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Certificate III in Pet Grooming

National ID: ACM30617 | State ID: BDM7

This course will provide you with comprehensive training in all aspects of pet grooming services and qualifies you to work under supervision in a pet grooming establishment.

A Grooming assistant or Assistant Stylist undertakes salon reception and housekeeping duties as well as bathing, brushing, trimming and other grooming services for domestic pets, usually dogs and in some cases cats.

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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.

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  • Assistant grooming attendant
  • Stylist assistant
  • Trainee groomers

 

 

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

 

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A variety of other qualifications within the Animal Studies fields.

 

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Certificate II in Landscaping

National ID: AHC21616 | State ID: BDE7

This qualification provides the practical skills and knowledge to establish and maintain landscapes. It is the starting point to developing a foundation of knowledge and skills that can be built on in higher level courses. The course provides a wide range of practical skills and supporting knowledge to equip students for employment under supervision in the landscape sector of the horticultural industry.

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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.

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  • This qualification provides the practical skills and knowledge to establish and maintain landscapes. It is the starting point to developing a foundation of knowledge and skills that can be built on in higher level courses.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • AHC30916 Certificate III in Landscape Construction, State ID BDB7

 

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Certificate III in Horticulture

National ID: AHC30716 | State ID: BDF1

Are you looking for a career among the trees?

When you complete the Certificate III in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as school or council gardener, groundskeeper, or self-employed landscaper.

You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, implement propagation plans, control weeds, pests, and diseases, safely prepare, store, and apply chemicals, install irrigation, create plant displays, plant identification and nutrition, and workplace safety and health.

Find out where a horticulture career can take you

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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.

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This qualification is designed to provide you with a range of practical skills, technical training and communication skills for a career in horticulture, specialising in the areas of nursery, gardening and landscaping.

  • nursery worker
  • landscaper
  • horticulture worker.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • AHC40416 Certificate IV in Horticulture, State ID BCW2

 

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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.

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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.

Job opportunities

 

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:

 

  • AHC51116 Diploma of Conservation and Land Management, State ID BDA6

 

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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.

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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.

Job opportunities

 

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:

 

  • AHC40916 Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management, State ID BCZ9

 

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Certificate III in Arboriculture

National ID: AHC30816 | State ID: BDE4

This qualification provides a general vocational outcome in arboriculture. The arboriculture industry expects this qualification to be achieved to meet job outcomes at this level. This qualification is delivered at South Metropolitan TAFE over 3 semesters, which equates to 1.5 years of part-time study.

This course is only available to people who are employed in the Arboriculture industry.

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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.

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

Diploma of Arboriculture

 

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Certificate II in Horticulture

National ID: AHC20416 | State ID: BDE6

Are you looking for a career among the trees?

When you complete the Certificate II in Horticulture you will be ready for a career working with plants as a school or council gardener, plant nursery worker, or self-employed gardener.

You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the horticultural industry, operating machinery, landscaping, irrigation, pruning, planting, treating weeds and pests, and workplace safety and health.

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Horticultural practice is a diverse and technical industry and can be demanding work. If you enjoy the outdoor life and working with plants, a career in horticulture could see you working for local councils, government authorities, schools, hospitals, nurseries, garden centres, private contractors or in self employment.

  • nursery worker
  • landscaper
  • horticulture worker.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • AHC30716 Certificate III in Horticulture, State ID BDF1

 

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Diploma of Laboratory Technology

National ID: MSL50118 | State ID: BDV4

Learn the practical skills and knowledge you need to use laboratory application software, plan and conduct laboratory/field work and communicate and provide information to customers. This course will also teach you how to analyse, process and interpret data, report results and apply quality system and continuous improvement processes.

This Qualification is also available as a Traineeship. To study as a Trainee, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation. Please see the Apprenticeships/Traineeships section for more information.

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  • Learn the practical skills and knowledge you need to use laboratory application software, plan and conduct laboratory/field work and communicate and provide information to customers. This course will also teach you how to analyse, process and interpret data, report results and apply quality system and continuous improvement processes.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • University

 

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Diploma of Horticulture

National ID: AHC50416 | State ID: BDD0

This course provides graduates with skills suited to a variety of occupations at a management level. Employment prospects exist in local government, state government, nursery and turf, floriculture, gardening and the landscape industry.

The course is only delivered via part-time study and only has intakes each July.

Find out where a horticulture career can take you

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  • Employment prospects exist in local government, state government, nursery and turf, floriculture, gardening and the landscape industry.

 

 

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

 

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  • University

 

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Certificate IV in Pet Styling

National ID: ACM40617 | State ID: BDM3

    

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