AHC31416 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

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Course description

Are you looking for a career working outside and making a real difference to the environment? The AHC31416 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management is an 18 month training course that will develop your knowledge of biodiversity and restoration work — plus deliver practical skills in plant identification, weed control, and revegetation. You’ll also learn how to use chemicals and work safely at an outdoor job site.

Enquire now for available delivery methods (online or in the field), plus enrolment dates and training centres.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

12 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Conservation Trainee$960 weekly pay
Spotter Catcher$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Regional Coordinator$1,050 weekly pay
Conservation Manager$1,440 weekly pay
Environmental Officer$1,150 weekly pay
Sustainability Officer$1,440 weekly pay
Environmental Consultant$1,350 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the AHC31416 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the AHC31416 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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