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AHC51116 Diploma of Conservation and Land Management

AHC51116 Diploma of Conservation and Land Management

IntakeCampusAttendanceDurationApprenticeshipTraineeship
2020 FebruaryEast Geelong CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 AprilEast Geelong CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 JulyEast Geelong CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 OctoberEast Geelong CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs

Intakes

Course under review

Course Duration

2 years

Cricos Code

092600C

Course Description

Do you have an interest in the environment, enjoy being outdoors and hands-on? This course will provide you with specialised knowledge of natural resource management, with an emphasis on technical and practical skills. You will learn about natural area restoration, catchment and wildlife management, plant and animal identification, community engagement, fire management, survey techniques, mapping, sustainable land use and pest management.

You will benefit from our location close to many State and National Parks, coastal environments and catchment areas, which are used regularly for field work. These field trips also provide the opportunity to increase your employability skills and gain industry contacts.

Work placement/industry experience

During the course, you will be required to undertake a minimum of 120 hours of industry experience. This is made up of 40 hours of structured placement, and at least 80 hours of volunteering or self-sourced experience.

How often do I attend?

FT - 3 days per week | Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday | 9.00am - 4.00pm

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Park ranger
  • Landcare project officer
  • Catchment or natural resource management officer
  • Fire management officer
  • Ecotourism
  • Flora and fauna management
  • Conservation team member

Course Description

Do you have an interest in the environment, enjoy being outdoors and hands-on? This course will provide you with specialised knowledge of natural resource management, with an emphasis on technical and practical skills. You will learn about natural area restoration, catchment and wildlife management, plant and animal identification, community engagement, fire management, survey techniques, mapping, sustainable land use and pest management.

You will benefit from our location close to many State and National Parks, coastal environments and catchment areas, which are used regularly for field work. These field trips also provide the opportunity to increase your employability skills and gain industry contacts.

Course Description

Do you have an interest in the environment, enjoy being outdoors and hands-on? This course will provide you with specialised knowledge of natural resource management, with an emphasis on technical and practical skills. You will learn about natural area restoration, catchment and wildlife management, plant and animal identification, community engagement, fire management, survey techniques, mapping, sustainable land use and pest management.

You will benefit from our location close to many State and National Parks, coastal environments and catchment areas, which are used regularly for field work. These field trips also provide the opportunity to increase your employability skills and gain industry contacts.

Work placement/industry experience

During the course, you will be required to undertake a minimum of 120 hours of industry experience. This is made up of 40 hours of structured placement, and at least 80 hours of volunteering or self-sourced experience.

Work placement/industry experience

During the course, you will be required to undertake a minimum of 120 hours of industry experience. This is made up of 40 hours of structured placement, and at least 80 hours of volunteering or self-sourced experience.

How often do I attend?

Full time - 3 days a week

How often do I attend?

FT - 3 days per week | Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday | 9.00am - 4.00pm

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Park ranger
  • Landcare project officer
  • Catchment or natural resource management officer
  • Fire management officer
  • Ecotourism
  • Flora and fauna management
  • Conservation team member
Entrance Requirements
Important Dates
Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
Fees
How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study
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Date published: 13/09/2019 2:00:11 PM

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