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AHC31416 - Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

Are you passionate about the conservation of our land? The Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management course will teach you how to be effectively involved in the conservation and land management industry.

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

Mixed Mode, On-campus, RPL/RCC/Credit, Online

DURATION

There are multiple durations. Please refer to Course Structure below.

AVAILABILITY

Gladstone, Rockhampton City, Online

UNITS/CREDITS

16 units

JOB PROSPECTS

Possible employment options include the areas of Indigenous land management, lands, parks, and wildlife or natural area management.

This qualification enables individuals to select an indigenous land management, lands, parks, and wildlife or natural area management context as a job focus or a mix of these. Tasks covered include: identifying plant specimens, maintaining and re-vegetating areas, controlling weeds, conducting site and park inspections, erosion and sediment control and chemical management.

This is a nationally recognised accredited course.

Online

Duration:

This course structure is for online/distance for students wishing to up-skill. Online delivery is self paced over and up to a 2 year period.

Core
AHCWRK309Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
AHCWHS301Contribute to work health and safety processes
Elective Units - Group A
AHCWRK311Conduct site inspections
AHCNAR301Maintain natural areas
AHCNAR303Implement revegetation works
AHCPMG301Control weeds
AHCPMG302Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
AHCNAR302Collect and preserve biological samples
Elective Units - Group B
AHCPGD301Implement a plant establishment program
AHCLSC301Set out site for construction works
AHCSAW302Implement erosion and sediment control measures
AHCWRK305Coordinate work site activities
AHCCHM303Prepare and apply chemicals
AHCCHM304Transport handle and store chemicals
AHCPCM302Provide information on plants and their culture
AHCPCM303Identify plant specimens
AHCPGD304Implement a landscape maintenance program
AHCPGD305Conduct operational inspection of park facilities
AHCWRK303Respond to emergencies
AHCMOM304Operate machinery and equipment
Elective Units - Other
AHCPGD303Perform specialist amenity pruning
AHCPCM304Report on health and condition of trees

On-campus Rockhampton City

Duration:

This course structure is for students on campus wishing to up-skill over and up to a 2 year period.

Core
AHCWHS301Contribute to work health and safety processes
AHCWRK309Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
Elective Units - Group A
AHCWRK311Conduct site inspections
AHCPMG301Control weeds
AHCPMG302Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
AHCNAR301Maintain natural areas
AHCNAR303Implement revegetation works
Elective Units - Group B
AHCLSC301Set out site for construction works
AHCSAW302Implement erosion and sediment control measures
AHCWRK305Coordinate work site activities
AHCPGD305Conduct operational inspection of park facilities
AHCMOM304Operate machinery and equipment
AHCPGD301Implement a plant establishment program
AHCPCM302Provide information on plants and their culture
AHCPCM303Identify plant specimens
AHCCHM303Prepare and apply chemicals
AHCCHM304Transport handle and store chemicals
AHCPGD304Implement a landscape maintenance program
Elective Units - Other
AHCPGD303Perform specialist amenity pruning
AHCPCM304Report on health and condition of trees

On-campus Gladstone

Duration:

This course structure is for students on campus wishing to up-skill over and up to a 2 year period.

Core
AHCWHS301Contribute to work health and safety processes
AHCWRK309Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
Elective Units - Group A
AHCWRK311Conduct site inspections
AHCPMG301Control weeds
AHCPMG302Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
AHCNAR301Maintain natural areas
AHCNAR303Implement revegetation works
Elective Units - Group B
AHCSAW302Implement erosion and sediment control measures
AHCWRK305Coordinate work site activities
AHCLSC301Set out site for construction works
AHCPCM302Provide information on plants and their culture
AHCPCM303Identify plant specimens
AHCCHM303Prepare and apply chemicals
AHCCHM304Transport handle and store chemicals
AHCPGD301Implement a plant establishment program
AHCPGD304Implement a landscape maintenance program
AHCPGD305Conduct operational inspection of park facilities
Elective Units - Other
AHCPGD303Perform specialist amenity pruning
AHCPCM304Report on health and condition of trees

On-campus Rockhampton City

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On-campus Gladstone

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Online

2021 JanuaryOnline Available
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2021 MayOnline Available
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2021 AugustOnline Available
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Students studying online or distance study are required to find work placement to cover the practical component for each unit. This equates to 644 hours industry training (7 hours per week) 21 months/92 weeks in total for the full qualification. The work component in placement must be signed by a Subject Matter Expert by either a qualified observer with a Certificate III in CALM or higher, or an observer that holds at least 2 years currently in the industry covering the same content as the student. Trainees are not required placement as they are currently working in the workplace. Mainstream on campus are not required placement as they will conduct practical sessions on campus.
This course has no residential schools.

There are no entry requirements.
CQUniversity requires BKSB to be completed before attempting Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management.
Students attempting online/distance mode of study must have an organised work placement whilst undertaking this qualification as there are practical assessments to be completed by a third party SME. Students are responsible for finding their own work placement.

Possible employment options include the areas of Indigenous land management, lands, parks, and wildlife or natural area management.
Professional recognition is not applicable to this course.
Fee for service$4,752.00 (2021)
Subsidised full fee$1,664.00 (2021)
Subsidised concession fee$1,024.00 (2021)
Fee for service per unit$297.00 (2021)
Subsidised full fee per unit$104.00 (2021)
Subsidised concession fee per unit$64.00 (2021)
TAFE Priority Skills Fund/Training Program fee per unit$48.00 (2021)
JobTrainer$0
JobTrainer fee per unit$0

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