• Course Code
  • AHC51116
  • Course Type
  • Accredited Course
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Duration
  • 18 months
  • Starting Date
  • July 2019
  • Location
  • Forestec
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Course Overview

Passionate about protecting the environment? The Diploma of Conservation and Land Management reflects the role of personnel working in management positions with technical level skills in conservation and land management roles.Job Roles and titles vary across different industry sectors.  Possible industry pathways relevant to this qualification include: Lands, parks and wildlife manager, Senior Ranger, Project Officer. Be the change you want to see for the environment by joining the industry of Conservation and Land Management.

This course is delivered with a combination of online and on campus workshops.

Times

3 days a week, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9.00am-4.00pm Includes self paced classwork Thursdays

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Diploma of Conservation and Land Management.

Career Opportunities

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors.  Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: Lands, parks and wildlife manager, Senior Ranger, Project officer

Opportunities for Further Study

  • Advanced diploma Conservation and Land Management
  • Bachelor Degree Applied Science (environmental)

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Recommended entry requirements

  • Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management and or industry experience
  • Interview with teaching staff before enrolment

Limitations to entry

  • LLN

Pre-requisites

None. However, preference will be granted to students who have studied in this area in previous courses, Horticulture or Conservation.

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans are available to assist eligible students studying higher level vocational education and training (VET) qualifications to pay their tuition fees. Higher level VET qualifications are at those at a Diploma level and above. VET Student loans are capped at a maximum for each approved course of study and the amount of the loan cannot be greater than your remaining FEE-HELP balance. If eligible for a student loan, you can access up to $15225 to help cover the tuition fees for this course. For more information about VET Student Loans and eligibility requirements, please click here.

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Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information

N/A

Placement

Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

It is strongly recommended students obtain the following items before commencing study:

Small back-pack, water bottle, sunscreen, hat, sturdy work boots, gloves, binoculars, hi-vis vest and hard-hat.

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

Forestec Campus

 

Unit Code

Unit Description

AHCNAR402

Plan The Implementation Of Revegetation Works

AHCPMG413

Define The Pest Problem

AHCPCM502

Collect And Classify Plants

AHCNRM501

Develop A Coastal Rehabilitation Strategy

AHCNAR505

Plan River Restoration Works

AHCNAR503

Design A Natural Area Restoration Project

AHCNAR502

Conduct Biological Surveys

AHCLPW501

Develop A Management Plan For A Designated Area

AHCLPW404

Produce Maps For Land Management Purposes

AHCILM501

Conduct Field Research Into Natural And Cultural Resources

Morwell Campus

 

Unit Code

Unit Description

AHCPMG508

Develop a system to monitor and evaluate the pest management plan

AHCPGD505

Conduct Comprehensive Inspection Of Park Facilities

AHCNRM501

Develop A Coastal Rehabilitation Strategy

AHCNAR504

Manage Natural Area Restoration Programs

AHCNAR503

Design A Natural Area Restoration Project

AHCNAR502

Conduct Biological Surveys

AHCNAR501

Manage Natural Areas On A Rural Property

AHCLPW505

Implement Natural And Cultural Resource Management Plans

AHCLPW501

Develop A Management Plan For A Designated Area

AHCFIR502

Plan prescribed burning for fuel, ecological and cultural resource management

Assessment

Not Applicable

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