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74 TAFE NSW -- Western Sydney Institute -- Course and Career Guide 2010 Green Skills, Agriculture and Horticulture Certificate II in (NRT) Animal Studies Application required -- see page 4 Course No 1045 Training Pkg Animal Care and Management National Code RUV20104 Duration 18 weeks full-time, 1 year part-time Location Richmond Entry level course for people who want to work as an animal attendant or carer in kennels/catteries, animal welfare centres, quarantine, animal parks, research centres and pet shops. Entry requirements: There are no formal educational requirements. Career opportunities: Animal Attendant, Animal Carer. Certificate III in (NRT) Asset Maintenance (Pest Management -- Technical) Course No 1405 Training Pkg Asset Maintenance National Code PRM30204 Duration 1 year part-time Location Richmond For people who want to work as Pest Control Operators. Entry requirements: NSW School Certificate or equivalent, or relevant experience. Career opportunity: Pest Control Operator. Certificate II in (NRT) Asset Maintenance (Waste Management) Course No 3377 Training Pkg Asset Maintenance National Code PRM20504 Duration 1 year part-time Location Blacktown For employees or those wanting to work in the waste management industry. You can do this qualification as part of a traineeship. Entry requirements: There are no formal educational requirements. However, you need access to on-the-job training. Career opportunities: Waste Management Operator, Waste Transport Driver. Certificate IV in (NRT) Asset Maintenance (Waste Management) Course No 379 Training Pkg Asset Maintenance National Code PRM40504 Duration 10 days Location Blacktown TAFE PLUS fee applies You will gain a broad range of skills in controlling waste plant operations, including trouble-shooting common faults and problem-solving. It also provides you with skills to ensure rigorous compliance and duty of care requirements of modern waste management facilities. Safety wear and equipment will be required for site work as well as a calculator for each class. Entry requirements: You must be employed in the waste management industry, or have access to a relevant workplace for the on-the-job training. Career opportunity: Operator Manager in Waste Management industry. Statement of Attainment in (NRT) Chainsaw Operations (Level 1) Course No 17230 Training Pkg Forest and Forest Products Duration 4 days Location Richmond TAFE PLUS fee applies Enables you to select, use and maintain a chainsaw safely and how to safely crosscut and de-limb fallen timber. You should have a high level of fitness. Entry requirement: There are no formal educational requirements. Career opportunity: Chainsaw Operator. Statement of Attainment in (NRT) Chainsaw Operations (Level 2) Course No 17231 Training Pkg Forest and Forest Products Duration 4 days Location Richmond TAFE PLUS fee applies Provides training in the safe use of chainsaws for crosscutting timber and felling level 2 trees. It provides you with chainsaw operation in a range of industries including forestry, agriculture, horticulture, public services and utilities, and recognise situations where the use of a chainsaw is inappropriate and unsafe. Entry requirement: Chainsaw Operations (Level 1) Career opportunity: Chainsaw Operator. Conservation see also Ecologically Sustainable Development page 76, Environmental Studies page 76, Renewable Energy page 71, Sustainable Energy (Career Start) page 82 and Home Sustainability Assessment page 77.