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CERTIFICATE III IN CONSERVATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT

National ID: AHC31416 | State ID: BDC1

 

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

When you complete the Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management you will be ready for a career as a conservation worker, parks and wildlife ranger, or bush restoration worker.

You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the land conservation industry, maintaining natural areas and wetlands, providing cultural knowledge, revegetation programs, planting shrubs and trees, treating weeds, collecting seeds, and workplace safety and health.

South Metropolitan TAFE's Murdoch Campus has extensive horticulture facilities.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

This qualification is designed to reflect the role of employees who perform a range of tasks in the Conservation and Land Management Industry and may involve some multi-skilling. 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.

  • leading hand and worker in conservation
  • lands, parks wildlife
  • bushcare and the environment
  • bush regeneration worker.

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

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Murdoch
Duration One Semester full-time or equivalent part-time
How Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
Traineeship
When Available Semester 2, 2017

This qualification is designed to reflect the role of employees who perform a range of tasks in the Conservation and Land Management Industry and may involve some multi-skilling. 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.

  • leading hand and worker in conservation
  • lands, parks wildlife
  • bushcare and the environment
  • bush regeneration worker.

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

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV 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 

Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply environmentally sustainable work practices AHCWRK309 BAR14
Contribute to work health and safety processes AHCWHS301 BAP92

Group A Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Collect native seed AHCNAR305 BAQ65
Control plant pests, diseases and disorders AHCPMG302 BAL98
Control weeds AHCPMG301 BAP97
Implement revegetation works AHCNAR303 BAM15
Maintain natural areas AHCNAR301 BAS90
Survey pests AHCPMG305 BAL66

Group B Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Identify plant specimens AHCPCM303 BAS86
Implement a maintenance program for an aquatic environment AHCPGD306 BAQ38
Operate machinery and equipment AHCMOM304 BAN80
Prepare and apply chemicals AHCCHM303 BAN65
Transport and store chemicals AHCCHM304 BAN70

Imported units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Carry out natural area restoration works AHCNAR201 BAN79
Collect spatial data using GNSS CPPSIS4025 AXF59
Undertake propagation activities AHCNSY203 BAL43
  • This course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in Semester Two 2017, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after May 1st, 2017 and before June 12th, 2017.
  • Online courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information
    call: 1800 001 001 or email: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), 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 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 May 30, 2017