Swinburne University of Technology

Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

AHC31416

Wantirna

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 Swinburne University of Technology

  • $4,630*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Wantirna

    • February 2017

    • Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 months)

  • Wantirna

    • April 2017

    • Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 months)

  • $10,530*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Wantirna

    • February 2017

    • Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 months)

  • Wantirna

    • April 2017

    • Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 months)

*Verified June 9, 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
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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

The Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management provides skills and knowledge relevant to the conservation and land management industry.

Students participate in industry-focused field-based training to gain skills for outdoor work at trade level.

  • 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 Swinburne University of Technology, 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

  • Recognise fauna
    AHCFAU201

  • Plan and construct conventional fencing
    AHCINF303

  • Undertake sampling and testing of water
    AHCLPW306

  • Operate and maintain chainsaws
    AHCMOM213

  • Operate specialised machinery and equipment
    AHCMOM305

  • Collect native seed
    AHCNAR305

  • Undertake propagation activities
    AHCNSY203

  • Identify plant specimens
    AHCPCM303

  • Control weeds
    AHCPMG301

  • Apply animal trapping techniques
    AHCPMG307

  • Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry
    CPCCOHS2001A

  • Trim and cut felled trees
    FWPCOT2239

  • Respond to wildfire
    PUAFIR204B

  • Prevent injury
    PUAFIR215

  • Work safely at heights
    RIIWHS204D

Course Provider

For more than 100 years, Swinburne has been committed to innovative education, producing outstanding graduates and delivering enduring outcomes for our industry partners. With a focus on science, technology and innovation, our reputation for high quality, engaged teaching and research is reflected in Swinburne’s consistent ranking among the top 3% of universities in the world.

Registered
1998
Courses
218
Provider Type
Government
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