How to become a Landcare Worker

Landcare workers perform a range of tasks to maintain and restore native bushland and farmland.

Personal requirements of a Landcare Worker

  • Interested in the preservation of natural bushland
  • Good attention to detail
  • Able to cope with the physical demands of the job
  • Able to work as part of a team

Education & Training for a Landcare Worker

You can work as a landcare worker without formal qualifications. You will probably get some informal training on the job. Entry to this occupation may be improved if you have qualifications. You may like to consider a VET qualification. As subjects and prerequisites can vary between institutions, you should contact your chosen institution for further information. You can also become a landcare worker through a traineeship. Entry requirements may vary, but employers generally require Year 10. For further details, visit

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