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Diploma of Environmental Monitoring And Technology

National ID: MSS50216 | State ID: BCU9

 

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Training Package Version : MSS 1.0

This qualification applies to environmental officers, environmental protection officers, environmental compliance officers, environmental technicians and similar personnel employed by enterprises and Commonwealth, state/territory and local governments. These personnel often work with environmental scientists, engineers, planners and community groups to manage and conserve natural systems and resources, minimise pollution, remediate/rehabilitate sites and trial practical strategies to protect and improve ecosystems. Their work often involves environmental monitoring and technology, internal auditing and continuous improvements to enhance compliance and minimise the environmental impacts of processes. Government employees may be more involved with external inspection and auditing of enterprises and negotiating appropriate responses to instances of non-compliance.

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Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

The MSS50216 Diploma of Environmental Monitoring and Technology specifies the competencies required to apply a range of methods and technologies to conduct environmental sampling, testing and monitoring in most industry sectors, and to assist environmental scientists, engineers and planners with site assessment, minimising environmental impacts of processes and remediation/rehabilitation of sites.

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Overview

Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Exmouth
Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

Eighteen (18) months

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Full-Time
Part-Time
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Workplace Assessment
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply an understanding of environmental principles to a siteMSS024003BAK93
Assess the environmental risk or impact of a project activity or processMSS025002BAK82
Assist with assessing site environmental indicatorsMSS025001BAK83
Collect routine site samplesMSL952001AWO36
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practicesMSMENV472AWC68
Implement environmental management plans and proceduresMSS024002BAK94
Participate in laboratory or field workplace safetyMSL943002AWO38
Process and present environmental dataMSS024004BAK92
Provide environmental information to customersMSS025004BAK79
Report environmental dataMSS025003BAK81
Undertake environmental field-based monitoringMSL974007AWO05
2 Elective Units - Group A
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist with assessing and monitoring wetlandsMSS025013BAK71
Conduct a sustainability energy auditMSS015011BAL12
Design and supervise complex environmental field surveysMSL975011AWN85
Perform laboratory-based ecological techniquesMSL975017AWN80
Plan and conduct environmental project workMSS025015BAK69
3 Elective Units - Group B
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Perform biological proceduresMSL974006AWO06
Perform sampling and testing of waterMSS024006BAK90
4 Elective Units - Group C
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Perform aseptic techniquesMSL973004AWO20
Perform microscopic examinationMSL973007AWO16
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Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Exmouth
Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

Eighteen (18) months

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Full-Time
Part-Time
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Workplace Assessment
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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The MSS50216 Diploma of Environmental Monitoring and Technology specifies the competencies required to apply a range of methods and technologies to conduct environmental sampling, testing and monitoring in most industry sectors, and to assist environmental scientists, engineers and planners with site assessment, minimising environmental impacts of processes and remediation/rehabilitation of sites.

Further study opportunities:

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply an understanding of environmental principles to a siteMSS024003BAK93
Assess the environmental risk or impact of a project activity or processMSS025002BAK82
Assist with assessing site environmental indicatorsMSS025001BAK83
Collect routine site samplesMSL952001AWO36
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practicesMSMENV472AWC68
Implement environmental management plans and proceduresMSS024002BAK94
Participate in laboratory or field workplace safetyMSL943002AWO38
Process and present environmental dataMSS024004BAK92
Provide environmental information to customersMSS025004BAK79
Report environmental dataMSS025003BAK81
Undertake environmental field-based monitoringMSL974007AWO05
2 Elective Units - Group A
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist with assessing and monitoring wetlandsMSS025013BAK71
Conduct a sustainability energy auditMSS015011BAL12
Design and supervise complex environmental field surveysMSL975011AWN85
Perform laboratory-based ecological techniquesMSL975017AWN80
Plan and conduct environmental project workMSS025015BAK69
3 Elective Units - Group B
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Perform biological proceduresMSL974006AWO06
Perform sampling and testing of waterMSS024006BAK90
4 Elective Units - Group C
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Perform aseptic techniquesMSL973004AWO20
Perform microscopic examinationMSL973007AWO16
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Central Regional TAFE is committed to ensuring that all international students have an enjoyable experience studying in Australia. Students are supported by a dedicated Client Services staff who provide personal counselling, course advice, student support and many other services.

Fees, applications and enrolments for International Students are different to those for local students. International students must be enrolled in full time study on campus.

For more information about courses, enrolment and course fees for international students:

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Department of Training and Workforce Development - Customer Service Centre
Level 7, 3 Forrest Place, Perth WA 6000
Tel: +61 8 9218 2100
Fax: +61 8 9218 2160
Email: study.eti@det.wa.edu.au
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

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

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

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

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

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

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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