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Certificate IV in Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Management

Get the skills and knowledge required to work in the cultural heritage industry. This is a nationally accredited qualification open to Aboriginal people.

Individuals
Ongoing

Delivered by La Trobe University, this course supports the training requirements of Aboriginal people working with Aboriginal cultural heritage. This course also provides a pathway to higher education.

You'll get to travel around Victoria, exploring local cultural heritage 'On Country' with Traditional Owners, Elders and cultural heritage professionals.

You'll receive a powerful and unique learning environment, both in the classroom and out in the field.

Core units

  • provide first aid
  • inspect and monitor cultural places
  • participate in Workplace Health and Safety processes
  • facilitate meetings in the property industry
  • use maps, plans, drawings and specifications
  • work effectively in the cultural heritage industry
  • investigate cultural heritage landscapes and environments
  • identify and describe cultural heritage materials
  • manage the discovery of human skeletal remains
  • review assessments for legislative compliance
  • contribute to the conservation of cultural heritage places

Electives

  • move and store collection material
  • implement preventive conservation strategies

This course takes place in Melbourne and regional Victoria.

  1. Applications for 2020 are now open

Guidelines

Reviewed 23 September 2019

Contact us

Aboriginal Victoria