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DIPLOMA IN CONSERVATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT

National ID: AHC51110 | State ID: D523

 

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

When you complete the Diploma of 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 lead in the land conservation industry, across such areas as natural resource management, land management, mine site rehabilitation, managing staff and leading teams to implement conservation programs, 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:

Successful completion of this qualification and suitable experience provides you with the opportunity to become a manager in land management with environmental organisations.

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

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

Further study opportunities:

University

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Murdoch
Duration

One semester full-time

How Flexible
Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
When This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.

Successful completion of this qualification and suitable experience provides you with the opportunity to become a manager in land management with environmental organisations.

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

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

Further study opportunities:

University

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 

ELECTIVE UNITS GROUP B

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Prepare estimates, quotes and tenders AHCBUS504A D6742
Prepare reports AHCWRK503A D7325
Provide specialist advice to clients AHCWRK509A D7330
Conduct comprehensive inspection of park facilities AHCPGD505A D7121

ELECTIVE UNITS GROUP A

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
PLAN RIVER RESTORATION WORKS AHCNAR505A D7069
PLAN RIVER RESTORATION WORKS AHCNAR505A D7069
PLAN RIVER RESTORATION WORKS AHCNAR505A D7069
PLAN RIVER RESTORATION WORKS AHCNAR505A D7069
Conduct biological surveys AHCNAR502A D7066
Collect and classify plants AHCPCM502A D7152
Develop a management plan for a designated area AHCLPW501A D6903

ELECTIVES UNITS IMPORTS

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Define the pest problem in a local area AHCPMG401A D7128
Develop a pest management action plan within a local area AHCPMG402A D7129
  • 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.
  • 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, 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
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) 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 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.

  • Edith Cowan University
  • Murdoch University

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Page last updated February 23, 2017