Certificate III in Urban Pest Management

CPP30115

Course Overview

Average Course Fee: $2341

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Average Course Duration: 1 Year

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Description

This qualification reflects the roles of pest management technicians who are required to identify common urban pests, assess pest problems, consider pest management options, develop pest management plans, liaise with customers and implement pest management strategies.

In most cases, the technician will work alone and have responsibility for managing chemicals and equipment used in pest management as well as for a pest management vehicle, including the vehicle storage area.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to pest management in some States. Relevant state and territory regulatory authorities should be consulted to confirm those requirements.

Student Outcomes

Students who graduate from VET courses are surveyed approximately 6 months after they have completed their training. For more information on the statistics provided in this section, including the different levels (course, field of education, all fields of education) of data available please select the Learn more button below.

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Satisfied with Training

Surveyed graduates of the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) who were satisfied with the training.

Improved Employment Status

Surveyed graduates of the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) who have an improved employment status, such as found work, new job, promotion, pay increase or setup/expansion of own business.

Enrolled in Further Study

Surveyed graduates of the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) who have enrolled in additional training or education.

Median Salary

Median salary for surveyed graduates of the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) who received their first ever full-time job after completion of training.

Top 3 Occupational Outcomes

Following are the top 3 occupation groups that surveyed graduates of the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) are employed as:

Technicians and Trades Workers

36.2%

Technicians and Trades Workers
Labourers

27.5%

Labourers
Machinery Operators and Drivers

13.9%

Machinery Operators and Drivers

Top 3 Employing Industries

Following are the top 3 industries that surveyed graduates of the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field of education (at Certificate III qualification levels) are employed in:

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

22.5%

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
Construction

21.3%

Construction
Administrative and Support Services

15.3%

Administrative and Support Services

All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.

Financial Assistance

The federal, state and territory governments provide financial incentives and support for vocational education and training students to help them gain the skills required to secure and maintain rewarding and sustainable employment.

There are programs for all kinds of students; apprentices and trainees, new job starters, those re-entering the workforce, retraining for a new job or upgrading their skills for an existing job.

 


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Subsidised Training

The following highlighted state and territory governments dedicate funds to reduce or, in some cases, fully cover tuition fees for VET students who wish to study this course. Please check with your preferred training provider to see if you are eligible.
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VET Student Loans

Certain courses are eligible for a VET Student Loan from the Australian Government to assist students with paying tuition fees. The initial debt amount (including the loan fee, if applicable) plus indexation must be paid back once the loan recipient starts earning over a certain amount. The compulsory repayment threshold for the 2017-2018 income year is $55,874.


Career Information

Career development is the ongoing process of managing your life, learning and work. It involves developing the skills and knowledge that enable you to plan and make informed decisions about your education, training and career choices.


Property Services Career Pathway

Certificate III in Urban Pest Management is in the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies Field of Education. For more information about this kind of career, you can explore Property Services .


Stream

Pest Management

Certificate II

Certificate IV

Diploma

Advanced Diploma

Stream

Real Estate/Agency
Property Operations & Strata Management
Security
Surveying & Spatial Information Services
Waste Management
Cleaning Operations
Fire Protection Equipment/Systems
Building Design, Accessibility & Sustainability
Pool & Spa Services

Note: Information provided as a guide only. Chart developed by the Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au). Information in this chart may be reproduced with acknowledgement of its source: "The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au/jpc) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training".



Apprenticeships and Traineeships


Australian Apprenticeships can provide a pathway to a career change for people looking to re-enter the workforce and for people who are currently working. Australian Apprenticeships combine work with training in a national recognised qualification.

This qualification is available as an Australian Apprenticeship or Traineeship in the state and territories coloured in blue on the map.

 


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