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Operate and Maintain Chainsaws Skill Set

State ID: GAA23

In this course you'll learn how to cross-cut fallen timber and the cutting techniques to maximise volume and quality recovery. You'll also learn about complying with the mandatory codes of practice and legislation to safely operate a chainsaw in the workplace.

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All year round, 2019

Murdoch Campus - 6 to 13 November

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Duration 2 days
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Non-concession:
$219.47
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Semester 1, 2019

Murdoch Campus - 11 to 18 September

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Duration 2 days
Where Murdoch Campus
How Part Time
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Non-concession:
$219.47
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SMARTtrain Chemical Risk Management (Level 4) Skill Set

State ID: GAA26

This course is suitable for training supervisors and managers with risk management skills to manage the transportation, storage, application and record keeping of agricultural chemicals (including biological pesticides). Participants must be accredited at Level 3 to achieve competence at Level 4.

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The successful completion of this course in conjunction with units from the level 3 SMARTtrain course will enable the operator to obtain a contract operator's license from the Department of Health WA.

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All year round, 2019

Murdoch Campus - November 2019

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Duration 2 days
Where Murdoch Campus
How Part Time
Fee
Non-concession:
$780
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Murdoch Campus - December 2019

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Duration 2 days
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Semester 1, 2019

Murdoch Campus - November 2019

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Duration 2 days
Where Murdoch Campus
How Part Time
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Non-concession:
$780
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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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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

 

  • 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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Semester 1, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Murdoch Campus - Part Time-Classroom

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Semester 2, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Murdoch Campus - Part Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 year
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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

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

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

 

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

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Classroom-Traineeship

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Duration 6 months
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Semester 2, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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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.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

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

 

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

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Classroom-Traineeship

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Duration 6 months
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Semester 2, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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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.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

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

 

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

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Classroom-Traineeship

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Duration 6 months
When All year round
Where Murdoch Campus
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Semester 1, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Murdoch Campus - Part Time-Classroom

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Semester 2, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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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.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

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

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

Diploma of Arboriculture

 

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Semester 1, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Part Time-Classroom

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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

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • 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/

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • University

 

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All year round, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Workplace-Traineeship

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Duration 6 months
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Semester 1, 2019

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Semester 2, 2019

Murdoch Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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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 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.

Job opportunities

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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