Our ecology course is designed to develop your skills in vegetation removal and pruning if you're a worker or operator currently performing pruning and removal of vegetation by operating elevating work platforms (EWPs).
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29 Jan 2020 at 03:00PM AEST
February and July 2020
Full time: 6 months
Part time: 12 months (the time taken to complete this course will vary depending on your input) may include evenings and weekends
For information regarding dates such as enrolment, orientation and study breaks please visit the Academic Calendars page.
After the successful completion of our ecology course you can apply for a number of roles in the arboriculture and utility sector
There are no entry requirements for this course
To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.
A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.
Recognition of Prior Learning is available.
On successful completion of our ecology course you can apply for the Certificate III in Ecology
This course is government accredited and has national recognition
The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 2
This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments
|Government Subsidised Concessions||Government Subsidised Standard||Full Fee|
|Core Skills Support Fee||$80||$80||$80|
|Retain Course Items||$0||$0||$0|
|Total Course Estimate||$677||$1,644||$4,764|
|Payable Estimate (at commencement)||$677||$1,644||$4,764|
To be eligible for the award of the Certificate II in Ecology with a specialisation in Aerial – Elevating Work Platform, competency must be demonstrated in 10 units: 9 core units and 1 aerial elevating work platform specialisation unit
The qualification also requires 80 hours of work placement in an appropriate industry-recognised workplace/environment
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