Take advantage of the rapidly expanding industry of land conservation by completing our conservation and land management course. Based at our Lilydale campus, you’ll start your new career by learning about the vital skills and knowledge of land conservation best practice out in Australia’s amazingly diverse natural environment.

Our conservation and land management course provides you with all the learning opportunities you’ll need in a practical real-world environment, as well as providing key employment skills along the way. Become highly adept in the areas of machinery operations, plant identification, fencing and re-vegetation works under the guidance of instructors with industry know-how.




National Code AHC31416
Study Areas Conservation & Land Sciences
Study Level Traineeship
Study Type Local
Study Mode

FT: 1 year
PT: 3 years,

Course Type Traineeship
Campuses Lilydale

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Annual Fee
Gov. Subsidised - Standard $3,822.00
Gov. Subsidised - Concession $764.00
Full Tuition Fee $13,622.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $343.00
Retain Course Items*** $120.00


* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

February and July

Full time: 1 year

Part time: 3 years (the time taken to complete this course will vary depending on your input)

Class days and times: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9am-4pm

Lilydale

Our Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management course contains significant practical components with a focus on giving you the necessary employment skills and confidence to pursue a career conservation land management.

To be eligible for this course, you must possess the communication skills and physical ability to perform practical work placement in the industry.

TRAINEESHIP ENTRY REQUIREMENTS 

To apply for this course, you must also be registered with an Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider and have a training contract with an employer. 

We can provide information and support on how to apply for a traineeship with an employer listed by an Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider. Contact the Skills & Jobs Centre on (03) 8892 1350 or email sajc.elgar@boxhill.edu.au.

PRE-TRAINING REVIEW

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.

Successful completion of our conservation and land management course enables you to apply for the Diploma of Conservation Land Management

Direct entry

Recognition of Prior Learning is available.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 3

After successful completion of our conservation and land management course you can apply for a range of employment opportunities including being a ranger or bushcrew member

Completion of 15 units (including 2 core and 13 electives)

Code

Title

Hours

FWPFGM2201 COLLECT SEED 40.0

AHCINF303 PLAN AND CONSTRUCT CONVENTIONAL FENCING 60.0

AHCNAR301 MAINTAIN NATURAL AREAS 80.0

AHCNAR303 IMPLEMENT REVEGETATION WORKS 80.0

AHCWHS301 CONTRIBUTE TO WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY PROCESSES 50.0

AHCWRK309 APPLY ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE WORK PRACTICES 50.0

AHCPMG301 CONTROL WEEDS 70.0

AHCPMG302 CONTROL PLANT PESTS, DISEASES AND DISORDERS 80.0

AHCNAR305 COLLECT NATIVE SEED 40.0

AHCLPW304 CARRY OUT INSPECTION OF DESIGNATED AREA 70.0

AHCPMG307 APPLY ANIMAL TRAPPING TECHNIQUES 40.0

AHCPCM302 PROVIDE INFORMATION ON PLANTS AND THEIR CULTURE 70.0

AHCPCM303 IDENTIFY PLANT SPECIMENS 80.0

AHCMOM304 OPERATE MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT 40.0

AHCPGD301 IMPLEMENT A PLANT ESTABLISHMENT PROGRAM 80.0

AHCCHM303 PREPARE AND APPLY CHEMICALS 70.0

AHCCHM304 TRANSPORT AND STORE CHEMICALS 50.0

AHCFAU201 RECOGNISE FAUNA 40.0

AHCMOM202 OPERATE TRACTORS 40.0

AHCMOM213 OPERATE AND MAINTAIN CHAINSAWS 40.0

AHCPCM201 RECOGNISE PLANTS 40.0


Last updated: July 12, 2019 02:12pm