Horticulture and CLM

AHC31416 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

AHC31416 – Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management is part of the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management (CLM) Training Package. It provides a general vocational outcome in the conservation and land management industry. The qualification enables individuals to select an Indigenous land management, lands, parks and wildlife or natural area management context as a job focus or a mix of these.

This qualification provides people with general vocational skills in the conservation and land management; it covers land and conservation work; lands, parks and wildlife natural area restoration; weed management and; vertebrate pest management. Core training covers occupational health and safety and observing environmental work practices.

This qualification would suit:

  • People who enjoy working in the outdoors and undertaking physical activity.
  • Those currently working in the conservation and land management industry and wanting to gain a qualification.
  • Those who have completed some units of the AHC31416 – Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management and now want the entire qualification.
  • Those who would like to work in the conservation and land management industry.
  • Those looking for a change in career.

This qualification may also be available as an Apprenticeship. For more information go to our Apprenticeship and Traineeship page.

Career Opportunities

This course may lead to the following career opportunities:

  • Summer rangers
  • Community group coordinators
  • Local government workers in natural area management
  • Self employed regeneration workers
  • Self employed land owners interested in management of natural areas
  • National parks re-vegetation and land rehabilitation workers

Study Pathways

This course may be a pathway to further study. Related courses include:

Location, Dates and Times

Burnie Campus

  • Next Intake:  2019
  • Duration:  2 days per week
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Learning Options

This course may be delivered via the following study modes:

  • On campus

Assessment Process

Assessments are designed to help you demonstrate your skills and knowledge. They allow us to confirm you can perform to the standard required in the workplace, to meet all of the requirements of the course.

Examples of assessments for this course may include:

  • Oral and written questions
  • Demonstration of skills
  • Assessment may take place on campus, classroom or during practical sessions off campus
  • Assignments – written or electronic presentation
  • Product/Work samples – this may include records, completion of forms, work diaries and logs, profile sheets

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.  For further details please refer to www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/future/recognition/

Fees and Payments

For fee and payment information relating to TasTAFE qualifications, please refer to www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/future/fees-and-payments/

Essential Requirements

There are no essential requirements for this course.


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Student Support

TasTAFE’s enrolment and orientation process provides information about our resources, services and support. Further details relating to Student Support Services are available here https://www.tastafe.tas.edu.au/current/student-support/


AHC31416 – Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management.

Qualification Requirements

To successfully complete this qualification you will need 16 units comprising of:

  • 2 core units
  • 14 elective units

Please note, not all elective units are available in all regions


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