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Qualification details

AHC31616 - Certificate III in Lands, Parks and Wildlife (Release 3)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes and is equivalent to AHC31610 - Certificate III in Lands, Parks and WildlifeThis qualification is equivalent to AHC31610 Certificate III in Lands, Parks and Wildlife. 26/Jun/2016

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
3 (this release) 21/Dec/2017
(View details for release 2) 14/Sep/2016
(View details for release 1) 27/Jun/2016


Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnEssentialSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Essential column
AHCPMG302 - Control plant pests, diseases and disordersControl plant pests, diseases and disordersElective
AHCNAR303 - Implement revegetation worksImplement revegetation worksElective
AHCNAR302 - Collect and preserve biological samplesCollect and preserve biological samplesElective
AHCLPW304 - Carry out inspection of designated areaCarry out inspection of designated areaElective
AHCPMG411 - Ensure compliance with pest legislationEnsure compliance with pest legislationElective
AHCWRK310 - Provide on-job training supportProvide on-job training supportElective
AHCMOM315 - Operate chemical application machinery and equipmentOperate chemical application machinery and equipmentElective
AHCWRK311 - Conduct site inspectionsConduct site inspectionsElective
AHCWRK304 - Respond to rescue incidentsRespond to rescue incidentsElective
AHCCHM303 - Prepare and apply chemicalsPrepare and apply chemicalsElective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 362200 Gardeners 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0509 Environmental Studies 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Environmental Protection 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A National Parks Worker 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 362200 Gardeners 14/Oct/2016 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0509 Environmental Studies 14/Oct/2016 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 27/Jun/2016 
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Modification History

Release 

Comments 

Release 3

This version released with AHC Agriculture, Horticulture, Conservation and Land Management Training Package Version 2.0.

Release 2

This version released with AHC Agriculture, Horticulture, Conservation and Land Management Training Package Version 1.1.

Release 1

This version released with AHC Agriculture, Horticulture, Conservation and Land Management Training Package Version 1.0.

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the roles of national parks and wildlife workers who are responsible for conducting a number of functions focusing on the maintenance of natural environments, park infrastructure and services, and stakeholder management. National parks workers will carry out a number of duties to protect, enhance and manage natural environments, recreational and cultural assets. National parks workers will work autonomously, as well as under supervision of a park ranger.

No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

  • 16 units of competency:
  • 2 core units plus
  • 14 elective units.

Elective units must ensure the integrity of the qualification’s Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome. The electives are to be chosen as follows:

  • Select at least 4 units from Group A
  • Select at least 7 units from Group A or Group B
  • A maximum of 3 units may be selected from the elective list of Certificates II, III or IV of this or any other endorsed Training Package or Accredited Course
    Selected units must be relevant to job outcomes in lands, parks and wildlife and must be chosen to ensure the integrity of the qualification outcome at AQF level 3

Core Units 

Work health and safety 

AHCWHS301

Contribute to work health and safety processes

Work 

AHCWRK309

Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

Elective Units 

An asterisk (*) next to the unit code indicates that there are prerequisite requirements which must be met when packaging the qualification. Please refer to the Prerequisite requirements table for details.

Group A 

Lands, Parks and wildlife 

AHCLPW301

Supervise park visitor activities

AHCLPW303

Construct access tracks

AHCLPW304

Carry out inspection of designated area

AHCLPW305

Perform diving for scientific purposes

AHCLPW306

Undertake sampling and testing of water

PUAFIR204B*

Respond to wildfire

PUAFIR303B*

Suppress wildfire

SITTGDE002

Work as a guide

Indigenous land management 

AHCILM305

Work with an Aboriginal Community or organisation

SITTGDE001

Interpret aspects of local Australian Indigenous culture

Pest management 

AHCPMG301

Control weeds

AHCPMG302

Control plant pests, diseases and disorders

Plants 

AHCPCM302

Provide information on plants and their culture

AHCPCM303

Identify plant specimens

Group B 

Animal care management 

ACMGAS305

Rescue animals and apply basic first aid

Biosecurity 

AHCBIO302

Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs

Fauna 

AHCFAU301

Respond to wildlife emergencies

LGAREGS305A

Undertake animal or reptile control duties

Natural area restoration 

AHCNAR301

Maintain natural areas

AHCNAR302

Collect and preserve biological samples

AHCNAR303

Implement revegetation works

AHCNAR304

Undertake direct seeding

AHCNAR306

Conduct photography for fieldwork

AHCNAR307

Read and interpret maps

FWPFGM3201

Manage seed collection

Pest management 

AHCPMG310

Prepare, monitor and maintain biological agents

AHCPMG411

Ensure compliance with pest legislation

Chemicals 

AHCCHM303

Prepare and apply chemicals

AHCCHM304

Transport and store chemicals

Machinery operation and maintenance 

AHCMOM315

Operate chemical application machinery and equipment

AHCMOM212

Operate quad bikes

FWPCOT3259

Operate a four wheel drive on unsealed roads

Soil and media 

AHCSOL202

Assist with soil or growing media sampling and testing

AHCSOL401

Sample soils and interpret results

Soil and water conservation 

AHCSAW302

Implement erosion and sediment control measures

Work 

AHCWRK303

Respond to emergencies

AHCWRK304

Respond to rescue incidents

AHCWRK305

Coordinate work site activities

AHCWRK310

Provide on-job training support

AHCWRK311

Conduct site inspections

Prerequisite requirements 

Note: Units listed in the Prerequisite requirement column that have their own prerequisite requirements are shown with an asterisk (*)

Unit of competency 

Prerequisite requirement 

PUAFIR204B Respond to wildfire

PUAFIR201B Prevent injury

PUAFIR303B Suppress wildfire

PUAFIR204B Respond to wildfire*

Qualification Mapping Information

Code and title current version 

Code and title previous version 

Comments 

Equivalence status 

AHC31616 Certificate III in Lands, Parks and Wildlife

Release 3

AHC31616 Certificate III in Lands, Parks and Wildlife

Release 2

Updated imported unit in elective bank

Equivalent qualification

Links

Companion Volumes, including Implementation Guides, are available at VETNet: - https://vetnet.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=c6399549-9c62-4a5e-bf1a-524b2322cf72