CERTIFICATE IV IN CONSERVATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT

National ID: AHC40916 | State ID: BCZ9

 

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

When you complete the Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management you will be ready for a career in conservation work, parks and wildlife, or regeneration work.

You will have the skills and knowledge to specialise in the land conservation industry, including natural resource management, land management, mine site rehabilitation, developing and leading teams to implement conservation, and land management strategies.

South Metropolitan TAFE's Murdoch Campus has extensive horticulture facilities, including large work sheds and sheltered nursery areas. The large grounds area surrounding Murdoch Campus also provides ample practice areas for students.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to lead and coordinate conservation and land management activities.

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

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

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Conservation and Land Management.

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

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

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to lead and coordinate conservation and land management activities.

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

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

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of 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

VET Student Loans 

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 

2 Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Cost a project AHCBUS402 BAS37
Define the pest problem AHCPMG413 BAR57
Develop a pest management plan AHCPMG412 BAS20
Monitor biodiversity AHCLPW405 BAS13
Plan the implementation of revegetation works AHCNAR402 BAL68
Produce maps for land management purposes AHCLPW404 BAR56
Recommend plants and cultural practices AHCPCM401 BAM41

Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Maintain work health and safety processes AHCWHS401 BAT82

Import from Diploma

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Prepare reports AHCWRK503 BAR59

Imports from Cert 3

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Control plant pests, diseases and disorders AHCPMG302 BAL98
Control weeds AHCPMG301 BAP97
Prepare and apply chemicals AHCCHM303 BAN65
  • This course will not use TAFE Admissions for Semester Two 2017, please apply direct to South Metropolitan TAFE as per below.
  • 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.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements, please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

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 July 21, 2017