Course Title: Plan river restoration works

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5161 Diploma of Conservation and Land Management

Course Title: Plan river restoration works

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 150

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


155T Vocational Health and Sciences


Term2 2009

Course Contact: Helen Corney

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4723

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers planning of river restoration works and defines the standard required to:
restoration strategies are checked for compliance and discussed with client;
develop erosion and sediment control measures;
follow industry guidelines to establish fauna habitat and vegetation species;
document the strategy and submit to the relevant consent authority; prepare a detailed works plan. 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

RTD5522A Plan river restoration works


1. Establish client need

2. Develop the strategy to utilise restoration works

3. Prepare a detailed works plan

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

assessment will include
a research Assignment 
one  test