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Conservation Worker

Apprenticeship and traineeship details

Type:
Traineeship

Job summary:
This traineeship will provide the skills and knowledge for a worker within this Conservation and Land Management industry sector. This qualification will enable skills in the technical and generic functions to be developed.

Sectors applicable to this traineeship are:
- Conservation earthworks
- Indigenous land management
- Land, parks and wildlife
- Natural area restoration
- Weed and pest management.

Australian Standard Classification of Occupations:
FORESTRY AND LOGGING WORKERS

Sub-industry:
FORESTRY WORKER

Traineeship Probation/Duration Details:
All Traineeships have a nominal term - this is the timeframe that is on the Traineeship training contract.

Mode Start Date End Date Probation Period (days) Nominal Term (months)
Full-time 19/03/2012 30 12

Entry Age Requirements: The Child Employment Act states that the minimum age for apprentices and trainees is 13 years of age, unless otherwise stated.
Minimum education standard:
Nil

Minimum entry age:
13

Entry Requirements:
None specified

Status:
Current

Qld declaration date:
15/03/2012

Implementation date:
19/03/2012


Qualification details

Name:
Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management

Qualification code:
AHC21010

Qualification content:
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Approved hours:
The approved hours for an individual apprentice or trainee will vary according to the units of competency specified in their individual training plan. Nominal hours per unit of competency can be obtained through the Queensland Mapping Guide for the training package concerned. The Queensland Mapping Guide can be accessed through the Centre for Training Materials.

Training package:
AHC10 - Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package - AHC10

Status:
Current


Queensland User Choice program funding details

The Queensland User Choice program funds preferred suppliers (RTOs) for the provision of services to eligible apprentices and trainees.
For more information, please visit User Choice in Queensland.

Funded under the User Choice Program:
Yes

Full Price - Priority Population Groups:
$4,160.00

Queensland Government Contribution - All Other Students including SATs:
$2,080.00

Number of funded units of competency:
15

Priority:
3

Funding restrictions:

  • Existing Workers are not funded under the User Choice program for Priority 2 and Priority 3 qualifications
  • Full Price is only applicable to priority population groups
  • Queensland Government Contribution is applicable to all other students
  • Queensland Government Contribution may be the same as Full Price, depending on qualification priority and thin market status

Funding not available for new commencements from:
N/A

User Choice Training Catalogue Item:
20662

DELTA Qualification ID:
2690

Industry training group:
Primary Industry - Land Management


Industrial relations details

Since 1 January 2010, all employers and employees in Queensland, including apprentices and trainees, with the exception of those within State and local government and some Queensland Government owned Corporations, have their wages and conditions of employment covered by the Fair Work Act 2009 and modern awards. This legislation is administered by the Commonwealth Government Fair Work Ombudsman's office. It should be noted that there are transitional provisions provided in the Fair Work Act 2009 that could see a continuation of entitlements provided for in the previous state legislation. Parties should make enquiries with the Fair Work Infoline on Ph: 13 13 94 or at www.fairwork.gov.au to determine the correct industrial instrument and entitlements.


Apprenticeship/Traineeship note details

Date of note File note
15/03/2012 Part-time and school-based arrangements are available.

Last updated 17 April 2014
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