This ecology course is designed for vegetation removal and pruning workers/operators who perform work involving pruning and removal of vegetation by climbing.
In our ecology course you'll learn how to:
18 Oct 2019 at 01:00PM AEST
February and July
Full time: 6 months
Part time: 12 months
Off campus: variable
Part time & Off Campus: the time taken to complete this course may vary depending on the individual input
For information regarding dates such as enrolment, orientation and study breaks please visit the Academic Calendars page.
After successful completion of our ecology course you can apply for positions with arboriculture enterprises and local government authorities as ground crew or line-clearing workers
There are no entry requirements but employment in a climbing capacity with an arborist or local government authorities is highly recommended as a log book of climbing hours is required
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 entry into 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
|Tuition Fee Type||Estimated Fee|
|Gov. Subsidised - Standard||$1,290.00|
|Gov. Subsidised - Concession||$258.00|
|Full Tuition Fee||$4,730.00|
|Service Fees||Estimated Annual Fees|
|Service & Amenities*||$155.00|
|Core Skills Support**||$75.00|
|Annual Material Fees||$215.00|
|Retain Course Items***||No fee applies|
To be eligible for the award of the Certificate II in Ecology with a specialisation in Aerial – Tree Climbing, competency must be demonstrated in 11 units (9 core units and 2 aerial tree climbing specialisation units)
The qualification also requires 80 hours of work placement in an appropriate industry-recognised workplace/environment
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