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AHC30816 Certificate III in Arboriculture

National ID: AHC30816 | State ID: BDE4

Fancy a career outdoors?

Branch out with a Certificate III in Arboriculture and combine your love of the outdoors with a fascinating career as an arborist.

The qualification covers both ground-based work and those working at heights. Completion of this course provides a general vocational outcome in arboriculture, arming graduates with a range of knowledge and skills to undertake related work, and as a pathway for further learning required for aborists in the arboriculture industry.  

You will learn:

  • Tree identification
  • Pruning operations
  • Using and maintaining arboriculture equipment 
  • First aid 
  • Workplace safety and health.

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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

   

This course is available as a traineeship.

Entrance requirements for traineeships

You must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study an apprenticeship or traineeship. 

In a traineeship you also gain hands-on skills and work experience, and improve your employment prospects, while earning a wage. On successful completion you will gain a nationally recognised qualification which can lead to rewarding career options. The difference between a traineeship and an apprenticeship is that a traineeship can be either a full time or part time employment based training arrangement, usually for a nominal duration of 12 months or more, generally in a non-trade related area. 

To find out how to arrange a traineeship and study at South Metropolitan TAFE, please contact the Jobs and Skills Centre closest to you.

Important information

One of the units of competence in this course will be delivered by another Registered Training Organisation (RTO).

Unit: UETTDREL14A - Working Safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker
RTO: Energy Skills Solutions. RTO provider No 52257. Contact (08) 9209 3833 
Location: Murdoch campus
Study mode: Classroom
Duration: 2 days
 

Job opportunities

SM TAFE actively promotes the employment availability of course graduates to key industry partners and organisations. We also seek expressions of interest from organisations for the placement of our students into work experience. We endeavour to assist students into a career pathway, but please be aware that neither employment nor work experience placement is guaranteed by us.

To access free career planning and job search assistance, visit the Jobs and Skills Centres page.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Murdoch - Part Time-Classroom

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Page last updated November 01, 2019