Certificate 2 in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways

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This course, from the Foundation Skills Training Package, is being delivered at various sites across Queensland.

It can be delivered in:

  • high schools;
  • in schools with components delivered at an Outdoor or Environmental Education Centre; or,
  • at an Outdoor or Environmental Education Centre.

FSK Course

The Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways:
  • contributes four QCE credits and satisfies QCE literacy and numeracy and completed core requirements
  • includes transferable workplace skills and knowledge e.g. OHS, Indigenous cultural knowledge
  • builds students’ capability for workforce entry or vocational training pathways

This course is designed for high school students in the Senior Phase. It is targeted at, but not limited to, Indigenous students. The course can be completed in the school or at an alternative delivery site. Outdoor and Environmental Education Centres are utilised where possible to provide students with learning opportunities outside the traditional school setting, enable students to engage in hands-on learning in the natural environment and provide different scenarios for work-related tasks.

Learning Outcomes:

  • FSKRDG10 Read and respond to routine workplace information
  • FSKWTG09 Write routine workplace texts
  • FSKNUM14 Calculate with whole numbers, familiar fractions, decimals, percentages
  • FSKNUM15 Estimate, measure and calculate routine metric measurements for work
  • FSKOCM07 Interact effectively with others at work
  • FSKLRG09 Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems
  • FSKLRG11 Use routine strategies for work-related learning
  • FSKDIG03 Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks
  • AHCILM302 Provide appropriate information on cultural knowledge
  • FSKNUM03 Use whole numbers and money up to one thousand for work
  • FSKNUM04 Locate, compare and use highly familiar measurements for work
  • AHCWHS201 Participate in workplace health and safety processes
  • TLID1001 Shift materials safely using manual handling techniques
  • FSKLRG10 Use routine strategies for career planning

The course can be completed in 6 months to 1 year and covers:

  • Language, literacy and numeracy skills in the workplace
  • Work Health and Safety
  • Australian Indigenous cultural knowledge
  • Employability skills and learning pathways

Suitable for students in Years 10 -12, this course contributes 4 points towards their QCE.

Upcoming Courses

Seeds in the forest

Certificate 2 in Conservation and Land Management

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Face2Face Content: This course is being delivered by Environmental Education Centres in South East Queensland. It can be delivered one day per week or in blocks of learning.

CALM Courses

The Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management is a hands on course that provides students with the practical knowledge and skills required when maintaining natural places or working in the areas of conservation, parks and gardens or Indigenous land management.

The course is designed for high school students in the Senior Phase and some theory components will be completed at the school. Practical skills are taught at a residential camp at an Outdoor or Environmental Education Centre. Students are then required to apply their skills by completing projects back in their community.

Learning Outcomes:

  • AHCOHS201 Participate in OHS processes
  • AHCWRK209 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • AHCFAU201 Recognise fauna
  • AHCILM201 Maintain cultural places
  • AHCILM202 Observe and report plants and/or animals
  • AHCNAR202 Maintain wildlife habitat refuges
  • AHCPGD201 Plant trees and shrubs
  • AHCPMG201 Treat weeds
  • AHCPCM201 Recognise plants
  • AHCLSC205 Install tree protection devices
  • TLID1001 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
  • AHCMOM203 Operate basic machinery and equipment
  • FSKLRG09 Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems
  • AHCILM302 Provide appropriate information on cultural knowledge
  • FSKLRG10 Use routine strategies for career planning

The course can be completed in 6 months to 1 year and covers:

  • Work Health and Safety
  • Australian Indigenous knowledge of country
  • Identification of animals and plants
  • Revegetating and maintaining natural and cultural places

Suitable for students in Years 10 -12, this course contributes 4 points towards their QCE.

Upcoming Courses

Cert 3 in Indigenous Land Management

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This course may be delivered by Environmental Education Centres across Queensland. It can be delivered one day per week or in blocks of learning over 1 – 2 years.

Certificate III in Indigenous Land Management is targeted at Indigenous students and provides them with a range of practical conservation and land management skills, knowledge of traditional Indigenous customs and practices, and the opportunity to explore employment options or further study in this field.

The course covers:

  • Work Health and Safety and emergency procedures
  • Australian Indigenous knowledge of country
  • Environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Safe operation of machinery and equipment
  • Revegetating and maintaining natural and cultural sites
  • Learning pathways and careers in the area of conservation and land management

Suitable for students in the senior years, this course contributes 8 points towards their QCE.

Upcoming Courses