123
  • For TAFE Admissions full-time courses, apply at tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ when applications are open. Semester One applications open in September of the prior year, Semester Two (mid-year) applications open in May.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students, contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a South Metropolitan TAFE associate degree or higher education diploma, or a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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Page last updated February 24, 2017