New Zealand Certificate in Conservation (Operations)
The Skills Organisation
Land, Parks and Wildlife Management
Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.
Learners may enter this qualification either by:
- Experience or qualifications gained from conservation or other sectors
- NCEA Level 1, 2 or 3.
Hold a current Outdoor First Aid certificate.
Qualification outcomes are to be met in accordance with organisational and legislative requirements.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The purpose of this qualification is to provide the conservation and recreation sectors with individuals who have the skills and knowledge to carry out operational conservation work under broad guidance.
This is an entry level qualification designed for people already working in conservation, or those who intend to enter the conservation industry.
Aotearoa/New Zealand will benefit from having operational staff who are able to contribute to sustainable stewardship of the environment through the application of technical skills and knowledge.
What graduates earn
Graduates who studied Environmental Studies at this level can earn:
Median earnings one year after study
Median earnings two years after study
Median earnings five years after study
Status one year after study
Employment rate two years after study
Examples of related scholarships
Transpower Rural Communities Trust Tertiary Grant
Rural Communities Trust
So far, almost 1,000 grants have been approved, totaling well over $600,000.
Wakatū Tertiary Education Scholarship
Wakatu Incorporation New Zealand
Fees and Books
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.