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Certificate IV in Landscape Design

National ID: 52772WA | State ID: YT97

This course gives you a range of the skills and knowledge needed to work as a landscape designer, topics include: The History of Design; Designing Plant Displays; Identifying, Recommending and Providing Information on Plants; Producing Technical Drawings; Sampling Soils & Interpreting the Results; Preparing Reports and Work Health & Safety.

This is a pathway into the Diploma of Landscape Design.  This course is delivered at South Metropolitan TAFE over 1 semester ( 6 months) of full time study OR 2 semesters ( 12 months) of part-time study

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Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • This course gives you the skills and knowledge you need to work as a landscape designer, or if you also have trade experience, as a landscaping supervisor in local government or landscaping businesses.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • AHC50616 Diploma of Landscape Design, State ID BDB0

 

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Semester 1, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques

National ID: MSL40118 | State ID: BDV3

Build on your Certificate III in Laboratory Skills with units in quality control, performance of instrumental and non-instrumental tests, standardisation and use of solutions. This qualification will give you the skills to work as a technical assistant, technician or instrument operator.

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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Job opportunities

This qualification will give you the skills to work as a technical assistant, technician or instrument operator.

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • MSL50118 Diploma of Laboratory Technology, State ID BDV4

 

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Semester 1, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Certificate III in Companion Animal Services

National ID: ACM30417 | State ID: BDM6

Are you looking for a career talking to the animals?

When you complete the Certificate III in Companion Animal Services you will have what employers are looking for as a kennel attendant, cattery attendant, or animal care receptionist.

You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively with companion animals, monitoring and maintaining their health, nutrition, wellbeing, animal first aid, grooming, and workplace safety and health.

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Job opportunities

 

Career opportunities provided by the successful completion of this qualification includes working as

  • pet shop/aquarium assistant
  • kennel attendant,
  • cattery attendant
  • assistant dog trainer
  • pet exerciser
  • assistant grooming attendant
  • animal care receptionist and support officer.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • ACM40412 Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing, State ID J481

 

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Semester 1, 2019

Bentley Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Certificate III in Urban Pest Management

National ID: CPP30115 | State ID: AWO4

Do you have what it takes to offer the best in pest management?

This qualification will provide students with the practical skills and knowledge to apply pesticides and carry out appropriate pest management treatments for domestic and commercial properties.

You will learn skills in how to advise clients on pest prevention and control, maintain equipment, detect pest damage and the presence of pests in buildings and surrounding areas, and implement a pest management plan.

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Job opportunities

  • This course is aimed at existing workers who are currently employed in the industry. It will provide you with the skills to apply for a full pest management license.

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

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All year round, 2019

Bentley Campus - Workplace-Traineeship

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Diploma of Conservation and Land Management

National ID: AHC51116 | State ID: BDA6

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.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

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

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Semester 1, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Part Time-Classroom

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Duration 6 months
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Diploma of Landscape Design

National ID: AHC50616 | State ID: BDB0

This course gives you the skills and knowledge you need to work as a landscape designer, topics include assessing sites and preparing a landscape design, site surveys and designing for construction of landscape features, providing specialist advices to clients, preparing estimates quote and tender. The Diploma is a potential pathway to a Bachelor of Science (B1317) at Murdoch University, with a Major in Environmental Management and Sustainability or a potential pathway to a Degree in Landscape Architecture at UWA. 

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

  • This course gives you the skills and knowledge you need to work as a landscape designer, or if you also have trade experience, as a landscaping supervisor in local government or landscaping businesses.

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

Further study opportunities:

  • The Diploma is a potential pathway to a Bachelor of Science (B1317) at Murdoch University, with a Major in Environmental Management and Sustainability or a potential pathway to a Degree in Landscape Architecture at UWA.

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All year round, 2019

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Certificate IV in Horticulture

National ID: AHC40416 | State ID: BCW2

Sow the seeds of a supervisory role

This course provides graduates with skills suited to a variety of occupations at a supervisor level or as a small business owner. Employment prospects exist in local and state government, nursery and turf, floriculture, gardening and the landscape industry.
You can choose to learn skills from a range of subjects that enable you to cost and supervise projects, develop and implement programs and provide training. You can also choose subjects that will further develop your technical expertise in horticulture.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

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

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

Further study opportunities:

  • AHC50416 Diploma of Horticulture, State ID BDD0

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Semester 1, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (General Practice)

National ID: ACM50512 | State ID: J366

Are you looking for a leading career talking to the animals?

When you complete the Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (General Practice) you will be ready for a leading career as a veterinary nursing manager, or veterinary pharmaceutical representative.

You will have the skills and knowledge to manage a leadership role effectively in a veterinary practice, ensuring quality customer service, patient care, team performance, supporting veterinary diagnosis and recommendations, current animal behaviour therapies, and managing workplace safety and health.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

  • Senior veterinary nurse, veterinary nursing manager, veterinary pharmaceutical industry representative.

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

Further study opportunities:

  • Students may apply for further study into the Bachelor of Animal Studies (Murdoch University).

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All year round, 2019

Bentley Campus - Part Time-Self Paced

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Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing

National ID: ACM40412 | State ID: J481

Are you looking for a career talking to the animals?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing you will be ready for a career as a veterinary nurse, or animal welfare worker.

You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in a veterinary practice, providing care to a wide variety of animals, assisting with surgery preparation and procedures, performing pathology and imaging procedures, providing post-surgery care and advice, and workplace safety and health.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

Completion of this qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to work as a

  • veterinary nurse
  • veterinary surgical assistant
  • veterinary receptionist
  • animal carer
  • animal welfare worker.

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

Further study opportunities:

  • ACM50512 Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (General Practice), State ID J366
  • Students may apply for further study into the Bachelor of Animal Studies (Murdoch University).

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Certificate II in Arboriculture

National ID: AHC20516 | State ID: BCX6

Certificate II in Arboriculture is designed to equip students with a wide range of theoretical and practical skills specifically required by the Arboriculture industry.

The course also aims to develop student awareness of safety issues, particularly in regards to machinery, tools and equipment use.

The course requires a high level of physical participation in practical activities.

 

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Entrance Requirements

   

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

 

Certificate II in Arboriculture is designed to equip students with a wide range of theoretical and practical skills specifically required by the tree care industry.

 

 

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

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