Course Title: Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3396 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management

Course Title: Apply environmentally sustainable work practices

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Dinah van Ruyven

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4287

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Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to apply environmentally sustainable work practices.

This unit applies to individuals who work under broad direction and take responsibility for their own work including limited responsibility for the work of others.

Work routines meet organisational and compliance requirements for ethical handling and welfare of animals, environmental sustainability, work health and safety, and biosecurity appropriate to the work role.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites for this unit

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

AHCWRK309 Apply environmentally sustainable work practices


1. Identify current practices in relation to resource usage and sustainability

2. Contribute to the review of workplace environmental sustainability practices

3. Apply improvement strategies

4. Record and report on work practices

Learning Outcomes

Please refer to Elements of Competency.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may consist of in class activities, fieldwork observation, presentations & written reports.