Course Title: Protect places of cultural significance

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4391 Certificate IV in Conservation and Land Management

Course Title: Protect places of cultural significance

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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: Bruce Partland

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 8323

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Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to protect places of cultural significance.

This unit applies to those whose work includes protecting Indigenous peoples' places of culture in co-operation with stakeholders and protecting places of cultural significance with reference to Indigenous Communities or line management. A high level of cultural awareness and the need to observe cultural protocols are important in parts of the process.

This unit applies to individuals who demonstrate autonomy, judgement and limited responsibility for others in known or changing contexts.


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:

AHCILM401 Protect places of cultural significance


1. Communicate with stakeholders

2. Conserve significance

3. Manage incident

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may consist of in class activities, presentations, written reports and observation in the workplace.