Box Hill Institute

Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

AHC31416

Lilydale

This starter certificate prepares you for an entry level role with national parks and wildlife or as a bush restoration worker with the ability to plant trees, shrubs and other vegetation as well as maintain natural areas and wetlands.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management with Box Hill Institute

  • $3,675*

    + $325 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Lilydale

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Full time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Full time (2 years)

  • $13,475*

    + $325 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Lilydale

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Full time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Full time (2 years)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

This course is a great place for you to start your career in Conservation Land Management.

This course provides you with learning opportunities out in the natural environment as well as providing key employment skills along the way. Develop your skills in such areas of machinery operations, plant identification, fencing and re-vegetation works.

  • Soil Conservation Specialist
  • Indigenous Lands Worker
  • National Parks Worker
  • Revegetation Worker
  • Land Rehabilitation Worker

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management with Box Hill Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 16 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

2 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Contribute to work health and safety processes
    AHCWHS301

  • Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
    AHCWRK309

Elective Units

14 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Prepare and apply chemicals
    AHCCHM303

  • Transport and store chemicals
    AHCCHM304

  • Plan and construct conventional fencing
    AHCINF303

  • Operate tractors
    AHCMOM202

  • Operate and maintain chainsaws
    AHCMOM213

  • Operate machinery and equipment
    AHCMOM304

  • Maintain natural areas
    AHCNAR301

  • Implement revegetation works
    AHCNAR303

  • Provide information on plants and their culture
    AHCPCM302

  • Identify plant specimens
    AHCPCM303

  • Implement a plant establishment program
    AHCPGD301

  • Control weeds
    AHCPMG301

  • Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
    AHCPMG302

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
417
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions