Hunter TAFE

Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

AHC31416

Belmont, Newcastle

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 Hunter TAFE

  • TBA*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Belmont

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks), Self paced (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks), Self paced (36 weeks)

  • Newcastle

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks), Self paced (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks), Self paced (36 weeks)

  • $2,190*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Belmont

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks), Self paced (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks), Self paced (36 weeks)

  • Newcastle

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks), Self paced (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks), Self paced (36 weeks)

*Verified January 22, 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
Check with Provider

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • 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 Hunter TAFE, 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
    AHCCHM303A

  • Transport, handle and store chemicals
    AHCCHM304A

  • Carry out inspection of designated area
    AHCLPW304A

  • Maintain natural areas
    AHCNAR301A

  • Contribute to OHS processes
    AHCOHS301A

  • Provide information on plants and their culture
    AHCPCM302A

  • Identify plant specimens
    AHCPCM303A

  • Implement a maintenance program for an aquatic environment
    AHCPGD306A

  • Control weeds
    AHCPMG301A

  • Implement erosion and sediment control measures
    AHCSAW302A

  • Sample soils and interpret results
    AHCSOL401A

  • Conduct site inspections
    AHCWRK311A

  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    AHCWRK313A

  • Ensure compliance with pest legislation
    AHCWRK404A

  • Design and produce business documents
    BSBITU306A

  • Navigate in remote or trackless areas
    FPICOT3202B

Course Provider

Hunter TAFE is one of the largest and oldest TAFE institutes in NSW. It's one of 10 large institutes that provide TAFE coverage across NSW, and offers vocational training and higher education to Australian and international students from 15 campuses throughout the Hunter.

It also provides a range of student services including careers, counselling, pathways and disability services. It also offers onsite accommodation at the Kurri Kurri and Muswellbrook campuses.

Campus locations include Belmont, Cessnock, Glendale, Gosford, Hamilton, Newcastle, Kurri Kurri, Maitland, Muswellbrook, Ourimbah, Scone, Singleton, Tomaree and Wyong.

Registered
1998
Courses
675
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions