This course provides basic skills in conservation and land management, with an emphasis on natural and modified area restoration. Relevant and industry based practical hands on course with guided work placement access leading to potential employment within the industry
When Does The Course Start?
February and July
Full time and part time options
12 hours per week
What Entrance Requirements Are There?
No formal requirements however, basic written communication skills are required.
How Will I Be Selected?
Application Form and Interview
Are There Any Other Special Requirements?
Must be willing to work outdoors
How Should I Apply?
Apply directly to Chisholm
Is There An Information Session?
You may need to attend an information session
Is There An Interview?
Interview may be required
Study Area Summary / Subjects / Modules
Recognise plants; Operate machinery and equipment; Treat weeds; Natural Area Restoration; Install aggregate pathways; Maintain wildlife habitat refuges; Occupational Health & Safety; Basic First Aid; Communication, recognise animals.
Practical and Theory
Further Education Opportunities and Articulation to Other Courses
Certificate III, IV or Diploma of Conservation and Land Management
Land Conservation & Restoration Industry
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
Where applicants can show evidence of prior qualification or experience in a related field, they may apply for RPL
(Recognition of Prior Learning).
There is an opportunity to apply for recognition to be given for:
• Previous study
• Skills resulting from work or life experience relevant to the course.
Support is available to students in a range of areas including Study Skills, Personal Counselling, Careers Advice and Disability Support. Contact Student Advisory Services for more details.