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Diploma of Environmental Monitoring and Technology

National ID: MSS50218 | State ID: BEA8

Help manage environmental issues

Learn to conduct environmental smapling, testing and monitoring so businesses understand the impact they have on the ecosystem. The skills you'll gain will be applicable to most industry secotrs and will assist environmental scientists, engineers and planners with site assessment, management and rehabiltation.

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Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

We work very hard to help you succeed in our courses, but advise you to consider the following:

  • If your English skills are not strong you are encouraged to complete an English course first.
  • The best chance for success is if you have completed year 12, a Certificate III or higher, a degree in this or a related course or equivalent training
  • If you have not studied for some time you could consider enrolling in a Certificate III in Laboratory Operations to see how your circumstances support your study first before committing to this course. This certificate also gives you some underpinning skills and knowledge that will be valuable for your Diploma studies.

Other costs for consideration:

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Stationery
  • Three regional field trips (approx. $100 each)

Typical timetable:

  • 2.5 days per week
  • Full day field trips
  • 3 days/2 nights regional field trip each semester
Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Life Science Technician
  • Environmental Technician
  • Natural Resource Management Officer

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

Further study

This course may provide university entry.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

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Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

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Semester 2, 2019

East Perth - On Campus

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Pesticides Skill Set (Level 4)

State ID: EAB02

Meet the requirements for pest industry licensing

This Skill Set has been designed to meet the Department of Health requirements to gain a Pest Management Technician Licence to treat mainly weeds and other minor pests in lawns and gardens, landscaping, bushland or minesite rehabilitation.

For further information regarding the technician licence and requirements visit the Department of Health website.

Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However it is recommended that you have at least two years of industry experience.

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Click below to register an Expression of Interest for this course.

 

Job opportunities
Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment, 2019

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Pesticide Skills Set - Level 4

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Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques

National ID: MSL40118 | State ID: BDV3

Further develop your practical laboratory skills

This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to work as a technical assistant, technician or instrument operator. You will learn about quality control, performance of instumental and non-instrumental tests, standardisation and the use of solutions.




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Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Laboratory Assistant | Laboratory Technician
  • Technical Assistant
  • Instrument Operator
  • Sampler and Tester
  • Production Personnel
  • Field Assistant
  • Sample Couriers

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment, 2020

East Perth - Employer Based

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Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

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Where East Perth
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Semester 2, 2019

East Perth - On Campus

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Certificate III in Laboratory Skills

National ID: MSL30118 | State ID: BDV6

A hands on career where you can help to make a difference

This qualification provides you with essential laboratory skills needed to carry out recording and measurement of results and assisting in collecting and preparing of samples. You will learn skills in maintaining a laboratory, routine sampling and testing, recording data, and using laboratory computing programs.




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Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

The qualification can be gained through an approved traineeship program; however you will need to be employed and registered as a trainee before you can commence training.

Other costs for consideration:

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Text Books (approx. $150)

Typical timetable:

  • 3 days per week

Workplace:

  • Optional

 

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Laboratory Assistant | Laboratory Technician
  • Instrument Operator
  • Sampler and Tester
  • Production Personnel
  • Field Assistant
  • Sample Courier

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment, 2020

East Perth - Employer Based

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Continuous enrolment, 2019

East Perth - Employer Based

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East Perth - Employer Based

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Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

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East Perth - On Campus Commercial

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Semester 2, 2019

East Perth - On Campus

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East Perth - On Campus Commercial

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Duration 1 semester/s
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Diploma of Laboratory Technology

National ID: MSL50118 | State ID: BDV4

Gain complex skills in laboratory technologies

This course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge you need to use laboratory application software, plan and conduct laboratory/field work and communicate and provide information to customers. You will also be able to specialise in a diverse range of industries including chemical, medical and pathological, mining, biological, and environmental fields.




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Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

Please note: To gain entrance into this Diploma qualification you need to have: 
MSL40118 Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques or equivalent
OR
a Certificate IV or higher level qualification in a relevant science discipline 
OR
demonstrated equivalent skills and knowledge in a relevant science discipline. 

Important information

Other costs for consideration:

  • Text Books
  • Stationery
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Typical timetable:

  • 3 days per week

Workplace:

  • Optional
Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Technical Laboratory Officer | Technical Assistant
  • Laboratory Assistant | Laboratory Technician
  • Instrument Operator

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

Further study

This course may provide university entry.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where East Perth
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2019

East Perth - On Campus

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Units

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Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where East Perth
How On campus
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Pesticides Skill Set (Level 3)

State ID: EAA14

Meet the requirements for pest industry licensing

This Skill Set has been designed to meet the Department of Health requirements to gain a Pest Management Technician Licence to treat mainly weeds and other minor pests in lawns and gardens, landscaping, bushland or minesite rehabilitation.

For further information regarding the technician licence and requirements visit the Department of Health website.

Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However it is recommended that you have at least two years of industry experience.

Important information

 

Job opportunities
Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment, 2019

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Pesticides Skills Set (Level 3)

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Overview
Duration 3 day/s
When Continuous enrolment
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Another wildly diverse area covering specific studies in veterinary nursing and companion animal services, animal behaviour and health, the racing industry, horticulture and conservation, landscaping, bushland assessment and rehabilitation, nursery plants, conservation and land management, and biological surveys.

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National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
EAA14 Pesticides Skill Set (Level 3) Skill set On campus
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
pesticides, chemicals, spray, pest control, weeds, lawn, garden, park,

Meet the requirements for pest industry licensing

This Skill Set has been designed to meet the Department of Health requirements to gain a Pest Management Technician Licence to treat mainly weeds and other minor pests in lawns and gardens, landscaping, bushland or minesite rehabilitation.

For further information regarding the technician licence and requirements visit the Department of Health website.

Gain these skills
  • Use small, portable hand held operated sprayers such as a knapsack or  back pack, to control weeds and and other minor pests
  • Prepare and apply chemicals
  • Transport and store chemicals
EAB02 Pesticides Skill Set (Level 4) Skill set On campus
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Pesticides, pest management, pest control, weeds, spray, garden,disease, chemicals,

Meet the requirements for pest industry licensing

This Skill Set has been designed to meet the Department of Health requirements to gain a Pest Management Technician Licence to treat mainly weeds and other minor pests in lawns and gardens, landscaping, bushland or minesite rehabilitation.

For further information regarding the technician licence and requirements visit the Department of Health website.

Gain these skills
  • Use small, portable hand held operated sprayers such as a knapsack or  back pack, to control weeds and and other minor pests
  • Develop procedures to minimise risks in the use of chemicals
  • Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
  • Plan and implement a chemical use program

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Diploma of Horticulture

National ID: AHC50416 | State ID: BDD0

If you wish to pursue a career in the nursery, landscape, parks and gardens, turf, arboriculture or floriculture industries, this Diploma qualification will help you gain the skills you need.. Students will learn about plant nutrition, plant health, propagation and recognition of plants, landscape design, products and services, and business management and administration.

Equipped with your Diploma you could work in roles such as:

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. It is however recommended that applicants have at least three to five years experience within the industry, or have completed Certificate IV in Horticulture or Conservation and Land Management.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Horticultural Team Leader | Horticultural Manager | Horticultural Consultant
  • Nursery Manager
  • Garden Centre Operator
  • Parks and Gardens Manager
  • Irrigation Master Technician

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
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Semester 2, 2019

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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Certificate IV in Horticulture

National ID: AHC40416 | State ID: BCW2

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to coordinate and supervise operations in your chosen field of horticulture. You can choose to learn skills from a range of subjects that enable you to cost and supervise projects, develop and implement programs and provide training. You can also choose subjects that will further develop your technical expertise in horticulture.
 

Prerequisites

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Prerequisites

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. It is however recommended that applicants have at least two years experience within the industry, or have completed Certificate III in Horticulture, Conservation or Landscape Construction.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Senior Horticulturist
  • Junior Garden Designer
  • Horticulture Team Leader
  • Supervisor (Nursery)
  • Irrigation Installation and Service Technician

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Trainee

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Duration 6 months
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Semester 1, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Traineeship

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Duration 2 semester/s
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Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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Certificate II in Resource Processing

National ID: RII20515 | State ID: AZB2

This qualification will give you the skills and knowledge necessary for entry level employment as a processing technician in a resources processing facility.

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Process Operator (Mineral Processing)
  • Processing Plant Attendant (Extractive Industries)
  • Coal Preparation Operator 
  • Processing Technician
  • Mineral Processing Technician

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

 

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment, 2019

East Perth - Employer Based

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Units

Overview
Duration 12 months
When Continuous enrolment
Where East Perth
How Employer-based
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East Perth - Employer Based

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Duration 12 months
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East Perth - Employer Based

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Duration 12 months
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Traineeship
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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