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.

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